Reuters Soccer Blog

Kissing the badge, and other inadvisable ideas

January 16, 2009

Score goals, kiss badge, declare love for fans, sign long-term contract, collect wages, change your mind and decide you want out a few months later; it’s becoming all too familiar.

Real fans glad to see back of Schuster, welcome Ramos

December 10, 2008

Chatting with Real Madrid fans outside the Bernabeu ahead of their Champions League match against Zenit St Petersburg on Wednesday, the overwhelming attitude expressed was one of relief that the club was rid of Bernd Schuster.

Ramos replaces Schuster at Real – your views

December 9, 2008

The Bernabeu axe has fallen again with Bernd Schuster sacked as Real Madrid coach and Juande Ramos coming in to replace him.

Vlog on the pitch — What is Liverpool’s secret this season?

November 12, 2008

Tottenham’s struggles have dominated the Premier League headlines so far this season, taking some of the spotlight off a great start for Rafa Benitez and Liverpool.

So what now for Tottenham?

October 27, 2008

A seismic weekend at Tottenham resulted in the ruthless cull of Juande Ramos and his coaching team and the sacking of director of football Damien Comolli.

Vlog on the Pitch — Ramos on the ropes at Spurs

October 3, 2008

It’s not easy being a Spurs fan at the moment and if the team suffer another bad result against Hull City on Sunday it’s going to be an uncomfortable international break for Juande Ramos.