Wednesday, 9 July 2014
The flamboyant centre-back had made a major contribution to Brazil's march to the World Cup semi-finals, but all his good work came crashing down in 90 disastrous minutes
Sunday, 6 July 2014
The Manchester City stopper has been called into question after Gonzalo Higuain's strike sent Argentina through but is the 28-year-old really to blame for his country's exit?
Saturday, 5 July 2014
With the Liverpool striker set to join Barcelona, is Chelsea's Belgian winger capable of taking up the mantle to become the poster-boy of England's top division?
Goal's weekly column looks at how the Barcelona forward can revitalise the north Londoners' immediate fortunes while Liverpool will be searching for a Luis Suarez replacement
Friday, 4 July 2014
Are we blessed with a golden age of shot-stoppers? Have conditions in Brazil favoured the men between the posts or is it as simple as poor finishing and fortuitous keeping?
Thursday, 3 July 2014
The winger has a host of English clubs chasing his signature after an impressive World Cup with Chile and could yet be involved in one of the transfers of the summer
The Premier League club will not allow the striker to leave for less than his release clause but voters in our poll insist that the Uruguay international needs to be offloaded
Wednesday, 2 July 2014
The Real Madrid winger was the match winner as Argentina booked their place in the World Cup quarter-finals but could he be set for a switch to the Premier League?
Tuesday, 1 July 2014
Belgium fielded the likes of Jan Vertonghen and Marouane Fellaini as they looked to dump out USA, while Pablo Zabaleta was in action for Argentina against Switzerland
COMMENT: The PSG star has yet to cement a position in his national coach's plans and could even be overlooked against Switzerland despite Sergio Aguero's injury
Saturday, 28 June 2014
Goal's weekly column looks at the latest in the transfer market, including the Red Devils' double swoop for Ander Herrera and Luke Shaw, and Manchester City's capture of Fernando
Friday, 27 June 2014
SPECIAL REPORT: The city of Manaus has been one of the successes of the tournament but facilities built in preparation for team base camps remain unused
Thursday, 26 June 2014
Belgium handed to starts to the likes of Kevin Mirallas and Adnan Januzaj as they looked to see off the challenge of South Korea while an Arsenal trio featured for Germany
The new arrival at Old Trafford will link up with two familiar faces while USA and Germany celebrate after they reached the last 16 of the World Cup
The Liverpool star was handed a four-month global suspension from all football activity by Fifa after being found guilty of biting Giorgio Chiellini and he can have no complaints
The Amazonian capital has charmed visitors from all over the globe but failure to find a buyer for its 40,000-seater ground, built for the World Cup, could force spending cuts
Wednesday, 25 June 2014
Following their draw with Costa Rica, a record 11th by a team in tournament history, the Three Lions mounted up a plethora of unwelcome titles... and Goal has them all
Tuesday, 24 June 2014
The Uruguay and Liverpool man was looking to down Italy in a do-or-die clash, while the Manchester United midfielder took to the field against an impressive Colombia side
Monday, 23 June 2014
Would Oscar make a decisive impact for Brazil against Cameroon? Could Juan Mata come off the bench to steal the show for Spain? Find out in Goal's round-up below!
The Belgium striker disappointed for a second time in Brazil and his performances thus far are doing little to convince Jose Mourinho he can lead the line at Stamford Bridge