from Breakingviews:

A creative NFL would lean in to Sheryl Sandberg as commissioner

October 8, 2014

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The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Breakingviews:

German soccer glory was predictable – with luck

July 13, 2014

By Robert Cole

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

If only Argentine economy matched soccer success

July 13, 2014

By Christopher Swann

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Photographers' Blog:

The people’s game

July 1, 2014

Sao Paulo, Brazil

By Eddie Keogh

Former Liverpool F.C. manager Bill Shankly once said: "Some people believe football is a matter of life and death, I am very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much, much more important than that."

from Breakingviews:

Evonik in $400 mln soccer deal it doesn’t need

June 30, 2014

By Olaf Storbeck

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Photographers' Blog:

The soccer ball as protagonist

June 30, 2014

Brasilia, Brazil

By Ueslei Marcelino

Most Brazilians, rich or poor, are passionate about soccer. But that’s not to say that this love of the sport permanently unites the nation - recent protests over the World Cup have made that clear.

from Breakingviews:

Numbers show Germany will beat Brazil to World Cup

June 27, 2014

By Robert Cole and Peter Thal Larsen

The authors are Reuters Breakingviews columnists. The opinions expressed are their own.

from Breakingviews:

Spexit comes two years late

June 19, 2014

By Fiona Maharg-Bravo

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Brazil’s companies need soccer team’s global clout

June 12, 2014

By Dominic Elliott

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from John Lloyd:

Corruption predates the World Cup, but it doesn’t have to live past it

By John Lloyd
June 12, 2014

An aerial shot shows the Arena Fonte Nova  stadium, one of the stadiums hosting the 2014 World Cup soccer matches, in Salvador

Crooked sports didn’t begin with FIFA or the World Cup. The truth is, the fix has been in since the beginning of time.