Wednesday, July 9, 2014
The country's national team and all of its clubs will be prevented from competing in "regional, continental and international competition" until the ban is lifted
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
After the Selecao suffered a chastening capitulation in their semifinal with Germany, Goal takes a look back at teams that have seen similar embarrassment on the World Cup stage.
Monday, July 7, 2014
The Bosnian made history by leading the north African nation into the last 16 of the World Cup but says his work was "stigmatized" in some sections of the press
Sunday, July 6, 2014
The football governing body has given the African nation until Tuesday to reinstate the NFF board, after it was dismissed for alleged financial offenses.
Friday, July 4, 2014
Goal columnist Ives Galarcep and Sporting News writer Mike DeCourcy are in Brazil to provide updates throughout the tournament.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
The midfielder will not engage in a public war of words and has asked those carrying out an investigation into his alleged misconduct to reveal the truth behind the episode.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
The Black Stars boss does not want to have anything doing with the Schalke midfielder after he was sent home during the World Cup for a breach of conduct
Colombia's emerging superstar is joined by Brazil heroes Julio Cesar and David Luiz in our select XI of the first knockout stage of this summer's tournament.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
With the group stage of this summer's tournament now over, Goal takes a look at what each remaining country must do to reach the Maracana on July 13.
There has been a long history of incompetence in financial matters in certain football associations and African players are being used as scapegoats at this World Cup
Monday, June 30, 2014
Vahid Halilhodzic's men failed to avenge 'The Shame of Gijon' but their exciting and spirited team gave Joachim Low's Germany a huge scare in Porto Alegre
The veteran coach revealed that he accepted an offer for the vacant position at the helm of the Elephants, but dismissed suggestions of a role as the Italian FA president
Andre Schurrle and Mesut Ozil scored the decisive goals in extra time to send Joachim Low's side through against the spirited north Africans
The Chelsea forward turned home Thomas Muller's cross before the Arsenal playmaker fired home. Djabou scored a consolation in the dying seconds.
The coach says the goalkeeper was to blame for the nation's World Cup exit and suggested some Super Eagles players are not giving their all on the pitch.
Didier Deschamps’ men were second-best for large parts of the game but eventually scraped through following the Juventus man’s header and a late Joseph Yobo own goal.
France advanced to the World Cup quarterfinals thanks to a strike from Paul Pogba and Joseph Yobo's own goal.
France advanced to the World Cup quarterfinals with a win against Nigeria, which saw goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama negate his stellar saves with a key blunder late.
Germany's complicit 1-0 victory over Austria saw both teams progress at the expense of the North Africans back in 1982 — leaving fans and neutrals alike outraged.
The three-time winner is looking to set up a last eight match against either France or Nigeria but Halilhodzic's side should not be underestimated.