If you're looking to keep up to date on all the happenings in the soccer world (football, depending on where you live) the folks from Handmark have you covered. They've teamed up with Goal.com to being the Goal.com app to the BlackBerry PlayBook and it's pretty slick. The layout is nice, the content is great and the app overall just works mighty fine. When it comes to built-in features, it's no slouch either:

  • Breaking news, fully illustrated with high quality images
  • Live match commentary with play-by-play details from 10 leagues around the world and major tournaments
  • League standings from the world’s major leagues
  • New ‘My Teams’ menus and content – Bringing you the news you care about quicker with customized content related to hundreds of clubs around the world.
  • Transfer zone updates 
  • Live Twitter feed
  • Regular updates, meaning the app is ready to read when it’s opened

They've included some Facebook integration into the app, making it capable of sharing news to your Facebook account. If you're a soccer / football fan, this is the app to have on your PlayBook as it offers a complete package. Best of all, it's available for free in BlackBerry App World right now.

Download Goal.com for BlackBerry PlayBook