The Costa Rica international has seemingly earned himself a move to the Bundesliga club with his superb performances in the past 12 months.
Friday, July 11, 2014
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Mexico's top flight has long enjoyed superiority over its northern neighbor, but it must adapt to maintain its continental dominance.
Keylor Navas, Rafa Marquez and Clint Dempsey headline the best XI from Brazil after the region enjoyed a standout World Cup.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
The Mexico international who starred at this year's World Cup is now a free agent and says he will take his time before selecting where he will play next season.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Following a strong showing in the World Cup, the Seattle Sounders fullback is drawing interest from a growing list of European clubs and a deal could be made this week.
Monday, July 7, 2014
The Tico backstop followed up an excellent season at Levante with a tremendous showing on the world's largest stage.
A strong performance in Brazil has put a number of high-profile Mexico stars in the thoughts of many big clubs in Europe.
Sunday, July 6, 2014
The versatile defender will continue with Bolton after a successful campaign there last season.
Saturday, July 5, 2014
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
Tim Krul came on as a late substitute to save two Costa Rica penalties, as los Ticos pushed Oranje all of the way in a tightly contested game in Salvador, with Navas in form again.
The Dutch never could find a way past Keylor Navas, but advanced to the semifinals after taking a 4-3 win on penalties.
Costa Rica has provided one of the heartwarming tales of this World Cup but can the team rouse itself again to trouble the Netherlands?
Friday, July 4, 2014
The U.S. national team striker is expected to miss six to eight weeks after surgery to correct the nagging injury.
The Dutch winger admitted that he was guilty of simulation in his country's win over Mexico, and the Tico's coach is "very worried" about a repeat performance at Arena Fonte Nova.
Jesus Martinez Murguia says there is "nothing concrete" regarding a possible move for the holding midfielder.
Goal columnist Ives Galarcep and Sporting News writer Mike DeCourcy are in Brazil to provide updates throughout the tournament.
The Oranje have a selection dilemma as they consider a replacement for the injured midfielder while the Central Americans have slight concerns over their star keeper.
With the last eight upon us, Goal takes a look at all of the teams' record in Brazil so far.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
After a second-straight exit in the round of 16, it's time for U.S. fans to expect more from their men's national team.
The U.S. national team striker says he suffered a grade two hamstring tear and that the timetable for his return was "realistically very late in the tournament."