Sunday, July 27, 2014
Goal asked who were the best players in each position and has compiled an XI of star performers over the past year.
Louis van Gaal is eager for the Old Trafford club to push through a deal for the Arsenal center back, but the Catalans could still approach the Gunners this summer.
Saturday, July 26, 2014
The Rojiblancos supremo feels that his decision to cash in on the Croatia international was totally justified given the playmaker would have been a free agent next summer
Goal takes a look at the Real Madrid and Barcelona players who may depart before the transfer window closes at the end of next month.
Friday, July 25, 2014
The Spain international refused to comment on the Uruguayan's four-month ban but called the 27-year-old one of the best strikers in the world right now.
Ahead of the Goal 50 announcement next week, we want to know who you think deserves to be named as the greatest forward in the world for their performances in 2013-14.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
The defender was unveiled at Camp Nou on Thursday and said that Luis Enrique has had the move in mind for several weeks.
The Anfield chief says this summer was the right moment for both player and club "to make a break" but insists Brendan Rodgers' attack will remain "explosive" without the striker.
The five-year wait for the Catalan giant to sign a center back is over, but the capture of Jeremy Mathieu is indicative of wider problems at Camp Nou
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
The 30-year-old has been touted as Carles Puyol's successor following the departure of Victor Valdes and the prospect of Xavi not being as prominent.
The Frenchman has transferred to Barcelona for a fee of 20 million euros, joining an elite group of players who cost big sums of money despite nearing their latter playing days.
The Frenchman has finally sealed his move to the Camp Nou side after spending the past five seasons at Valencia.
Monday, July 21, 2014
The decision to hand the Argentina star the prize following the World Cup final defeat to Germany was greeted with widespread surprise - but not by one of his club teammates
The out-of-favor Barcelona striker has been heavily linked with a move to England in recent weeks and is a target for Stoke City
The defender urged Valencia to allow him to move to Camp Nou and his wish now appears to have been granted after weeks of negotiations
A number of pundits did not feel that the Barcelona ace should have been voted the top player in Brazil this summer, but the Selecao starlet has jumped to his clubmate's defense.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
Goal casts an eye over the transfer activity so far in the current window - who do you think has been the shrewdest bit of business?
Head injuries to Christoph Kramer, Javier Mascherano and Alvaro Pereira in Brazil highlighted the need for FIFA to re-examine how to deal with such incidents.
There are many worthy contenders for the accolade after a season in which the prizes were shared around, making this the closest race for the award yet.
Jose Mujica has hit out at the extent of the striker's ban from soccer activity and claims he needs "a helping hand."