Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Ronaldo, Messi and Rooney earn lavish salaries beyond the wildest dreams of most players and fans - Goal debates the vast financial gulf between the elite and the rest
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.
While some of the world game's biggest names made the final shortlist, there are plenty of very wealthy men who fell short of the top 10.
The Real Madrid star takes over from retired 2013 winner David Beckham at the top of our index, with Samuel Eto'o, Wayne Rooney and Kaka rounding off the top five.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Speaking to Gillette Brasil Global Tour, the Chelsea defender talks frankly about motivation, team spirit and expectation levels for the Selecao this summer.
Friday, March 7, 2014
The Blaugrana have come in for heavy criticism over the controversial transfer of Neymar, but should not be judged until the inquest is over
Thursday, March 6, 2014
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
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
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
Joachim Low's charges held onto a narrow lead to beat Jorge Sampaoli's men in the Mercedes-Benz Arena on Wednesday night
Alejandro Sabella's star-studded team failed to overcome the Romanians in the Arena Nationala in an underwhelming clash
The Selecao captain was delighted with his side's 5-0 victory over South Africa at Soccer City on Wednesday and insists they are ready to claim World Cup 2014
The Confederations Cup hero has overcome a difficult time with injury and this week returns to the Selecao for his first international appearance since August 2013.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
The former Selecao international says it wasn't the "right moment" for Costa to break into Brazil's squad.
The Barcelona man believes Luiz Felipe Scolari has earned the Selecao an admiration they once lost and said this squad has what it takes to become world champions.
The 28-year-old Bayern Munich defender is back in the Brazil squad for the first time since 2008 and is eager to make a lasting impression against South Africa on Wednesday.
Monday, March 3, 2014
The Selecao chief says Luiz Felipe Scolari's men will survive without the Atletico Madrid forward.
Sunday, February 23, 2014
The Chelsea duo was sidelined for Saturday's win over Everton and, with Nemanja Matic ineligible in the Champions League, the Portuguese boss is eager to get them fit again fast.
Friday, February 21, 2014
It had been claimed the 53-year-old was on the verge of joining Argentine minnows Deportivo Riestra but the club's management have denied the reports.
The Catalan club faces charges for alleged tax fraud as the saga into the Brazilian's move rumbles on. Here, Goal takes a closer look at the ongoing investigation.
Thursday, February 20, 2014
The Catalan club failed to declare a 37.9 million euro payment in its signing of the Brazilian forward from Santos, according to a judge at the Spanish High Court.