Welcome to the latest World Soccer newsletter. This month we bring you an exclusive interview with Guus Hiddink, in which the Dutch coach reflects on his time in charge at Chelsea. Plus, there’s a profile of Giuseppe Rossi, the Italian striker who provided the only bright spot in an otherwise dismal Confederations Cup campaign for the World Cup holders.
Also, in the wake of the Confed Cup, regular columnist Brian Glanville questions the current quality of international football, while World Soccer editor, Gavin Hamilton wonders how Real Madrid can afford to embark on such a lavish summer spending spree.
The new issue of World Soccer looks in detail at Real’s splurge and questions the long term viability of a strategy based on debt.
Elsewhere, Germany coach Joachim Low discusses the unique challenges facing German football, while, our Dispatches section brings you even more in-depth coverage from around the globe and includes reports from Argentina, Spain, Iran, North Korea, Brazil, and South Africa.
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