1. Key Battles That Will Shape USA's World Cup Clash with Belgium

    The eighth and final round-of-16 match to be played at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil features two intriguing sides, the United States and Belgium, who both possess world-class players...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 14,726 reads 87 comments

  2. MLS Team of the Week: McInerney Shines Bright with Golazo

    With all of the players around the league taking to the field with fresh legs after the two-week break for the World Cup, there were plenty of terrific performances across Major League Soccer this weekend...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 1,444 reads 5 comments

  3. Greece vs. Costa Rica: Live Player Ratings

    Costa Rica defeated Greece on penalties to move into the World Cup quarterfinals for the first time in their history. The Ticos won 5-3 on penalties after the game ended at 1-1 after 120 minutes of regulation and extra time...

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  4. Mexico vs. Netherlands: Live Player Ratings

    The Netherlands defeated Mexico, 2-1, in a dramatic round of 16 clash in Fortaleza. Wesley Sneijder scored on a rocket of a shot off a Arjen Robben corner in the 88th minute before Klaas-Jan Huntelaar converted from the spot in stoppage time...

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  5. Could DeAndre Yedlin Be Handed a Start for USMNT Against Belgium?

    Just like every manager at this stage of the World Cup, Jurgen Klinsmann has some big decisions staring him in the face for the Tuesday clash against Belgium...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 10,010 reads 54 comments

  6. Will Vincent Kompany Injury Have Any Effect on American Attack?

    Just a day after the round-of-16 matchup between the United States and Belgium was set, one key storyline is beginning to develop out of both camps...

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  7. Tiger Woods at 2014 Quicken Loans National: Day 2 Score, Updates, Analysis

    For the first time since the 2012 Greenbrier Classic, and for just the 10th time in his career, Tiger Woods missed the cut at a PGA Tour event...

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  8. 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 1 month ago 12,608 reads 76 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 37,501 reads 45 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 4,571 reads 24 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 2,055 reads 10 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 18,647 reads 41 comments

  13. 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 1 month ago 3,827 reads 23 comments

  14. 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...

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  15. 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 1 month ago 24,907 reads 61 comments

  16. 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 1 month ago 24,010 reads 130 comments

  17. 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...

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  18. 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...

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  19. 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..

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  20. 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 1 month ago 8,898 reads 28 comments

  21. 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...

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  22. 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 ...

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  23. 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...

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  24. 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 1 month ago 1,357 reads 2 comments

  25. 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...

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