Franz Beckenbauer

World Soccer: People outside Germany will findit inconceivable that you want to take Bayern out of one of the world’s great stadia. Franz Beckenbauer: The…

Javier Clemente

Javier Clemente sits at home in Spain waiting for the call – any call. He is one of a select band of leading coaches who…

Gheorghe Hagi

So you’ve definitely decided that this is to be your final season. That’s a real pity. GHEORGHE HAGI: Pity or not – my age doesn’t…

Bora Milutinovic

World Soccer: Is it true someone suggested raising a statue of you next to the statue of Mao in Tiananmen Square? Bora Milutinovic: After what…

Alessandro Nesta

World Soccer: It’s inevitable that speculation will start again about your future. Will you be with Lazio at the end of the season? ALESSANDRO NESTA:…

Florentino Perez

WORLD SOCCER: Real Madrid were more than œ200million in debt when you took over. Were you shocked at the true state of the crisis? Florentino…

Raul

Are you pleased with the season so far? You’ve scored 14 League goals in 23 matches. RAUL: I’m satisfiedbut I always think I can do…

Roberto Carlos

WorldSoccer: Would you say this has been your best season? You’re playing like you’ve never played before. ROBERTO CARLOS: Yes, definitely. Is there a reason?…

Ronaldo

RONALDO: I’ve hardly stopped in these past few months. I’ve been doing two training sessions a day – morning and afternoon – which is quite…

Ronaldo

‘The Phenomenon’ may be back, but his return to full fitness continues to be dogged by doubts over whether he will ever be the same…