On its 15th anniversary, FIFA.com recalls how, despite a superb performance from Vasco Da Gams’s Felipe, Roberto Carlos and Raul propelled Real Madrid to the Intercontinental Cup in a Tokyo thriller.
In the second part of FIFA.com's exclusive interview with Clarence Seedorf, the veteran Botafogo star speaks about educating his young team-mates and his own ambitions for a career in coaching.
Legendary Dutch midfielder Clarence Seedorf speaks to FIFA.com about his successful integration into Brazilian football with Botafogo, and the differences between the game in Europe and in his adopted country.
FIFA.com’s stats review makes positive reading for a Clarence Seedorf-inspired Botafogo, Columbus Crew and Panama, and the opposite for Portland Timbers, Mexico and a Colombian red-card vacuum.
With 11 member of Luiz Felipe Scolari’s FIFA Confederations Cup squad, plus the likes of Alexandre Pato, Diego Forlan, Ronaldinho and Clarence Seedorf on show, the Brasileirao 2013 promises much.
In our regular Sunday feature, FIFA.com presents you with some of the biggest names in football who will be celebrating their birthdays over the coming week.