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 1 month ago 14,492 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 1 month ago 5,700 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 1 month ago 5,666 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 5 months ago 3,225 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 7 months ago 1,636 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 8 months ago 4,263 reads 2 comments

  7. Juan Roman Riquelme Free Kick Goal in Boca Juniors vs. River Plate Superclasico

    Juan Roman Riquelme decided to retire from football in 2012, but came out of retirement the next year and returned to Boca Juniors , presumably with the intention of scoring ...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 11 months ago 5,791 reads 6 comments