Sunday, December 8, 2013
The Sporting playmaker paid tribute to the coach that brought him to Kansas City before the season.
The RSL head coach was disappointed to find his team in a disappointingly familiar circumstance: second-best when it really mattered.
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Sporting Kansas City goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen came up with a pair of vital penalty kick saves to lead Sporting KC to an MLS Cup title, his first professional title in 15 years.
The Royals captain feels his team could have done better in the penalty shootout, where four players failed to convert their chances.
Goal measures up the players who were in action during the MLS Cup Final, as Kansas City lifted its second-ever league title.
Travel distances and soaring temperatures could hamper sides before they even set foot on the pitch in Brazil - Goal takes a look at the contrasting fortunes of those involved
Friday, December 6, 2013
The former Germany captain knows his country is one of the strongest sides headed to Brazil, but it still has unresolved lineup issues.
Goal brings you the full list of locations and times for all 48 group games during the 2014 showpiece in Brazil
The American attacker followed up a terrific Tuesday performance by scoring a match-winning goal Friday.
The Germany legend admits he "had a feeling" he would draw Joachim Low's side and is wary of the threat posed by Ghana and Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal.
Acknowledging the challenges presented by Germany, Portugal and Ghana, Clint Dempsey and Co. looked ahead to the Americans' World Cup schedule.
The United States national team has been drawn into what many consider the World Cup's 'Group of Death' and will have a chance to become one of the world's best.
The coach will go head to head with his former mentor after Die Mannschaft were grouped with USA, as well as Ghana and Portugal, for next summer's festival of football in Brazil.
Goal's Ives Galarcep teams up with Sporting News' Mike DeCourcy and Marcus DiNitto to discuss the results of today's World Cup draw in Brazil
Goal’s experts offer their reactions to the World Cup draw in Group G where Germany, Ghana, USA, and Portugal were pooled together
Jurgen Klinsmann's men will meet their coach's home nation, some old foes and Cristiano Ronaldo in next summer's World Cup in Brazil.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
Sporting KC right back Chance Myers endured a rough first three seasons as a pro, but the former No. 1 pick overcame physical hurdles to become one of the best defenders in MLS.
Our United States and Mexico columnists teamed up to discuss the United States and Mexico teams ahead of Friday's World Cup draw in Brazil.
Three sides with 10 title wins between them were thrown into a pool that also featured Australia, while the USA was placed in a group with Uruguay, Nigeria and Croatia.
The former LA Galaxy star had a season to remember after he was traded to Chicago last spring.