Reuters Soccer Blog

Rivaldo, Ronaldo and that last big pay cheque

August 28, 2008

Rivaldo

If you had told Rivaldo a few years ago that he would end up playing in Uzbekistan, it is doubtful he would have believed you.

Was Hughes right to enter the Man City soap opera?

August 12, 2008

Thaksin Shinawatra

Manchester United fans once popularised the old Monty Python song ‘Always look on the bright side of life’ as a stadium chant but it is their neighbours at Manchester City for whom those words have become almost a way of life during the past 32 years without a trophy.  

Is Eriksson the right man for Mexico?

May 30, 2008

Sven salutes the crowdSven-Goran Eriksson has not even been sacked by Manchester City, yet he already finds himself under fire in Mexico where he is widely expected to be named as the replacement for Hugo Sanchez.