1. Americans Abroad Wrap: Big Week for Yanks in Europe

    Just days away from two United States men's national team friendlies against Scotland and Austria, Americans playing abroad had an exciting week. Terrence Boyd and Aron Johannsson both picked up braces this week, and Joe Gyau also added a goal...

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  2. Breaking Down the USWNT Roster for Brazil Friendly

    On Tuesday, United States Soccer and United States women’s national team head coach Tom Sermanni announced an 18-player roster for the team’s friendly on Sunday against rival Brazil...

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  3. Alex Morgan Is the Lionel Messi of Women's Soccer

    Two weeks ago, FIFA unveiled its shortlists for the Ballon d’Or, the award given annually to the world’s best player...

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  4. 5 Things We Learned from MLS Eastern Conference Semifinals

    On Wednesday night, the Major League Soccer Eastern Conference semifinals were decided with the Houston Dynamo downing the New York Red Bulls and Sporting Kansas City beating the New England Revolution...

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  5. Can Aron Johannsson Be an X-Factor for USA in 2014 World Cup?

    Over the past year, there have been few players in the United States men's national team pool who have created as much excitement as Icelandic-American Aron Johannsson ...

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  6. Americans Abroad Wrap: Sacha Kljestan Scores, Julian Green Not Joining USMNT

    It was another solid week for Americans playing abroad this week with goals by Sacha Kljestan and Alejandro Bedoya leading the way...

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  7. How Michael Bradley's Roma Experience Can Help USA in the World Cup

    Although Michael Bradley has been hurt for much of the early going in the 2013-14 Serie A campaign, his experiences in Italy should pay big dividends for the U.S. men's national soccer team at the 2014 World Cup next summer in Brazil...

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  8. World's Best Women's XI

    With the women’s international calendar set-up, there is a three-year long “dark” period between major worldwide international competitions after an Olympic year...

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  9. Why Landon Donovan Struggles to Win over International Fans

    Landon Donovan is the most accomplished player in the history of American soccer. On the international stage, he’s scored five World Cup goals, as many as legends Zinedine Zidane, Romario, Franz Beckenbauer and Raul...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 8 months ago 6,064 reads 49 comments

  10. Houston Dynamo vs. Montreal Impact: Previewing Eastern Conference Play-in Game

    On Sunday, both the Houston Dynamo and Montreal Impact slid into Major League Soccer’s playoffs on the last day of the season...

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  11. USWNT vs. New Zealand: 3 Things We Learned

    On Sunday night, the United States women's national team defeated New Zealand 4-1 on the strength of goals by Megan Rapinoe , Carli Lloyd, Christen Press and Heather O'Reilly ...

    John D. Halloran Written by John D. Halloran about 9 months ago 2,764 reads 2 comments

  12. Americans Abroad Wrap: Goals for Michael Bradley and Terrence Boyd

    Americans were front and center for their respective teams this weekend, contributing all over the field. Michael Bradley, Terrence Boyd, Sacha Kljestan and Joe Gyau all scored, and Timmy Chandler and Jozy Altidore picked up big assists...

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  13. Predicting the United States World Cup Squad of 23

    Over the last eight months, the United States men's national team has been in stellar form, winning 16 of its last 19 games, securing qualification to the 2014 World Cup, capturing ...

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  14. MLS Set for Wild Finish: Every Playoff Scenario Explained

    Major League Soccer has had one of its most exciting seasons ever and as the regular season comes to a close, an amazing seven teams are still alive in the playoff race heading into the final weekend...

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  15. USWNT: Plethora of Talented Attackers Causing Unintended Problems

    It might seem like a problem any coach would be glad to have, but the United States women’s national team may have too much attacking talent for its own good...

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  16. Americans Abroad Wrap: Alejandro Bedoya and Aron Johannsson on the Scoreboard

    Coming off the international break, Americans playing abroad got right back to work with their clubs. Aron Johannsson netted a double and picked up an assist, Alejandro Bedoya scored a game-winner and Terrence Boyd picked up a goal as well...

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  17. Why Jurgen Klinsmann Makes USMNT a Dangerous World Cup Opponent

    On Tuesday night, in what was a meaningless World Cup qualifier for the United States men’s national team, the U.S. pulled out a dramatic come-from-behind victory over Panama...

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  18. Panama vs. USA: 6 Things We Learned

    On Tuesday night, the United States men’s national team won a shocking 3-2 win over Panama in the final game of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying. The U.S...

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  19. How USMNT Will Line Up Against Panama

    On Tuesday, the United States men’s national team will take on Panama in the final game of its CONCACAF World Cup qualifying campaign. While the U.S...

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  20. Americans Abroad Wrap: Michael Bradley and Steve Cherundolo Return from Injury

    Despite being an international week, there was plenty of news and action from Americans playing abroad. Brad Guzan and Oguchi Onyewu were in the transfer talk this week ...

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  21. United States vs. Jamaica: Live Player Ratings for USMNT

    On Friday night, the United States men's national team took on Jamaica in World Cup qualifying and came away with a 2-0 victory. While the U.S...

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  22. Why Geoff Cameron Should Start at Right-Back Against Jamaica

    On Sunday, United States men’s national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann named a 20-man squad for the team’s final two World Cup qualifiers against Jamaica and Panama...

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  23. USA's Goals Heading into 2014 World Cup

    With the United States men’s national team already qualified for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, they can now begin to look ahead to next summer. Before the U.S...

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  24. Breakdown of Jurgen Klinsmann's USMNT Roster

    On Sunday, Jurgen Klinsmann announced his 20-man roster for the United States men’s national team’s final two World Cup qualifiers. While the U.S...

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  25. Americans Abroad: Disastrous Week for Yanks in Europe and Mexico

    Heading into an international break, things could not have gone much worse this week for Americans playing abroad...

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