Best of World Soccer

  • Face to Face: Paolo Rossi

    Face to Face: Paolo Rossi

    December 14, 2020

    RIP Paolo Rossi (1956 – 2020) In 1982,World Soccer launched its prestigious end of year awards. In the year that Italy won the World Cup, Paolo Rossi was voted Player of the Year and Enzo Bearzot Manager of the Year.…

  • Special Report: Lionel Messi Saga

    Special Report: Lionel Messi Saga

    November 23, 2020

    Lionel Messi‚Äôs transfer request triggered one of the biggest sagas in the history of football. Sid Lowe tells the story of how it all played out…

  • Player Biography: Blaise Matuidi

    Player Biography: Blaise Matuidi

    November 23, 2020

    This summer, Blaise Matuidi became David Beckham’s first high profile signing at Inter Miami, after years of proving his critics wrong…

  • Face to Face: Arjen Robben

    Face to Face: Arjen Robben

    November 23, 2020

    Just over a year after playing his final game for Bayern Munich, Arjen Robben is back at boyhood club Groningen. The 36-year-old ended his career in 2019, but when he felt an urge to return, there was only one team…