1. USMNT: 23-Man Training Roster for FIFA Top-20 Friendly

    U.S. Soccer released the 23-man roster that will train for the next three days in preparation for Wednesday's friendly against FIFA's 13th-ranked team, Bosnia-Herzegovina...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 1 year ago 5,190 reads 109 comments

  2. USMNT: Jurgen Klinsmann's Tactical 'Formations' During the Streak

    There is an ongoing debate here at Bleacher Report regarding the “formations” deployed by USMNT head coach Jurgen Klinsmann ...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 1 year ago 5,462 reads 15 comments

  3. USMNT: Why Clint Dempsey's Move Is Good for US Soccer

    At first blush, Clint Dempsey 's record MLS transfer from the EPL may seem like a nasty blow to American pride. Our biggest European football star called it quits on his European career...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 1 year ago 5,128 reads 16 comments

  4. USMNT: World Cup Roster Bubble Boys After the Gold Cup

    The U.S. Men’s National Team is still running hot on an 11-game winning streak after claiming their fifth Gold Cup title...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 1 year ago 3,609 reads 25 comments

  5. USMNT: Is US Soccer's Winning Streak for Real, or Just a Mirage?

    Who imagined that a full international friendly against the Germans would be remembered for anything more than an entertaining 4-3 American victory? U.S...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 1 year ago 3,781 reads 37 comments

  6. US Soccer: Why Donovan Is an Even Better Player with Klinsmann

    Landon Donovan just played his 10th game for USMNT head coach Jurgen Klinsmann . Klinsmann is 7-2-1 when Donovan suits up for his national team, including the last four games of the team’s record setting, eight-game winning streak...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 1 year ago 5,788 reads 54 comments

  7. 5 Ways the Gold Cup Will Benefit the USMNT's World Cup Campaign

    The USMNT steamrolled CONCACAF midgets Guatemala, Belize and Cuba. We could rightly expect this of our national team, though history demonstrates that the Nats often play down to the level of their competition...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 1 year ago 3,330 reads 4 comments

  8. How the US Should Set Up Against Guatemala on July 5

    As Jurgen Klinsmann prepares for the Gold Cup, he will be without most of his key players from the recent World Cup qualifiers. The European-based players from the qualifiers are not even listed on the preliminary Gold Cup roster ...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 1 year ago 2,609 reads 23 comments

  9. USMNT World Cup Roster: The Bubble Boys One Year from Brazil

    The United States Men's National Team just completed a run of five games in 21 days including three World Cup qualifiers. During that run of games, we passed the one-year mark before the 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Brazil...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 1 year ago 6,405 reads 39 comments

  10. Why USMNT Fans Should Quit the Talk of Firing Jurgen Klinsmann

    Jurgen Klinsmann has said that U.S. soccer fans' criticisms of his tenure as head coach of the national team are an indication of how important the game has become in American sports culture...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 1 year ago 3,519 reads 54 comments

  11. Duke Williams: 5 Things You Need to Know About the Nevada SS

    The strong safety in today’s game has to be more versatile than in the past. Traditionally, this position provided run support by filling a gap between the three linebackers, ...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 1,104 reads 0 comments

  12. Shamarko Thomas: 5 Things You Need to Know About the Syracuse Strong Safety

    The strong safety in today’s game has to be more versatile than in the past. Traditionally, this position provided run support by filling a gap between the three linebackers, ...

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  13. NWBA: Dallas Wheelchair Mavericks Claim Fourth Consecutive Title

    The Dallas Wheelchair Mavericks held off a determined RHI Indiana Pacers 67-53 to claim the four-peat at the 2013 National Wheelchair Basketball Association's National Championships Saturday at the Expo Center in Louisville, Kentucky...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 1,457 reads 2 comments

  14. NWBA: National Wheelchair Basketball Association National Championships

    The National Wheelchair Basketball Association holds its 64 th annual national championships in Louisville, Kentucky this weekend...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 2,584 reads 1 comments

  15. 4 Ways Landon Donovan Will Improve the US Men's Team

    Landon Donovan returned from his four-month sojourn, and one of his first public comments was a recognition that he will have to earn his way back on to the U.S. Men’s National Team...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 2,567 reads 9 comments

  16. 6 Late-Round Prospects That Are Perfect Matches for the Indianapolis Colts

    The Indianapolis Colts used the 2013 NFL free-agency period to fortify all of their weak position groups. They also found veteran depth at QB and traded small change for a fullback...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 6,697 reads 10 comments

  17. What Should United States Soccer Fans Expect from Landon Donovan?

    U.S. Soccer fans have known Landon Donovan since he broke onto the international scene by winning the Golden Ball award in the 1999 FIFA U-17 World Championship ...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 4,906 reads 22 comments

  18. 5 Questions the Indianapolis Colts Will Answer on Draft Day

    NFL free agency is winding down for 2013 and the NFL draft is still three weeks away. Stuck in the doldrums between storms, NFL fans have little to do but mull over their front office's thought processes...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 7,128 reads 15 comments

  19. Swansea City vs. Tottenham Hotspur Live Blog: Commentary and Analysis

    Croeso! 2-1 was the final score. Gareth Bale and Jan Vertonghen set each other up for Spurs' two goals. Michu got his head to a corner kick in the second half but the Swans couldn't find a quality finish that would have shared the points with Spurs.

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 3,062 reads 10 comments

  20. Germany vs Kazakhstan: 2013 World Cup Qualifying, Live Blog Updates and Analysis

    Wilkommen! Today's FIFA World Cup Qualifier from UEFA Group C features group leaders Germany hosting fifth place Kazakhstan at 20:45 CET (3:45 p.m. EDT). The game comes from the beautiful Grundig-Stadion in Nürnberg, Germany...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 177 reads 5 comments

  21. Joe Corona Is a Must-Start in World Cup Qualifier USMNT vs. Mexico

    USMNT midfielder Jermain Jones went home to Germany with a nick to his left ankle and will not play in the next USMNT qualifier in Mexico City...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 1,191 reads 26 comments

  22. Breaking Down the Indianapolis Colts' Depth Chart as the Free-Agnecy Wave Crests

    The first and largest wave of the 2013 NFL free-agency period crashed ashore the last couple of weeks. As the water begins to recede, we get our first look at the Indianapolis Colts ' depth chart heading into the much anticipated 2013 NFL season...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 8,125 reads 43 comments

  23. USMNT: Klinsmann's Tactics Pay off at Home vs Costa Rica

    Latitude and weather doomed the U.S. Men's National Team in Honduras. On Friday night, the North Americans returned the favor in the World Cup qualifier against Costa Rica. Seven U...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 2,260 reads 71 comments

  24. USMNT: Will They Continue to Struggle Without Experienced Defenders?

    The United States Men's National Team is preparing for two critical games in their quest to qualify for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Finals. Their preparation, and the confidence of USMNT fans, could be shaken by a series of unfortunate events...

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  25. Indianapolis Colts 2013 Mock Draft: Predictions After First Week of Free Agency

    The Indianapolis Colts spread their money around this week and upgraded talent at their weakest positions. The Colts are not done with free agency yet, but the first week gives us a glimpse of their plans for the April NFL draft...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about over 1 year ago 13,050 reads 45 comments