World Soccer magazine

  • World Soccer: January 2014

    December 13, 2013

    The January 2014 issue of World Soccer is now on sale. In this special issue we review the year and publish the results of our Player, Team and Manager of the Year poll. We also preview the forthcoming Club World Cup which pits Franck Ribery's all-conquering Bayern Munich side against the Ronaldinho-inspired Atletico Mineiro. We have our usual array of Dispatches, which this month come from the United States, Germany, Mexico, France and elsewhere. Plus, the usual array of informed opinion from our established group of columnists. Plus, we continue our World Cup countdown by examining the credentials of four more of the qualifiers.

  • World Soccer: September 2013

    August 23, 2013

    The September 2013 issue of World Soccer looks at the 75 leading players to watch out for over the coming season. One of the hottest prospects in European football, Bayern Munich's Mario Gotze, is the subject our Player Biography. We look back at Atletico Mineiro's Libertadores Cup triumph and examine the role played in that success by Ronaldinho. Elsewhere, we examine the ramifications of the report detailing German doping, plus we take a trip round the Juventus stadium on our Soccer Stadium tour. We also have our usual array of Dispatches plus an exclusive interview with new Roma coach Rudi Garcia.

  • World Soccer: April 2013

    March 15, 2013

    In the April issue of World Soccer Napoli's in-demand striker, Edinson Cavani, is the subject of our Player Profile. We have a special report on the 100 most wanted players in world football. The club focus looks at mega-rich Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala, who have come from a war zone but have set their sights on joining the European elite. Christoper Samba is interviewed, while we visit Ajax's Amsterdam Arena for this month's stadium tour. Plus, our usual diverse range of Dispatches from countries as diverse as Spain, Brazil, USA, Malaysia and Greenland.

  • World Soccer: October 2012

    September 21, 2012

    In the October issue of World Soccer we bring your our essential guide to this season's Champions League and Europa League. This includes a team-by-team guide to the 32 clubs competing in the Champions League, with every club analysed and every player profiled. This month's Stadium Tour visits the San Siro, iconic venue and home to both Milan clubs. Our Dispatches correspondents traverse the globe to bring you stories from Spain, France, Argentina and Brazil. Former England coach Steve McClaren, now flourishing at FC Twente, provides a fascinating face-to-face interview.

  • World Soccer: May 2012

    April 6, 2012

    In the May issue of World Soccer, we continue our countdown to the Euro 2012 finals by focussing on the playmakers and forwards who promise to shine this summer, as well as identifying the secret weapons who will be looking to make their mark. David Silva is this month's featured Player Biography, while Rio De Janeiro is our Soccer City and Boca Juniors are the subject of the Club Focus. With dispatches from Spain, Brazil, Cameroon, Germany and elsewhere as well as interviews with Carlo Ancelotti and Andriy Shevchenko, be sure not to miss out on this month's World Soccer.