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8 September 2016
It's been 50 years since the Brazilian made his debut for a growing club on the outskirts of Sao Paulo. By the time Pele left, he was the greatest goalscorer of all time and had transformed the Peixe into a global force
2 April 2016
He’s played for Roma for 20 years, scoring 300 goals, and won the World Cup, but still Francesco Totti doesn’t get the love he deserves on these shores. It’s time to pay your respects before it’s too late...
24 March 2016
Mesmerising player, revolutionary coach, brilliant pundit: for 40 years, Johan Cruyff has entertained, enthralled and inspired legions of football fans all over the world. Simon Kuper pays tribute to the Dutch master...
8 July 2014
The greatest legend in Real Madrid's history...
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