Juan Alberto Schiaffino Villano, commonly known as ‘Pepe’ was born on the 28th Jul 1925 in Montevideo. Growing up, Pepe would play football in the parks of Pocitos before joining the youth team of local neighbourhood team Palermo. Moves to Olympia and Nacional followed before at 18 years of age his brother – Raul – […]
Posts Tagged ‘World Cup’
Alan Robins turns his attention to Iran and a player who netted them for them at the World Cup in 1998.
Armando Picchi is the latest player to feature in Alan Robins’ legends series.
Bosnia and Herzegovina, who didn’t enjoy the best of World Cup debuts, have produced some great players through the years.
Cabeza Mágica of Ecuador is the latest player to be profiled by Alan Robins.
Igor Netto of Russia is the latest player to feature in Alan Robins’ legends series.
Alan Robins discusses the man considered the greatest Honduras player ever.
After wall-to-wall football for the past two weeks or so, we have finally gotten to Friday, June 27, the first day of the World Cup without any games.
Alan Robins discusses the latest World Cup disappointment for England and how they can go about changing their fortunes.
Alan Robins looks at one of the Korea Republic’s great players Cha Bum Kun.