1. Ranking the USA Players on Their World Cup Group-Stage Form

    Now that the United States men's national team has completed its first goal, which is get out of the so-called Group of Death, another task awaits them in the form of Belgium...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 14 days ago 12,544 reads 76 comments

  2. Despite Advancing, USMNT Need to Have a Better Attack in Knockout Round

    Blame it on heavy legs. Blame it on the German dominance of possession. Or you could even blame it on the absence of the injured Jozy Altidore...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 15 days ago 37,462 reads 45 comments

  3. Can the USMNT Count on Geoff Cameron to Stop the Germany Attack?

    As the United States men's national team prepares for the final match of play in Group G, there are a few concerns about how the team will rebound from the 2-2 draw with Portugal...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 16 days ago 4,530 reads 24 comments

  4. Japan vs. Colombia: Final Player Ratings

    Colombia defeated Japan 4-1 in their final Group C match thanks to a brace from Jackson Martinez. In the first half, Colombia scored by way of a Juan Cuadrado penalty in the 17th ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 17 days ago 1,976 reads 10 comments

  5. Japan vs. Colombia: Live Score, Highlights for World Cup 2014 Group C Game

    Colombia 4, Japan 1 Goals: Juan Cuadrado (COL) Pen 17'; Shinji Okazaki (JPN) 45'; Jackson Martinez (COL) 55', 82'; James Rodriguez (COL) 90' Japan: Kawashima, Uchida, ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 17 days ago 18,512 reads 41 comments

  6. USMNT Need Improved Wing Play vs. Germany in World Cup Group G Finale

    Underwhelming is a word that has not been used to described the United States as a whole in Brazil, but it is a worthy description of the wing play for the Yanks...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 17 days ago 3,785 reads 23 comments

  7. Australia vs. Spain: Live Player Ratings

    Spain took care of business in Curitiba with a 3-0 win over Australia. David Villa opened the scoring in the 36th minute in his final international appearance...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 18 days ago 2,700 reads 8 comments

  8. Australia vs. Spain: Live Score, Highlights for World Cup 2014 Group B Game

    Spain 3, Australia 0 Goal: David Villa (ESP) 36'; Fernando Torres (ESP) 69'; Juan Mata (ESP) 82' Australia: Ryan, McGowan, Davidson, Spiranovic, Wilkinson, Oar (Troisi ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 18 days ago 24,784 reads 61 comments

  9. 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 18 days ago 23,959 reads 130 comments

  10. 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 18 days ago 63,148 reads 371 comments

  11. 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 19 days ago 16,326 reads 59 comments

  12. 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 20 days ago 8,423 reads 15 comments

  13. 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 20 days ago 8,858 reads 28 comments

  14. 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 21 days ago 3,396 reads 15 comments

  15. 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 21 days ago 47,209 reads 180 comments

  16. 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 22 days ago 2,787 reads 1 comments

  17. 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 22 days ago 1,260 reads 2 comments

  18. 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 23 days ago 5,349 reads 22 comments

  19. 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 23 days ago 2,142 reads 3 comments

  20. 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 24 days ago 71,059 reads 125 comments

  21. 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 24 days ago 29,602 reads 81 comments

  22. 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 25 days ago 5,661 reads 4 comments

  23. 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 26 days ago 4,234 reads 9 comments

  24. 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 27 days ago 23,308 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 27 days ago 3,807 reads 13 comments