Features

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

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The Montenegrin scored twice in the Blues' 3-1 home win over Liverpool on Monday night as the club made a statement about its title intentions.

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Goal takes a look back at the weekend's fixtures and picks the the finest XI from the latest round of top-flight action, including Manchester City's clash with Liverpool.

Monday, August 25, 2014

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Of the three title contenders this season, the Catalans impressed the most as the two capital clubs looked tired after playing each other on Tuesday and Friday last week

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Robbie Keane, Obafemi Martins and Thierry Henry lead the front line, with Andrew Wenger, Chris Wondolowski and Bradley Wright-Phillips on the bench after multi-goal weeks.

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A draw against Sunderland saw Manchester United make its worst start to a Premier League season since 1992-93, while Chelsea looks like the team to beat.

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The Aston Villa goalkeeper's second straight shutout stood out on a weekend that saw several U.S. national team players fail to take the field.

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New England's signing of the U.S. midfielder was a major coup for the Revolution, but the process MLS used to make it happen left a lot to be desired.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

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Louis van Gaal says it will take him three months to work his magic, but the club must still make the right signings this week if he is to get the best out of a stale squad.

Saturday, August 23, 2014

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The 22-year-old made several significant saves and one stop from David Nugent which proved the decisive moment of the match, justifying the demotion of Petr Cech.

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Successful club trainers rarely make the move into international management at such a relatively young age - will the former Juventus boss regret his decision?

Friday, August 22, 2014

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With the Argentine set to depart and Cristiano Ronaldo struggling for fitness, coach Carlo Ancelotti saw his side surrender a trophy it was expecting to win on Friday.

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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.

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If the Pacific Northwest sides are to achieve their goals, they'll have to overcome difficult schedules to close out the regular season.

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The two city rivals fight it out for the Supercopa de Espana on Friday night as the Rojiblancos once again look to make light of a huge financial deficit.

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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

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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.