Welcome to the latest World Soccer newsletter. This month we bring you an exclusive interview with Carlos Tevez in which the Argentinian striker talks about playing alongside Rooney and Ronaldo at Old Trafford. Plus we speak to Sevilla’s sporting director Monchi, who reflects on the departure of Juande Ramos to Spurs. There’s also a profile of Kaka who has added the World Soccer World Player of the Year title to his European Footballer of the Year award.
The new issue of World Soccer reveals the results of our 2007 poll for player, manager, team and young player of the year. Plus, we speak to Carlos Alberto Parreira, the man charged with bringing World Cup glory to hosts South Africa in 2010. There’s also a comprehensive review of another eventful year in world football.
Brian Glanville looks back on Steve McClaren’s ill-fated reign as England manager and tries to identify his potential successor. Elsewhere, Paul Gardner comes up with some innovative ideas to improve the World Cup, while Jim Holden looks at the fundamental problems that continue to undermine English football.
With the 16 Euro 2008 finalists now in place, we’re also continuing our countdown to the finals with in-depth features on Croatia and France.
This month’s country spotlight focuses on Switzerland, as it prepares to host next summer’s European Championships, while our travel feature looks at the delights on offer in Paris.
Our Memories feature looks back on the Dynamite Danish side that took the football world by storm in the 1980s, while the Pros’ Pro focuses on Nicolas Anelka.
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