Monday, March 10, 2014
Following the news that Kevin Strootman has been ruled out of this summer's showpiece, Goal looks at some of the other high-profile players who risk sitting out.
The Netherlands midfielder suffered a ruptured ACL and torn meniscus in Roma's 1-0 defeat to Napoli on Sunday.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
After taking the national team job in May 2012 following Fabio Capello's resignation, the Three Lions manager is hoping to remain in the role for Euro 2016.
Friday, March 7, 2014
The Arena Pantanal, which is already well behind schedule will less than 100 days to go until the tournament, has delayed its expected completion date by a month.
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.
Goal's countdown of the greatest moments in modern World Cup history continues with a look at the 2006 finals in Germany.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
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.
Goal's United States and Mexico national team columnists answered your questions following Wednesday's international friendlies
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 former Madrid boss has nothing but praise for his former protege, while he also expects Neymar and Eden Hazard to shine at the World Cup.
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.
Goal's countdown of the greatest moments in modern World Cup history continues with a look at the 2002 finals in Japan and South Korea.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Thanks to outstanding play from Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa and Nigeria shot-stoppers Vincent Enyeama and Austin Ejide, the friendly ended in a draw.