Friday 31 October 2014
COMMENT: City have beaten United in five out of the last six Premier League clashes between the pair, but Louis van Gaal is closing the gap as they prepare for Sunday's meeting
Goal determines how the marquee player from each of the eight sides have faired so far in the ISL...
Thursday 30 October 2014
After his latest comments caused a stir with Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti, Goal takes a look at some of the Fifa president's more unfortunate moments in his 16-year mandate
COMMENT: The Bianconeri's indifferent recent form came to a head with a late defeat at Genoa, giving their coach his biggest test since replacing Antonio Conte in the summer
With the 23-man shortlist for the prestigious award released, Goal's Brendon Netto suggests that the Ballon d'Or is still only a two-horse race...
COMMENT: The Nerazzurri coach was thankful for a late penalty winner against Sampdoria, but there are still serious question marks over his future
A Giacomo Bonaventura cracker clawed the Rossoneri back into the match after Victor Ibarbo put the home side up as the honours were split at Stadio Sant'Elia
A 94th minute Luca Antonini finish defeated Juventus at the very death, with heroic goalkeeping from Mattia Perin keeping the Rossoblu in the game long enough to grab a winner
A 90th minute Mauro Icardi penalty secured a second consecutive 1-0 victory for the Nerazzurri, bringing an end to Sinisa Mihajlovic's side's unbeaten run
Goal took in the action at the Imtech Arena, where the visitors raced into an early lead and never looked back, booking their place in the next round of the DFB-Pokal
Los Blancos suffered a shock when Oscar Munoz cancelled out Raphael Varane's opener, but they went on to begin their Copa del Rey defence with a comfortable victory
Wednesday 29 October 2014
The German has been recognised for leading USA to the last 16 in Brazil this summer but did he merit inclusion ahead of the likes of Costa Rica counterpart Jorge Luis Pinto?
After Fifa revealed their 23-man shortlist for the 2014 Fifa Ballon d'Or, Goal's editors around the world voted on which three stars should finish on the podium
The Chief Editor of Goal South Africa, Ignat Manjoo, reflects on the senseless killing of Senzo Meyiwa and tells a very personal story of the problem of crime in his nation
COMMENT: While Cesc has been a revelation on his return to the Premier League with Chelsea, his former team-mate looks out of sorts in Luis Enrique's side at Camp Nou
Harm Van Veldhoven's side are unbeaten in the tournament and have looked impressive on all fronts so far.
Playing the full 90 minutes for the second time in three days, the Ivorian underlined that he has not come back to Stamford Bridge merely for ceremony
Late Mario Balotelli and Dejan Lovren efforts cancel out Marvin Emnes opener to rescue the Reds and halt a run of disappointing results.
Didier Drogba gave the Blues the lead but a late equaliser from Andy Mangan wasn't enough to force extra time as Jermaine Grandison scored an unfortunate own goal
Tuesday 28 October 2014
COMMENT: The exclusion of the Uruguayan and Xabi Alonso from the shortlist makes a mockery of the search to find the year's best 23 footballers