Friday, August 22, 2014
With Luis Suarez suspended, a transfer ban looming and the club's style fading, the Catalans find themselves at a crossroads entering the 2014-15 campaign.
If the Pacific Northwest sides are to achieve their goals, they'll have to overcome difficult schedules to close out the regular season.
From a lack of discipline to Olivier Giroud's form, the Gunners continue to face familiar problems.
Goal North America writers and editors provide updates on the latest moves around the globe throughout the next few weeks.
The Gunners face the first test of their title credentials at the scene of one of their biggest humiliations last season - and a change of approach is required.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
One of the top prospects in American soccer, the 21-year-old Columbus Crew midfielder continues to look toward the next challenge.
Germany's top flight has been a hotbed of fresh young stars in recent years and the coming campaign is set to see many others follow in their footsteps.
Spain's top teams have been busy strengthening over the summer and Goal takes a look at how they will compete over the next nine months.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Germany's top teams have been busy strengthening over the summer and Goal takes a look at how they will compete over the next nine months.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The club captain has never quite reached the heights of 2011 in recent seasons, with Tuesday's draw showing that his side is struggling as a result.
The Spanish midfielder was the best player on the pitch as the Blues brushed Burnley aside and the former Blaugrana man will be key in his favored central role.
Monday, August 18, 2014
The Uruguayan came on to play the final 15 minutes as the Blaugrana beat Leon 6-0 on Monday, but didn't feature alongside the Argentine on his Camp Nou bow.
Forward Tesho Akindele, winger Fabian Castillo and goalkeeper Raul Fernandez make the cut after Dallas' 5-0 thrashing of San Jose.
From Manchester United's disastrous start to the campaign to Southampton's replacement for Adam Lallana, we offer the best stats from the opening round of Premier League fixtures.
Barcelona has splashed more cash than anyone in Europe thus far, with Liverpool second and Real Madrid third.
Spain's Primera Division kicks off again over the weekend with three teams in the mix for the title in what promises to be another fascinating campaign. But who will win it?
The weekend's MLS results helped bring the conference playoff races into focus. Some teams showed they are real contenders, and others are faltering at the wrong time.
Sunday, August 17, 2014
Several of Mexico's top players will be taking on big roles for La Liga clubs in 2014-15
Brad Guzan kicked off the English Premier League season in style, posting a shutout in Aston Villa's 1-0 win over Stoke.
Manuel Pellegrini's men never shined while beating Newcastle 2-0 at St. James' Park, but they still emerged with three points.