Next week on FIFA.com
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Published every Thursday, 'Next Week on FIFA.com' previews the upcoming highlights on FIFA.com.

Interview with Oliver Kahn
You, the FIFA.com users, have asked, and the German legend has answered. Next week, you will be able to read the 'Ask your star' exclusive with the former goalkeeper, who speaks about his life, the ups and downs of his football career and the secret of his success.

Classic Football
FC Zurich versus Grasshoppers, held for the first time in 1897, shows no signs of diminishing in intensity. FIFA.com will take you through the history of the derby, and in our Classic Club section the spotlight will be on Egyptian giants Zamalek.

We will also revisit the 2-2 draw between Japan and Iraq on 28 October 1993, when a 90th-minute goal by Iraq's Jaffar Salman cost the former a place at the 1994 FIFA World Cup USA™, and profile Spanish legend Luis Suarez, who starred for Barcelona, Inter Milan and Spain.

Ranking
Up nine places to 149th on the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking, the Maldives are enjoying an upswing of form, having recently recorded back-to-back wins over Philippines and Bhutan.

What to watch
All eyes will be on the 2008/09 UEFA Champions League final on 27 May. FIFA.com will bring you extensive coverage of the titanic clash between Barcelona and Manchester United at Rome's Stadio Olimpico.

FIFA.com's hidden gem
The second installment of the new monthly women's football roundup' will be published. It will include news on the UEFA Women's Cup final, season finales in Europe, and the Women's Professional Soccer championship in the USA.