The Brazil captain became the first man to achieve the feat for his country in 14 years as the Selecao beat Japan 4-0 in Singapore.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Goal presents a run-down of the biggest names in Italy's top flight who are set to see their current deals run out at the end of the season
Barcelona's big summer signing is ready to make his debut against Real Madrid.
Monday, October 13, 2014
The Uruguayan has been impressed with the facilities available to youth players at his new club Barcelona
The striker has lost none of his predatory instincts during his four-month lay-off after finding the back of the net twice for his country on Monday.
COMMENT: The Chelsea manager's stellar work with his two summer signings can inspire Vicente del Bosque to revive la Roja's fortunes.
The Spain and Manchester City star says the Blues won't be able to ease their way to a Premier League title.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
The Chelsea striker finally bagged his first goal at international level against Luxembourg.
Vicente del Bosque picked the youngest team of his reign and the coach was rewarded with a promising performance and an impressive 4-0 win in Luxembourg.
Diego Costa scored his first international goal for the reigning European champion as it returned to winning ways with a confident victory over the Red Lions
The Chelsea striker got his international career rolling with a goal in an easy win.
The Spain boss is resigned to many being against the national team's No.1, even before he was at fault for the first goal in the side's 2-1 loss to Slovakia.
The Chelsea striker has failed to find the net in 446 minutes of football for la Roja and here, Goal takes a look at his record compared to the nation's former greats.
Saturday, October 11, 2014
As part of a special series examining the form of this summer's major signings, Goal takes a look at the Croatia international following his move to Camp Nou.
Friday, October 10, 2014
Veteran Spain midfielder Andres Iniesta says defeat won't necessitate a change in thinking for his side.
Pictures from Spain's shock defeat and a first qualification loss in eight years as Slovakia earned a stunning 2-1 victory.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
The goalkeeper made another mistake as the European champion fell to a surprise defeat at Slovakia.
The Real Madrid forward claims he is not bitter about being portrayed as the yin to the Barca attacker's yang and suggests he has been at the same level for several years.
The goalkeeper was at fault for the hosts' opener as Spain went on the lose 2-1 in their first defeat in a qualification match in 37 games
Goals from Kucka and Stoch wrapped up a surprise three points for the plucky hosts, with goalkeeper Kozacik making a number of fantastic stops to keep La Roja at bay throughout.