1. 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...

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  2. 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 ...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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...

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  5. 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...

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  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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 ...

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  10. 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...

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  11. 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...

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  12. 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...

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  13. 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...

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  14. 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...

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  15. 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...

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  16. USA vs. Nigeria: 6 Things We Learned

    In its final World Cup warm-up game, the United States men’s national team defeated Nigeria, 2-1, on the strength of two goals from Jozy Altidore. The game was widely expected to be a preview of the U...

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  17. Eric Wynalda Exclusive: USMNT Legend Talks Jurgen Klinsmann, MLS and World Cup

    Bleacher Report had a chance to catch up with former United States men's national team forward Eric Wynalda on Friday morning...

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  18. Film Focus: Previewing USA vs. Nigeria, Jozy Altidore Key to US Attack

    As the United States men's national team approaches its final World Cup warm-up game against Nigeria on Saturday (kickoff is at 6 p.m. ET, televised on ESPN and UniMas), one of the key areas of discussion is who the USMNT should be starting up top...

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  19. Why Timmy Chandler Must Be Handed a World Cup Starting Spot for USA

    United States men's national team fans have never been big supporters of defender Timmy Chandler and there are more than a few who think he doesn't even belong on the World Cup roster, let alone deserve to start...

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  20. Winners and Losers from MLS Week 13

    It was another exciting week of Major League Soccer action in Week 13, highlighted by stunning goals from Jean-Baptiste Pierazzi and Will Johnson, as well as another tally for the league's all-time goal scorer Landon Donovan...

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  21. USMNT Friendly Win vs. Turkey Raises More Questions Than Answers

    On Sunday, the United States men's national team beat Turkey, 2-1, in the second of three preparation matches the USMNT is playing before it departs for Brazil and the 2014 World Cup...

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  22. Should Aron Johannsson Start for USMNT in World Cup?

    In Tuesday night's World Cup warm-up match against Azerbaijan, Aron Johannsson entered the match in the 62nd minute for the United States men's national team...

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  23. USA vs. Azerbaijan: 6 Things We Learned

    On Tuesday night in San Francisco, in the first of a three-game send-off series before they head to the World Cup, the United States men's national team defeated Azerbaijan 2-0...

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  24. USMNT Legend Brian McBride Talks Landon Donovan and World Cup Memories

    In a 17-year career spent largely with the Columbus Crew , Fulham FC and the Chicago Fire , Brian McBride became a legend for club and country...

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  25. Film Focus: USA vs. Azerbaijan Preview

    On Tuesday, the United States men's national team will take on Azerbaijan in the first of three warm-up matches before the team departs for Brazil. The game will be broadcast on ESPN2 at 10 p...

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