Reuters Soccer Blog

Doesn’t Clarke deserve a better Chelsea send-off?

September 12, 2008

Clarke and MourinhoAfter 20 years’  loyal service most employees can expect a carriage clock or a bottle of wine. When your employer is one of the richest men in the world, and some of your colleagues earn more than 100,000 pounds a week, you might even hold out hope for a silver hip flask or even a set of golf clubs and a cheery farewell.

Will Shevchenko ever rediscover his old form?

August 26, 2008

Andriy Shevchenko has completed his move back to AC Milan but unlike Ronaldinho’s arrival in July, there was no fanfare from the Rossoneri.

Eto’o proves transfer talk is not always tittle-tattle

July 18, 2008

Very few people believed the story that Samuel Eto’o was considering a move to Uzbekistan’s Kuruvchi.

Chelsea inadvertently trigger Queiroz departure

July 11, 2008

Chelsea’s gain in recruiting Luiz Felipe Scolari as their new manager has spelt pain for Manchester United — at least in the short term.Queiroz with Ferguson

Vlog on the pitch – Reactions to Scolari’s arrival

July 9, 2008

Luiz Felipe Scolari held his first news conference as Chelsea manager on Tuesday.

Scolari the showman could outdo Mourinho

July 9, 2008

Luiz Felipe ScolariHowever Chelsea’s fortunes unfold on the field during the coming season, the presence of new manager Luiz Felipe Scolari at Stamford Bridge should guarantee no shortage of entertainment off it.

Should video challenges be used in soccer?

July 8, 2008

Anyone who tuned into Wimbledon over the past fortnight would have seen how the world’s best tennis players have the right to challenge line calls they deem incorrect.

A special mission for Mourinho – saving Serie A

July 7, 2008

Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho, who hopes to sign Frank Lampard this week, sees winning trophies as just part of his job as the new coach of Inter Milan.

Vlog on the pitch at QPR – Can money buy lasting success?

July 3, 2008

Can money buy lasting success in football? This week vlog on the pitch host Owen Wyatt hangs out with some models to find out.