1. 5 USMNT Players Who Are Likely to Transfer off the World Cup

    One of the most entertaining and maddening things about being a world football fan is the summer transfer season. What's more, in a World Cup year, things always seem to get a little more silly than usual...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 5 months ago 17,347 reads 24 comments

  2. 10 Things We Learned from MLS Week 19

    With a slate of four midweek matches, Major League Soccer fans had plenty to watch on Wednesday night. Sporting Kansas City went top of the table in the Eastern Conference with a ...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 5 months ago 1,312 reads 3 comments

  3. 10 Things We Learned from MLS Week 18

    With the 2014 World Cup coming to an end, the attention of many American soccer fans is starting to return home to Major League Soccer...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 5 months ago 2,833 reads 4 comments

  4. Can MLS Develop USMNT Players Capable of Making a Deep World Cup Run?

    As exciting as the 2014 World Cup was for United States's national team fans, the harsh reality is that the team advanced no further than it did in 2010...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 5 months ago 2,770 reads 7 comments

  5. 8 Potential Breakout USMNT Stars in 2018 World Cup

    As the United States men's national team begins to re-focus on the road ahead, it will have to start integrating new talent in preparation for the 2018 World Cup cycle. Luckily for the U...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 5 months ago 7,500 reads 27 comments

  6. 3 Things MLS Must Do to Take Advantage of Euphoria in US Soccer

    As the United States men's national soccer team made its run in the 2014 World Cup, Americans showed up at public watch parties by the thousands to support them...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 5 months ago 12,912 reads 66 comments

  7. 5 Players USMNT Should Call Up for Copa America Challenge

    With the 2014 World Cup now over for the United States men's national team and their head coach, Jurgen Klinsmann, thoughts will turn to the future. That includes the 2015 Gold Cup, the 2016 Copa America and qualifying for the 2018 World Cup...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 6,822 reads 5 comments

  8. 5 USMNT Players Whose Stock Fell at 2014 World Cup

    Now that the United States men's national team has been eliminated from the 2014 World Cup, much of the focus has turned to a number of USMNT players who are rumored to be gearing ...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 36,276 reads 55 comments

  9. Where Does USA's World Cup 2014 Campaign Rank in Their All-Time Performances?

    With the United States men's national team now out of the 2014 World Cup, it's time to reflect on where their performance ranks in terms of the team's all-time World Cup performances...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 9,573 reads 21 comments

  10. Criticism of Jurgen Klinsmann Largely Unfair After USMNT World Cup Run

    When U.S. Soccer hired Jurgen Klinsmann to revamp the United States men's national team after the 2011 Gold Cup, I was a fan of the move. However, to call me a sycophant of the German native would be well wide of the mark...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 101,415 reads 215 comments

  11. What Went Wrong for Jurgen Klinsmann and USMNT vs. Belgium?

    On Tuesday afternoon, the United States men's national team and their head coach, Jurgen Klinsmann , saw their World Cup run end with a 2-1 extra-time loss to Belgium in the round of 16...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 5,857 reads 51 comments

  12. Belgium vs. USA Preview: How USMNT Can Get More from Michael Bradley

    As the United States men's national soccer team approaches its round of 16 matchup against Belgium on Tuesday, one question many American fans have been asking is, "What's up with ...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 7,005 reads 21 comments

  13. Grading Jurgen Klinsmann's Decisions for USMNT in 2014 World Cup

    The United States men's national team and head coach Jurgen Klinsmann have survived the so-called Group of Death and are now on their way to the round of 16 in the 2014 World Cup...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 15,989 reads 83 comments

  14. Mix Diskerud Needs to Start for USMNT Against Belgium

    When the United States men's national team takes on Belgium in the round of 16 of the 2014 World Cup next Tuesday, one player who must start for the United States is midfielder Mix Diskerud...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 15,646 reads 49 comments

  15. 5 Things for USA to Look Forward to Following Loss to Germany

    Although the United States men's national team lost to Germany 1-0 on Thursday, the narrow defeat combined with a 2-1 victory by Portugal over Ghana was enough for the U.S. to advance to the round of 16 in the 2014 World Cup...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 6,957 reads 28 comments

  16. Key Selection Dilemmas for USA Ahead of World Cup Game with Germany

    As the United States men's national team heads into its final World Cup group game against Germany, U.S. head coach Jurgen Klinsmann will have several key decisions to make about how his team approaches the encounter...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 4,518 reads 8 comments

  17. USMNT Performance in World Cup Is Validating Quality of MLS

    When Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley returned to Major League Soccer this past year after long stints in Europe, many fans of the United States men’s national team immediately assumed the moves would have disastrous consequences for the U...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 6,125 reads 44 comments

  18. USA vs. Portugal 6 Things We Learned

    The United States men’s national team and Portugal played to a thrilling 2-2 draw in a crucial World Cup Group G matchup on Sunday night in Brazil. Portugal scored in both the fifth and the 95th minute to break American hearts twice...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 18,127 reads 78 comments

  19. Have USMNT Fans Come to Expect Too Much of Michael Bradley?

    In the United States men's national team's dramatic 2-1 victory over Ghana on Monday night, one player who was widely lambasted by fans and the media alike was U.S. midfielder Michael Bradley ...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 9,245 reads 42 comments

  20. 6 Things Jurgen Klinsmann and USMNT Must Address vs. Portugal

    Coming off their dramatic 2-1 win over Ghana on Monday night, the United States men's national team and head coach Jurgen Klinsmann must now switch gears and fully concentrate their efforts to preparing for Portugal...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 6,255 reads 35 comments

  21. Jurgen Klinsmann's World Cup Preparations: What's Gone Right, Wrong for USMNT

    On Monday night, the United States men’s national team won a dramatic victory in their World Cup opener, defeating Ghana 2-1 on the strength of an 86th-minute goal from John Anthony Brooks...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 12,010 reads 58 comments

  22. Ghana vs. USA: 6 Observations from Group G Clash

    The United States men's national team defeated Ghana 2-1 on Monday night in its opening game of the 2014 World Cup on the strength of goals from Clint Dempsey and John Anthony Brooks...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 6,974 reads 27 comments

  23. USA vs. Ghana: Key Selection Decisions for Jurgen Klinsmann

    As the United States men's national team heads into its opening World Cup game against Ghana, American head coach Jurgen Klinsmann will have to make several key decisions on how to approach the game...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 7,369 reads 10 comments

  24. Ranking USA's 10 Greatest Strikers of All Time

    The United States men's national team is still looking for that truly transcendent player—the one who will catch the attention of the rest of the world and force them to take note of American football...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 4,966 reads 16 comments

  25. 10 Things You Need to Know About the USA's 2014 World Cup Team

    A day after defeating Nigeria 2-1 in its last World Cup warm-up game, the United States men's national team packed its bags and boarded a flight to Brazil. Once they arrive, they will set up camp and start making final preparations...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 6 months ago 14,178 reads 119 comments