1. Injury to Jozy Altidore Ultimately Doomed the USMNT at the World Cup

    The tremendous effort in goal from Tim Howard was there. The defenders in front of him put in the performance of their lives...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 25 days ago 10,435 reads 75 comments

  2. Here He Is, the Saddest American Soccer Fan

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 25 days ago 165 reads 0 comments

  3. All 16 of Tim Howard's Saves, in One Video

    The U.S. is out of the World Cup, but Tim Howard's legendary performance will be remembered for decades. Here are all 16 of his saves today against Belgium...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 25 days ago 1,205 reads 0 comments

  4. Diskerud, Chandler Only Non-GKs Not Used in Brazil

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 25 days ago 97 reads 0 comments

  5. Belgium vs. USA: 6 Things We Learned

    You could forgive American supporters of the United States men's national team for their relative ignorance of the sides Jurgen Klinsmann's team played in Group G of this World Cup...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 25 days ago 7,949 reads 56 comments

  6. Pitch Invader Interrupts Belgium vs. USA World Cup Clash in Protest

    The first half of the USA's clash with Belgium in the last 16 of the World Cup was interrupted when a protester took the field...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 25 days ago 140,267 reads 70 comments

  7. USA Fans Flock to Arena Fonta Nova

    Thousands of USA fans filled the Arena Fonte Nova on Tuesday night to watch the Stars and Stripes attempt to reach their first World Cup quarter-finals since 2002 with a win against Belgium...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 25 days ago 67 reads 0 comments

  8. USMNT's Kyle Beckerman: The Best Fouler I Ever Faced

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 25 days ago 270 reads 0 comments

  9. Just Because Jozy Can Play Doesn't Mean He Should Play Against Belgium

    U.S. striker Jozy Altidore was declared “ready and available” for the United States' game against Belgium on Tuesday, and American fans rejoiced that the team's first-choice striker was ready to come back and lead the line...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 25 days ago 43 reads 0 comments

  10. Glossary for the Budding American World Cup Fan

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 25 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  11. Remarks by the President Before Cabinet Meeting

    THE PRESIDENT: I thought I'd get the Cabinet together this morning because we all know that America will be busy this afternoon. (Laughter.) Go, Team USA...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 25 days ago 196 reads 0 comments

  12. Front Covers of USA and Belgium Newspapers Ahead of World Cup Game

    July 4th comes early this year as America unites as one to support the Red, White, and Blue against the Red Devils of Belgium. Millions will do their patriotic duty of sneaking out of work come 4 PM Eastern...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 25 days ago 164 reads 0 comments

  13. England Column: Time to Stop Hating on USA

    We had our fun, we looked down on them, but it's time to change the record. In fact, it was time to change the record a long time ago.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 25 days ago 277 reads 0 comments

  14. Funny or Die and Bleacher Report Present Presidential Soccer, Starring Tony Hale

    If you don't believe that the USA will beat Belgium in their round-of-16 matchup at the 2014 World Cup, two former U.S. "presidents" say you're wrong...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 25 days ago 16,109 reads 21 comments

  15. Bud Ad Will Get You Ready for USMNT

    Chris Perez Written by Chris Perez about 25 days ago 165 reads 0 comments

  16. Belgium Prime Minister Challenges Barack Obama to a Bet

    Belgium were many people's World Cup dark horses and it seems their Prime Minister is supremely confident about his country's chances against the USA.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 25 days ago 474 reads 0 comments

  17. Mike Tyson Rallies USMNT with Pep Talk Before Belgium World Cup Clash

    Anyone playing a World Cup last-16 clash is going to be pretty pumped for it. But on the off chance the United States men's national team aren't ready for Belgium later on Tuesday, Mike Tyson has put together a video pep talk...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 25 days ago 42,674 reads 21 comments

  18. ASN: Michael Bradley on World Cup: 'We Want More'

    The influential U.S. midfielder has had his ups and downs so far in Brazil, but his effort remains unquestioned and his ambitions are big: Bradley wants to help his team make history...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 25 days ago 70 reads 0 comments

  19. FiveThirtyEight's World Cup Predictions

    FiveThirtyEight's World Cup forecasting model uses ESPN's Soccer Power Index (SPI) — a system that combines game- and player-based ratings to estimate a team's overall skill level ...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 25 days ago 827 reads 2 comments

  20. If the U.S. Plays Like the Underdog Against Belgium, It Will Lose

    SALVADOR, Brazil – Two sensibilities permeate the psyche of teams in the knockout stage of the World Cup.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 25 days ago 148 reads 0 comments

  21. The Case Against the Case Against Michael Bradley

    Perhaps the most consistent narrative in the weeks before the World Cup was this one: that the USMNT would go exactly as far as central midfielder Michael Bradley would carry them. The idea was shared almost universally among the American soccer media...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 25 days ago 231 reads 0 comments

  22. Scenic, Historic Salvador Provides Backdrop to USA's Knockout Clash

    SALVADOR, Brazil — It all started here. Back in early December, one day after the World Cup draw in nearby Costa do Sauipé, we stood on the grass in front of the south ...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 25 days ago 42 reads 0 comments

  23. Belgium a Dynamic Test for USA Amid Expectations, Golden Generation

    SALVADOR, Brazil – They may not chant it like their American counterparts, but Belgians also believe that they will win.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 25 days ago 117 reads 0 comments

  24. For US Soccer to Knock out Belgium in World Cup, Tim Howard Has to Be Perfect

    For a goalkeeper, the World Cup knockout stage can be very simple. Stop every shot. Make every save. Win every match. For American keeper Tim Howard , advancing past Belgium in the round of 16 starts—well, stops—with him...

    Dan Levy Written by Dan Levy about 25 days ago 29,288 reads 43 comments

  25. Jozy Altidore Injury Update: Latest Reports Before Belgium Match

    The latest injury update for Jozy Altidore should have the United States optimistic about, but not counting on, the forward leading it to victory vs. Belgium on Day 20 of the 2014 World Cup...

    David Daniels Written by David Daniels about 25 days ago 1,417 reads 0 comments