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.
El Tri will face Israel in Mexico City on May 28 before traveling to the USA for previously scheduled friendlies against Ecuador, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Portugal.
The Juventus center back says his international and club colleague is the greatest goalkeeper ever and that he will have a big part to play in Italy's World Cup campaign.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
The Chelsea manager says the 23-year-old striker has great potential and insists that he enjoyed his time working with him during his stint in Italy
The latest Spain international says any tension between the pair following the Madrid derby has dissipated and was happy with his debut despite not scoring
The coach, who worked closely with the Portuguese star at Real Madrid and has come up against the Argentine many times, thinks both players are already legends
The Three Lions coach says the Arsenal midfielder's injury is unfortunate and he is hopeful he can return to action as quickly as possible ahead of the World Cup
The U.S. national team will face Azerbaijan in San Francisco, Turkey in Harrison, N.J., and Nigeria in Jacksonville, Fla., before departing for Brazil.
The Albiceleste labored to a 0-0 draw with Romania on Wednesday, but the coach is refusing to listen to reasoning for the Juventus forward's involvement
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 Manchester City striker says he was not meant to play 90 minutes against Egypt while carrying a knock and says fans who booed him should be "ashamed."
The in-form winger endured a rough challenge from Cheikh Tiote while playing for Belgium against Ivory Coast, but neither he nor his national coach is concerned.
The Arsenal midfielder fractured his left foot during England's friendly against Denmark on Wednesday.
The Manchester United forward started Wednesday's 1-0 win over Denmark but the Three Lions only scored when he left the pitch and he knows that he must prove himself worthy.
A tough tackle from Daniel Agger during the first half prompted an immediate signal to the bench but the Arsenal man escaped with just a bruise and will have no lasting damage.
The Roja coach insists that the Atletico Madrid ace has a bright future with the world champion, even though he underwhelmed on his first appearance for his adopted nation.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Goal takes a look at the men on the field when El Tri met the Super Eagles in Atlanta, Georgia.
The Real Madrid man continued his impressive recent displays for les Bleus with another goal on Wednesday.
Ashley Cole and Luke Shaw both impressed as they played 45 minutes each in the 1-0 home friendly victory over Denmark, with Hodgson delighted with his youngsters' performances
The Atletico Madrid striker found it difficult against Italy at the Vicente Calderon, leaving Spain with a tough dilemma ahead of the tournament this summer