1. Juan Roman Riquelme's Career Was a Beautiful Journey Yet an Uncomfortable Ride

    Jorge Valdano would surely have become a poet had he not decided to dedicate himself to a life in football. He is, in fact, one of the best writers ever to have dealt with football...

    Guillem Balague Written by Guillem Balague about 4 months ago 14,630 reads 8 comments

  2. Juan Roman Riquelme's 10 Most Memorable Moments and Accomplishments

    Juan Roman Riquelme was an artist. A rare one. Yes, he bickered with managers, and no, he didn't make the impact with Argentina he might have, but over nearly two decades in professional ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 4 months ago 5,730 reads 8 comments

  3. Juan Roman Riquelme Retires from Football: Full Details, Comment and Reaction

    Former Argentina, Boca Juniors and Villarreal magician Juan Roman Riquelme has called time on his illustrious footballing career...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 4 months ago 5,698 reads 25 comments

  4. Argentina vs. Brazil: 10 Great Goals from Down the Years

    Argentina's meetings with Brazil are unmissable dates on the football calendar. Be they World Cup qualifiers, Copa America games or even friendlies, nobody on either side gives less than 100 per cent against their fiercest rivals...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 8 months ago 3,247 reads 2 comments

  5. Diego Milito and Riquelme Shine on Return to Boyhood Clubs

    Argentine football is a cutthroat business. The best players tend to enjoy all too little time at the clubs that nurture them and introduce them to the world, swiftly moving on to ...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 10 months ago 1,647 reads 0 comments

  6. Juan Roman Riquelme and 5 Returning Argentine Heroes

    The reception Juan Roman Riquelme received on Sunday afternoon as he finally returned to the club that moulded him into one of the greatest playmaking talents of the modern era was moving in the extreme...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 10 months ago 4,273 reads 2 comments