Tuesday, March 3, 2015
One of the game's all-time greats believes the nation is equipped and ready to host the marquee tournament.
The Shandong Luneng striker tried to act the hero for his side in their AFC Champions League clash but ended up hitting the post and being sent off.
Friday, February 27, 2015
After FIFA announced plans to hold the 2022 World Cup in November and December, Goal looks at the impact on players, clubs, competitions and continents.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Chelsea has agreed to a five-year deal, claiming it to be one of the biggest shirt sponsorship deals ever signed.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Every major soccer participant, including the United States, will be adversely affected by the proposed World Cup dates.
The world game's governing body has suggested the global showpiece be held prior to Christmas in seven years' time.
Monday, February 23, 2015
The rescheduling of the Qatar tournament to the last two months of 2022 is set to be agreed upon at a FIFA task force meeting.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Japan has dismissed the Mexican so as not to disrupt its World Cup qualifying campaign.
Monday, February 2, 2015
After helping Australia to the Asian Cup, the former New York Red Bulls midfielder announced he is heading to China.
The South Korea international has signed a three-and-a-half year deal at Selhurst Park, with Barry Bannan going the other way on loan
Fresh off lifting the Asian Cup, the 35-year-old Australia international is leaving the Red Bulls after two full seasons with the MLS club.
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Massimo Luongo, who opened the scoring in a dramatic 2-1 win in Sydney, perfectly embodies the spirit and dynamism of this young squad of champions.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
The host nation will face South Korea in the tournament decider after overcoming Mahdi Ali's men thanks to early goals from defensive duo Trent Sainsbury and Jason Davidson.
Monday, January 26, 2015
South Korea took the lead 20 minutes into the match through Lee Jung-hyub before Kim Young-gwon doubled the total shortly after halftime.
Sunday, January 25, 2015
An Australian man living in the United States received hundreds of messages intended for his compatriot who oversaw the Iraq-Iran Asian Cup quarterfinal.
Friday, January 23, 2015
The AC Milan midfielder played a key role for all the wrong reasons as the Samurai Blue lost their last-eight clash to the United Arab Emirates in Sydney.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
The Socceroos moved into the Asian Cup semifinals on Thursday, thanks largely to an acrobatic strike from the New York Red Bulls forward.
The Socceroos romped into the last four of the Asian Cup at China's expense, and their coach believes it is because of the rotation he had previously been criticized for.
The Middle Eastern nations face off in the quarterfinals in the latest installment of one of the world's biggest international derbies.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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.