Sunday, March 9, 2014
The U.S. national team defender marked his return to MLS on Saturday by captaining Columbus to a shutout win against D.C. United.
Friday, March 7, 2014
The Blaugrana have come in for heavy criticism over the controversial transfer of Neymar, but should not be judged until the inquest is over
The Gunners have won just two of eight matches against top-seven opponents this term and the Jekyll/Hyde displays of Olivier Giroud typify a side that struggles in key contests.
Changes at boardroom level and in the dugout at Camp Nou are set to be followed by a major upheaval of the club's playing staff.
The Japanese star has struggled to have the expected impact since his move to Serie A and the fear is that he has missed his chance to stamp his authority on the Italian league.
Staff members from Goal USA and Goal Canada have provided their projections ahead of the 19th Major League Soccer campaign.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Goal's United States and Mexico national team columnists answered your questions following Wednesday's international friendlies
After believing his national team career was over, the 32-year-old Houston Dynamo midfielder finds himself in contention for a trip to the World Cup.
The versatile center half is proud of how many great defenders the country has produced, while the Azzurri goalkeeper has admitted all the heroes from his youth were strikers
The France-based goalkeeper impressed in the friendly against Nigeria, staking his claim for the no.1 shirt in Brazil.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Jurgen Klinsmann gave several players the chance to make their case for a place on the U.S. World Cup team, but not a single fringe player boosted their stock in Wednesday's loss
The Arsenal forward has been a regular under Roy Hodgson despite a middling international record but, for once, there is a promising queue of talented players to take his place.
The Confederations Cup hero has overcome a difficult time with injury and this week returns to the Selecao for his first international appearance since August 2013.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
There are reasons to believe the strike duo could function under Miguel Herrera's 5-3-2 system.
The versatile Seattle Sounders veteran has grown in confidence since breaking into the U.S. national team lineup nine months ago.
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?
The 23-year-old striker is hoping that U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann recognizes his scoring ability in order to get a spot on the upcoming World Cup roster.
Monday, March 3, 2014
The Dutch winger notched a hat trick as Bayern Munich rolled to a 5-1 triumph against Schalke.
Jozy Altidore hit a new low in his time at Sunderland, failing to make the bench for the Black Cats' League Cup final loss to Manchester City on Sunday.
Despite being in form for Champions League-chasing Villarreal, Dos Santos' place in the Mexico squad is far from assured.