There was no room for the Uruguayan on his 28th birthday, but the club talisman was again the star man, pulling the strings as Barcelona thumped Elche 6-0.
Saturday, January 24, 2015
The Welshman scored the winning penalty at Cordoba after the Portuguese lost his head and was sent off for aggression when Madrid needed him most
The manager watched a side featuring the likes of Radamel Falcao and Angel di Maria stumble to a disappointing 0-0 draw with League Two club Cambridge United on Friday.
The much-maligned tournament is under scrutiny again, but calls for the winner to earn a Champions League invite are wildly misplaced.
Friday, January 23, 2015
The 27-year-old has shaken off problems with his coach to return to his brilliant best in recent weeks. Here, Goal looks at the reasons behind his change in form.
Manchester United is considering a massive bid for the former Tottenham star, but given his advancing years would Madrid be wiser offering Cristiano instead?
The Dutchman has yet to make up his mind on two of his summer arrivals purely because they have struggled to stay fit, but there are several more fighting for their futures
Thursday, January 22, 2015
DCU can't afford a sluggish start to 2015 if the club is going to make a run in the taxing CCL knockout stage.
For what will likely be the last time, the Mexican soccer icon will take the field in the Estadio Azteca.
The 16-year-old Norwegian sensation looked relaxed and mature as he met the media for the first time since announcing his signature for the Spanish giant on Wednesday night.
The Middle Eastern nations face off in the quarterfinals in the latest installment of one of the world's biggest international derbies.
With a year to go before the U.S. seeks to avoid missing a third tournament in four Olympics, here is a look at a potential 2016 U.S. Olympic qualifying team.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
The former Liverpool forward wasted a glorious opening in the first half of Barcelona's 1-0 win over Atletico and is still not firing on all cylinders for the Catalans.
Real Madrid head the list for the 10th year in a row but eight Premier League clubs feature in the top 20 of the Deloitte Money League 2014, published on Thursday
The captain of Guinea's 'Ebola Team' says the abuse they have suffered because of the virus has made them more determined than ever to succeed at the AFCON.
As a Chinese billionaire pays 45 million euros for a large stake in the Spanish champion, Goal takes a closer look at the man behind the lucrative deal.
Clubs have woken up to the possibilities created by the social media boom and it's crucial that players are as active online as possible.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
The next few years could see members of Mexico's impressive U-20 side make an impact at the U-20 World Cup and eventually, bid for full international spots.
The Anfield manager's decision to play the England international as a lone striker has been vindicated by the 20-year-old's rich vein of form in recent weeks.
The Brazilian's contract is up in the summer and his agent has revealed he may move on after seven seasons, with the Catalans unable to sign a replacement.