1. Why Michael Bradley Is Under Most Pressure for USA Following Draw vs. Portugal

    Before the United States embarked on its attempted conquest of the "Group of Death," there were a few concerns about how the team would handle the pressure of the World Cup...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 24,164 reads 130 comments

  2. Positive Mentality Will Help USMNT Enter Germany Match with Confidence

    In every sport, there comes a time when a team experiences a moment of pure ecstasy, but then is knocked down and can't get back up...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 63,307 reads 371 comments

  3. USA vs. Portugal: Live Player Ratings

    The United States and Portugal played in a thrilling 2-2 draw in Manaus with the Portuguese earning an equalizer on one of the final kicks of the game on a Silvestre Varela goal...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 16,459 reads 59 comments

  4. Germany vs. Ghana: Live Player Ratings

    Germany and Ghana played an electric second half to end at 2-2 in the second game of play for both sides at the World Cup. Mario Gotze opened the scoring for Germany before Ghana countered back with two of their own from Andre Ayew and Asamoah Gyan..

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 8,664 reads 15 comments

  5. Key Battles That Will Shape USA's Clash with Portugal

    The United States and Portugal will square off Sunday in Manaus with advancement to the next round possibly on the line for the Yanks...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 9,027 reads 28 comments

  6. Switzerland vs. France: Live Player Ratings

    France cruised to a 5-2 victory over Switzerland in a Group E clash in Salvador. Olivier Giroud, Blaise Matuidi and Mathieu Valbuena scored goals in the first half to put Les Bleus in the driver's seat of the Group E clash...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 3,521 reads 15 comments

  7. Switzerland vs. France: Live Score, Highlights for World Cup 2014 Group E Game

    France 5, Switzerland 2 Goals: Olivier Giroud (FRA) 17'; Blaise Matuidi (FRA) 18'; Mathieu Valbuena (FRA) 40'; Karim Benzema (FRA) 67'; Moussa Sissoko (FRA) 73'; Blerim Dzemaili ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 47,543 reads 179 comments

  8. Ranking Clint Dempsey's Top 10 USA Moments

    In 10 years as a United States international, Clint Dempsey has been the author of some terrific moments for the Yanks...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 3,005 reads 1 comments

  9. Villanova Basketball: The Biggest NBA Success Stories in Villanova History

    The phrase "quality over quantity" certainly applies to Villanova's association with professional basketball. Only 39 Wildcats have played in either the NBA or ABA, but there have been plenty of success stories from that small sample size...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 1,506 reads 2 comments

  10. Spain vs. Chile: Live Player Ratings

    Chile defeated Spain, 2-0, at the Maracana to eliminate the defending champions from the tournament. Eduardo Vargas and Charles Aranguiz helped disassemble the Spanish back line with goals in the 20th and 43rd minutes...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 5,540 reads 22 comments

  11. Ranking USA Coach Jurgen Klinsmann's 20 Greatest Goals as a Player

    Before Jurgen Klinsmann became a well-known manager with the United States, and Germany and Bayern Munich before that, he was a prolific goalscorer that found the back of the net wherever he played...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 2,317 reads 3 comments

  12. 5 Things for USA Fans to Look Forward to in Wake of Win vs. Ghana

    Now that the United States' 2-1 win over Ghana has sunk in and fans have been able to celebrate, it is time to look forward to the next challenge that awaits the Yanks in Brazil...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 71,234 reads 125 comments

  13. Jurgen Klinsmann's Management Helps USMNT Overcome Adversity vs. Ghana

    In the 2-1 victory over Ghana, United States manager Jurgen Klinsmann's hand was forced earlier than he wanted, but two of his three substitutions helped propel the Yanks to a full three points at the Arena das Dunas in Natal...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 29,738 reads 81 comments

  14. Bradley, Zusi and Gonzalez Talk USMNT and Youth Development in United States

    One of the big themes on the United States' World Cup roster is youth. Manager Jurgen Klinsmann selected eight players aged 25 or younger to head to Brazil to compete in Group G against Ghana, Portugal and Germany...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 5,862 reads 4 comments

  15. Ghana Game Will Not Make or Break World Cup for USMNT and Jurgen Klinsmann

    Ever since the United States men's national soccer team found out its fate for the group stage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, it has been focusing on one game. But the game against Ghana Monday will not determine the fate of the team in Brazil...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 4,365 reads 9 comments

  16. US Open 2014 Leaderboard: Day 3 Scores, Results and Standings

    Can anyone catch Martin Kaymer during Sunday's final round of the 2014 U.S. Open? Kaymer opened the tournament with a record-setting 36-hole aggregate of 130 and a six shot lead ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 23,362 reads 0 comments

  17. Brad Davis Brings More to the Table Than Just His Left Foot

    When Jurgen Klinsmann finalized the 23-man United States roster for the 2014 FIFA World Cup , one of the surprise inclusions was Houston Dynamo midfielder Brad Davis ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 3,967 reads 13 comments

  18. Ranking USA's 10 Greatest Footballers

    The United States may not have a long and storied footballing tradition like nations in Europe and South America, but it has cranked out plenty of quality in regards to individuals...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 8,706 reads 33 comments

  19. NASCAR at Michigan 2014 Qualifying Results: Live Leaderboard Updates

    Friday's qualifying for the Quicken Loans 400 belonged to Kevin Harvick. The man behind the wheel of the No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing car won all three rounds of qualifying and set two track records in the process...

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  20. Special Bond Follows USMNT Teammates to Brazil

    Participating in your first World Cup is a thrill of a lifetime, but for six members of the United States men's national team, the emotions are different...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 24,652 reads 15 comments

  21. USMNT's Geoff Cameron Ready to Conquer Next Career Challenge

    For Geoff Cameron, the smallest of things like a nickname, challenges him to become the best player he can...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 4,337 reads 9 comments

  22. US Open 2014 Leaderboard: Day 1 Scores, Results and Standings

    It seemed like the treacherous conditions at Pinehurst No. 2 were getting tougher and tougher in the opening round of the U.S. Open. The rough was challenging and the greens were confounding...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 50,115 reads 10 comments

  23. What Renewed Georgetown-Syracuse Rivalry Means in New Era of College Basketball

    Nostalgic college basketball fans were able to rejoice Tuesday when Georgetown and Syracuse announced that their historic rivalry would be re-ignited in 2015 at the Verizon Center, ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 2,681 reads 3 comments

  24. Bradley, Wondo, Gonzalez Discuss How the 1994 World Cup Influenced Them

    In 1994, 24 teams descended upon the United States of America to compete in the World Cup. Twenty years later, a group of 23 Americans will head to Brazil in search of World Cup glory, thanks in no small part to the '94 festivities...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 4,592 reads 1 comments

  25. Analyzing the Potential World Cup Impact of the Reserve USMNT Forwards

    In the three games leading up to the 2014 FIFA World Cup, the pair of reserve forwards on the United States roster, Aron Johannsson and Chris Wondolowski , have not seen a good amount of playing time...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 2,502 reads 2 comments