Wednesday, 9 July 2014

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The Mexico international, who starred in goal at the World Cup, is now a free agent and says that he will take his time before selecting where he will play next season

Sunday, 6 July 2014

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The 27-year-old added to his burgeoning reputation with another highly impressive performance for Costa Rica in a penalty shootout defeat to Netherlands in Salvador on Saturday

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Players from seven English top-flight sides were in action as both Argentina and Netherlands won through to the semi-finals, with the Belgian contingent going home

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The Costa Rica coach was proud of his players but hit out at the standard of refereeing after their quarter-final defeat to Netherlands in Salvador on Saturday

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Tim Krul came on as a late substitute to save two penalties from Los Ticos, as they pushed Oranje all the way in a tightly-contested game in Salvador, with Navas in form again

Saturday, 5 July 2014

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Louis Van Gaal's bold decision to bring the Newcastle goalkeeper on for Jasper Cillessen in extra-time was ultimately proved right after he became the shootout hero

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Follow Goal's LIVE commentary as Louis van Gaal and Robin van Persie aim to break the resolve of Keylor Navas and the tournament's surprise packages in Salvador

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After leaving Chelsea, the midfielder admits he has a number of options available to him, while he is also yet to make a decision on his international future

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The Galatasaray midfielder insists that his side must afford their quarter-final opponents the appropriate respect, acknowledging that there are no guarantees of victory

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Jorge Luis Pinto's side have provided one of the heartwarming tales of this World Cup but can they rouse themselves again to trouble Netherlands and reach the last four?

Thursday, 3 July 2014

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The winger admitted to simulation during the first half of Netherlands' last-16 win but insisted that Rafael Marquez’s challenge deserved to be punished with the award of a penalty

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The president of the United States of America spoke with goalkeeper Tim Howard and Clint Dempsey following the nation's World Cup exit to Belgium

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The 32-year-old insists he turned down the chance for even higher wages and admits David Beckham played a part in helping him to make the switch to America

Wednesday, 2 July 2014

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The defender is delighted to have increased his nation's footballing profile at the World Cup in Brazil after helping lead Jorge Luis Pinto's side to the quarter-finals

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Colombia's emerging superstar is joined by Brazil heroes Julio Cesar and David Luiz in our select XI of the first knockout stage of this summer's tournament

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The German expects to be in charge in Russia in four years after his side's dramatic last-16 exit from the World Cup, beaten 2-1 after extra time by Belgium in a thrilling game

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Jurgen Klinsmann's side had a chance to make history and continue to captivate a nation on Tuesday but a lacklustre performance saw their World Cup dream end in the second round

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The Everton goalkeeper kept Marc Wilmots's men at bay for 98 minutes before finally being beaten by Kevin De Bruyne's low strike but United States still ensured a frantic finale

Tuesday, 1 July 2014

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With the group stage of this summer's tournament now over, Goal takes a look at what each remaining country must do to reach the Maracana on July 13

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Nothing could separate the two team in 90 minutes but after a frantic extra time period the Red Devils did enough to book a place in the World Cup quarter-finals against Argentina