4 hrs ago
Arsenal's Wilshere to contest two-match ban over gesture
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has admitted an FA charge over an offensive hand gesture towards Manchester City fans but will contest the mandatory two-match ban.
10 hrs ago
Neymar, Bale and the transfer chain reaction
Goal Transfer List 2013: Activity in the transfer market this year showed that one big move can led to a series of deals that are all connected A series of deals sparked a chain reaction in 2013 that connected the top sides in Europe as players were bought and sold on in equal measure.
16 hrs ago
Bale, Ozil and, er, 'Razor' Ruddock: The top ten searched for football stars of 2013
Gareth Bale, Mesut Ozil and, er, Neil 'Razor' Ruddock top Google's list of most searched for football stars in 2013 Former Liverpool and Tottenham hard-man Neil 'Razor' Ruddock is a surprise inclusion in the United Kingdom's top 10 most searched for football stars of 2013.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Jerome Boateng: Celebrating last year's triumph
The Gunners beat Bayern 2-0 in Munich at the same stage last season but went out on away goals - the German side having won 3-1 at the Emirates.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Year of new arrivals ends with Barca...
In a year in which Barcelona started and finished on top of La Liga, 2013 was otherwise filled with change in Spain as the arrivals and departures of star players and coaches dominated the headlines.
Record-breaking Bayern dominate in 2013
European champions Bayern Munich begin the quest for their first Club World Cup title on Tuesday having dominated German football in 2013 and finished the year unbeaten in the Bundesliga.
Villas-Boas is fast running out of time & excuses at Tottenham
Correspondent Column: The Spurs boss was humiliated by Liverpool on Sunday and will have to face up to the fact that he may not be trusted to save the club's season TIME IS RUNNING OUT FOR AVB "I won't resign and I'm not a quitter," Andre Villas-Boas said yesterday after watching his team suffer their worst-ever home league defeat.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Manchester United ready to tussle with Arsenal for Sami Khedira's signature next summer
Despite being out with a serious knee injury, Premier League interest in the Real Madrid star doesn't appear to be waning The Germany international will have one year left on his contract next June - and has been a long-time target for Arsene Wenger.
Arsenal Transfer News: Club Must Stay Aggressive in Pursuit of Hakan Calhanoglu
With a chance to contend for multiple trophies this season, Arsenal have to be aggressive in the January transfer window.
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Brazil's mighty Kak gets his grin back
He may be 31-years-old, but KakA needs to enjoy his football the way a child enjoys it to be successful, and over the past two months that enjoyment, that pure pleasure of playing, has once again infused everything the Brazilian has done on the pitch.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Premier League Manager Report: Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur
In English football there is an obsession with analysing everything from the manager's point of view - ignoring, in the process, the budget, the behaviour of the board and that other minor detail: the form of the players.
Wenger has means to challenge City
Manager Arsene Wenger is confident Arsenal's "stronger resources" will allow them to flex more financial muscle in the transfer market but insists there is no envy over Manchester City's expensively assembled squad.
Arsenal Transfer News: David Villa Confirms Gunners Bid for Atletico Madrid Star
Given the club's current search for added firepower, Arsenal fans will be pained to hear that their side did in fact make a move for David Villa in January but were turned down by Barcelona, according to The Spaniard would later go on to join Atletico Madrid, where he has started brightly and is currently joint-fourth top scorer in the division.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
'Bale signing unfair' - Hitzfeld criticises Real Madrid's lavish expenditure
The 64-year-old chastised los Blancos' transfer policy and pleaded for clubs to live within their means, citing former team Bayern Munich as an example Switzerland coach Ottmar Hitzfeld has attacked the "incomprehensible" spending of Real Madrid , who he feels should have their lavish expenditure curbed because of their increasing debts.
Paul Clement: The English coach working with Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale
There will be no English manager in Monday's Champions League last-16 draw but there will be a very good English manager-in-the-making.
When is the Champions League draw for the knockout stages?
The 16 remaining teams will learn their fate in Nyon on Monday, so Goal is giving you the run-down on what to expect from what promises to be an intriguing event WHEN IS THE DRAW? With the Champions League group stage having come to an end on Wednesday, the focus of the football world will now turn towards Monday's draw for the knockout stages, ... (more)
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Thierry Henry was our special guest on our Champions League coverage on Wednesday night and had plenty to say on all sorts of football topics.
A Different League
Moyes told to back off as Man United won't be signing Strootman from Roma
David Moyes has been told to look elsewhere as transfer target Kevin Strootman will not be leaving Roma, according to The Daily Mail .
Unconventional playmakers Kevin-Boateng and Kaka to decide Milan, Schalke's UCL fate
For those who yearn for the days of simple, old-fashioned knockout football throughout the duration of the European Cup, there are two standout contests among the eight matches on Wednesday, the final day of the Champions League group stage.
World Cup 2014: Predicting Quarter-Final, Semi-Final and Final Encounters
"All in one rhythm" may be the slogan for the 2014 World Cup, but the phrase can't exactly be applied to fans' predictions for Opinions are varied on who will lift the world's most recognised trophy on Jul. 13 next year.