Monday, March 10, 2014
While some of the world game's biggest names made the final shortlist, there are plenty of very wealthy men who fell short of the top 10.
The Real Madrid star takes over from retired 2013 winner David Beckham at the top of our index, with Samuel Eto'o, Wayne Rooney and Kaka rounding off the top five.
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Goal's countdown of the greatest moments in modern World Cup history continues with a look at the 2010 finals in South Africa.
Friday, March 7, 2014
A pair of Republican senators hope the FIFA president will ban Russia from the 2014 World Cup and move the 2018 edition.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
The Togolese striker has fallen out with a number of his managers in the past but has found a new lease of life under Tim Sherwood and is leading Spurs' Champions League charge.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Thanks to outstanding play from Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa and Nigeria shot-stoppers Vincent Enyeama and Austin Ejide, the friendly ended in a draw.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
When it comes to major achievements in the international and club arenas, no nation has won as much as the Mediterranean country. So what is the secret behind this success?
Sunday, February 23, 2014
The U.S. striker is in the midst of a career season at Dutch outfit AZ, but is simply hoping to be involved at the World Cup this summer.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Construction issues at the Arena da Baixada had put its hosting rights in question, but FIFA has given the venue the green light
The 31-year-old midfielder said he likely can't see himself playing in the 2018 World Cup and that he's not guaranteed a spot in this summer's tournament.
Sunday, February 16, 2014
Football's governing body will leave no stone unturned in its bid to ensure the competition is completely clean of doping violations
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Football's world governing body has refused to reveal the documents requested by judge Pablo Ruz on the grounds of confidentiality
The Seleccao have leapfrogged Colombia, while Switzerland and Brazil have enjoyed boosts inside the top 10
Monday, February 10, 2014
The U.S. national team star is looking forward to the opportunity of facing the 'Group of Death' and says he's not focused on what rival Mexico is doing at the moment
Friday, February 7, 2014
The Albiceleste star says Brazilian tournament will be "very special" and thinks both he and his teammates will in top form for the summer.
The Swiss football chief, who has held the top position since 1998, has suggested he will run for another mandate in 2015.
Thursday, January 30, 2014
Goal's USA and Mexico columnists discussed the two CONCACAF national teams as well as transfers ahead of Friday's deadline
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Newcomer Alan Pulido scored three and Oribe Peralta had one to lead Mexico to victory following a forgettable World Cup qualifying run in 2013.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Champagne's campaign is underway but he may need more than just his global diplomatic and footballing experience to get him elected as FIFA president.
Monday, January 20, 2014
The Frenchman doesn't believe he'll win the top job in world soccer if the incumbent aims for a fifth term in office.