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Thursday, September 18, 2014
The Dane has become better known for his endless sound bites than his ability in front of goal and must now produce the goods for Wolfsburg or face an uncertain future
With the competition proper starting on Thursday, Goal takes a look at the big-name players set to do battle for continental glory.
Santos Laguna president Alejandro Irarragorri sees evolution in Mexican soccer, and says partnership between Mexican and American soccer markets is natural.
The striker has been absent from the Argentina squad for three years, but former Barca coach Martino is ready to bring him back.
The World Cup winner had a chance to level the score, but sent his shot over the crossbar.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Head coach Frank Klopas says he feels confident his Montreal Impact side will advance to the CONCACAF Champions League knockout phase after a 1-0 win over the New York Red Bulls.
Pictures from Wednesday's action as the first round of 2014-15 UEFA Champions League games got underway with wins for AS Roma and Barcelona while Chelsea and Paris Saint Germain...
The Scotsman was linked to take over for the U.S. Open Cup finalist, but the club's CEO has played down that talk.
The former defender was disappointed by his side's lack of attacking verve as it shared points in Amsterdam.
A first-half header from Gerard Pique proved to be just enough for Luis Enrique's men, who weaseled their way to three points against a well organized and spirited APOEL outfit
The defender has been named as Michael Dawson's successor and will lead the side out as Mauricio Pochettino and Co. begin their tilt at the competition.
The forward won the first piece of club silverware in his career, scoring the winning goal in the Seattle Sounders' extra-time victory against the Philadelphia Union.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Philadelphia produced an intense performance to force Seattle to extra time, and came close to winning several times.
The Reds skipper stepped up to score from 12 yards in injury time, just moments after the Bulgarian minnows had grabbed a dramatic equalizer at Anfield on Tuesday.
Rudi Garcia will pull out all the stops after resting key members of his team in a weekend win.
The host will enter Wednesday's match with confidence and may get an injury boost.
Favored Costa Rica won the tournament, but others came away from the Copa Centroamericana with positive feelings, including five young stars.
The Seattle Sounders boast the best record in Major League Soccer, but they still won't be considered heavy favorites against a tough Union side.
Monday, September 15, 2014
The Japan midfielder made a successful return to Dortmund, but his manager will exercise caution in a side with several injury concerns.