Reuters Soccer Blog

Are AC Milan now Serie A favourites?

September 3, 2010

As the dust settles after the end of the transfer window, Italian soccer fans are gradually coming to terms with a possible shift in power at the top.

Is Guardiola the man to tame Robinho?

October 15, 2009

“Of course I would like to play for Barca, who wouldn’t? We could have a lot of fun. It would be a pleasure to play with Messi, with my colleague Alves, with Xavi, Iniesta, Ibrahimovic, with all of them. They are a brilliant team.

How to frustrate Brazil — by Robinho

September 12, 2008

Brazil playersRobinho was so keen to rub it in after Brazil’s 3-0 win over Chile on Sunday that he inadvertently gave some invaluable advice to Bolivia, their opponents in Wednesday’s World Cup qualifier.

Have Real Madrid lost their transfer market mojo?

September 3, 2008

Van der Vaart and Schuster

Have the nine-times European champions Real Madrid lost their pulling power, or did they just play the market badly this time?

Vlog on the pitch — transfer deadline day

September 2, 2008

Owen Wyatt is joined by a sober-shirted Jon Bramley to discuss the deadline day transfer deals.

Another false dawn for City?

September 2, 2008

Robinho in thumb-sucking celebrationManchester City fans aren’t used to breaking the British transfer record, but that was the headline that turned up after pub closing time once the Robinho deal had been completed. Despite what we might have feared, it wasn’t just the effect of the beer either.