Monday, July 21, 2014


The Golden Boot recipient at Brazil 2014 has picked up another accolade, this time for his sublime effort in his country's last-16 win over the Celeste

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Saturday, July 19, 2014


There have been some notable patterns in the Goal 50 during its first half a dozen years of existence, but while some will continue in 2014 there are others which could be bucked

Friday, July 18, 2014

Thursday, July 17, 2014


The Japan international hopes to use his country's disappointing exit from the World Cup as motivation as he fights to earn a place in the Red Devils first team

Wednesday, July 16, 2014


The Japan striker says his inability to help his country in its unsuccessful campaign at the tournament led to his decision to go to Europe to play his football

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Friday, July 11, 2014


The former AC Milan striker was left irked by the Italy coach's decision not to inform him personally of his World Cup snub, but says he bears no grudges

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Monday, July 7, 2014


The 24-year-old turned down the opportunity to join Serie A side Fiorentina in January but has now decided to link up with the Swiss champions

Sunday, July 6, 2014


The peculiar story of the minnows' collapse at the hands of Portugal in the 1966 World Cup features in the latest of our series chronicling the extraordinary power of belief

Friday, July 4, 2014


The president of the Serie A side admits he would like to see the striker agree to move abroad so that the club can lower their wage bill

Thursday, July 3, 2014


Although neither club is yet to announce the deal, the striker took to social media to reveal it is official after reports that a €6 million fee had been agreed


COMMENT: This summer's tournament has provided so many standout moments and success stories that it could go down as the greatest of all time

Tuesday, July 1, 2014


Former Barcelona star and Swansea manager joins Qatar champions but says it could be his last job as a coach after signing a one-year deal with the club

Saturday, June 28, 2014


COMMENT: The Monaco man was summoned from the bench when his nation needed him and made the difference as los Cafeteros rounded out the group stage with maximum points