Friday, 25 July 2014
The behind-the-scenes quest for a competitive advantage over rivals is the focus for the latest report in our series on the unreal journey to the top of the game
The Serie A giants struggled without their enigmatic centre forward in their first match of the pre-season International Champions Cup under new coach Filippo Inzaghi
The Ivorian striker, a Premier League- and Champions League-winning hero at Stamford Bridge, has made a sensational return but does he risk ruining his legacy?
Unlike their rivals for a top-four finish, the Red Devils have much of their transfer business ahead of them and are in far greater need of reinforcements - so how will they look?
Thursday, 24 July 2014
Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown discusses advances in sports science and Arsene Wenger's influence on the preparations of a modern footballer
The Brazilian is set to become one of Liverpool's main creative forces following the departure of Luis Suarez and the 22-year-old shone in a roaming role against Roma
The five-year wait for the Catalan giants to sign a central defender is over but the capture of Jeremy Mathieu from Valencia is indicative of wider problems at Camp Nou
The new Tottenham signing made his first appearance since signing from Swansea City in a pre-season friendly against Toronto FC and made his presence felt going forward
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
Who needs a photographer? Goal has teamed up with Huawei to look at how the stars at the Emirates Stadium are putting themselves in the picture by jumping on the latest trend
Inspirational coaches and former players have a key role in the unreal journey of many young hopefuls who make the leap into the professional game
The former Netherlands manager takes training as the 25-man squad that he picked for the Red Devils' tour get ready for their pre-season opener against LA Galaxy
The 50-year-old returns for his second stint as coach of the Selecao as the CBF refuses calls for a revolution and reverts to type after Luiz Felipe Scolari's World Cup disaster
The 23-year-old will attempt to rebuild his career at the Britannia Stadium after having once been heralded as the next big thing alongside Argentina superstar Messi
The Colombian attacking midfielder completed a big-money move from Monaco to Real Madrid on Tuesday - Goal highlights a few things that you might not have realised about him
After losing Luis Suarez from an already thin squad, Brendan Rodgers has set about cultivating greater flexibility in attack but must buy further to decide upon a settled defence
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Real Madrid's £63 million signing rocketed to global fame at this summer's World Cup, but just how impressive was he for his French club during their domestic campaign?
The former Selecao coach returns for his second spell in charge of the national side having previously spent four eventful years in the dugout
The Colombian's arrival at Santiago Bernabeu will only add to the European champions' attacking arsenal but could force Carlo Ancelotti into another tactical shift
Goal teams up with Gatorade for a new series examining the component parts of the unreal journey from talented hopeful to elite player. First up is the family
The Italy striker looks set to leave AC Milan this summer for a cut-price fee but despite being an often frustrating figure, the former Manchester City man is capable of genius