Stories tagged: U.S. men’s national team
Tue., June 7, 2016, 9:42 p.m.
US bounces back with 4-0 victory over Costa Rica
The fans stood and cheered when Clint Dempsey headed off the field in the second half, and the forward responded with his own round of applause.
Thu., Oct. 8, 2015, 6:47 p.m.
US men embrace Mexico soccer rivalry heading to Rose Bowl
The U.S. men’s soccer team approaches Saturday’s game with Mexico as a golden opportunity.
Wed., June 24, 2015
U.S. soccer coach Jurgen Klinsmann picks 17 of 23 World Cup vets for Gold Cup
CHICAGO – The U.S. roster for next month’s CONCACAF Gold Cup will look a lot like the American team at last year’s World Cup. U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann selected 17 …
Fri., Aug. 22, 2014
Goalkeeper Tim Howard taking break from U.S. team
Goalkeeper Tim Howard is taking a one-year break from the U.S. national team because of a “commitment” to his family. The three-time World Cup veteran asked U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann …
Sun., June 29, 2014
Give and Take: Youth soccer spurs World Cup interest
Youth soccer has been popular in the U.S. for more than a generation, and that may be driving high viewer ratings for World Cup games involving the U.S. Here’s a …
Sat., June 28, 2014
U.S. hopes to boost World Cup attack against Belgium
SAO PAULO – No wonder the United States is having problems scoring at the World Cup: The Americans are hardly attacking. Coach Jurgen Klinsmann is eager for the U.S. to …
Fri., June 27, 2014
Germany beats the United States at FIFA World Cup
RECIFE, Brazil – They heard about people back home watching during their lunch breaks, streaming on office computers or playing hooky with fellow fans. And then, as the bus pulled …
UPDATED: Thu., June 26, 2014, 3:01 p.m.
US advances to World Cup’s 2nd round despite loss
They heard about people back home watching during their lunch breaks, streaming on office computers or playing hooky with fellow fans. And then, as the bus pulled away from the …
Wed., June 25, 2014
FIFA World Cup notes: Jozy Altidore to miss U.S.-Germany game
Jozy Altidore will miss the United States’ World Cup game against Germany on Thursday in Recife, Brazil, because of his strained left hamstring. The forward was injured in the Americans’ …
Sat., June 21, 2014
World Cup notes: U.S. confident it can stop Cristiano Ronaldo on Sunday
Just after he was cut from the U.S. roster last month, Seattle Sounders right back Brad Evans posted this snarky tweet: “You got off easy this time @Cristiano.” The Americans …
Wed., June 11, 2014
World Cup notes: U.S. will be ready for heat, travel
While some World Cup teams whine about withering weather and troublesome travel, American players say: Bring it on! European teams worry they will wilt. The United States considers cauldron-like climates …
Wed., June 4, 2014
Sounders’ Clint Dempsey on Sports Illustrated cover
Sounders FC forward Clint Dempsey is featured on the cover of one of Sports Illustrated’s World Cup preview issues unveiled Tuesday. The cover shows Dempsey draped in a United States …
Sat., Feb. 1, 2014
Coach hopes Donovan shows off when U.S. hosts S. Korea
Landon Donovan’s passion for soccer is rejuve- nated heading into his fourth World Cup run, and he spent the past few weeks stoking that fire in training camp with his …