Sunday, December 8, 2013
Las Aguilas are in position to win a record 12th Mexican title, but in-form Leon will be a difficult opponent in the final.
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Goal measures up the players who were in action during the MLS Cup Final, as Kansas City lifted its second-ever league title.
Travel distances and soaring temperatures could hamper sides before they even set foot on the pitch in Brazil - Goal takes a look at the contrasting fortunes of those involved
The former U.S. captain gives an inside look on what the Stars and Stripes can expect in the group stages against Germany, Ghana and Portugal.
Friday, December 6, 2013
The former Germany captain knows his country is one of the strongest sides headed to Brazil, but it still has unresolved lineup issues.
Goal brings you the full list of locations and times for all 48 group games during the 2014 showpiece in Brazil
The Germany legend admits he "had a feeling" he would draw Joachim Low's side and is wary of the threat posed by Ghana and Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal.
Acknowledging the challenges presented by Germany, Portugal and Ghana, Clint Dempsey and Co. looked ahead to the Americans' World Cup schedule.
The Selecao coach felt that his side did well to secure a favorable group and hopes that the tournament home side's familiarity with the conditions would be an advantage.
Group G is an immensely difficult group, but there may be a path for the Americans to make their way to the knockout stages.
The draw for the finals in Brazil next year has left a number of parties celebrating their good luck, but for others there was little more than dismay at what is to come.
The United States national team has been drawn into what many consider the World Cup's 'Group of Death' and will have a chance to become one of the world's best.
Goal's Ives Galarcep teams up with Sporting News' Mike DeCourcy and Marcus DiNitto to discuss the results of today's World Cup draw in Brazil
Goal’s experts offer their reactions to the World Cup draw in Group G where Germany, Ghana, USA, and Portugal were pooled together
Mexico ended up with a better draw than its regional rivals but will have to improve upon the form it showed in 2013 to have any chance of making a deep run.
Jurgen Klinsmann's men will meet their coach's home nation, some old foes and Cristiano Ronaldo in next summer's World Cup in Brazil.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
Our United States and Mexico columnists teamed up to discuss the United States and Mexico teams ahead of Friday's World Cup draw in Brazil.
Three sides with 10 title wins between them were thrown into a pool that also featured Australia, while the USA was placed in a group with Uruguay, Nigeria and Croatia.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Who wants to watch soccer in the rain and the snow? Major League Soccer has a good thing going with a summer schedule, writes Goal's Martin MacMahon.
A day after being named to the league's Best XI, Portland Timbers duo Diego Valeri and Donovan Ricketts each picked up an individual award.