Stories tagged: World Cup qualifying
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 11:30 p.m.
Bruce Arena: U.S. ‘fighting for our lives’ in World Cup qualifying
Bruce Arena opened a binder to a page with 48 names, his depth chart for the U.S. soccer team.
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Mexico wins 1st World Cup qualifier in US since 1972
Rafa Marquez scored a tiebreaking goal on a header in the 89th minute, giving Mexico a 2-1 win Friday night and its first victory at the United States in World …
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016, 6:01 p.m.
Specter of politics hangs over US-Mexico match
When the U.S. and Mexico meet in a World Cup qualifier Friday night in Ohio, the intense rivals will play against a backdrop of amped-up political vitriol provoked by Donald …
Mon., Oct. 10, 2016, 2:50 p.m.
Digest: Kubiak to take a week off after migraine
FOOTBALL: Broncos GM John Elway says doctors have ordered coach Gary Kubiak to take a week off after experiencing a migraine and that special teams coordinator Joe DeCamillis will serve …
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 8:55 p.m.
Christiano Ronaldo nets four for Portugal in Euro qualifying
It didn’t take long for Cristiano Ronaldo to give Portugal the boost it needed in European qualifying for the 2018 World Cup. Ronaldo scored twice in the first four minutes, …
Mon., Oct. 7, 2013, midnight
Dempsey, Bradley out for U.S.
The United States will be missing Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley for its World Cup qualifiers against Jamaica and Panama. Dempsey (pictured) has not played since Sept. 13 because of …
Sat., Sept. 7, 2013, midnight
U.S. falls to Costa Rica 3-1
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica – Johnny Acosta and Celso Borges scored as Costa Rica burst ahead in the first nine minutes, Joel Campbell added a goal on a late counterattack, …
Tue., June 18, 2013, midnight
Best bet on the Tube
Nothing defines Fabian Johnson better than versatility. It is one reason why the German-American was such a coveted addition to the U.S. national team in 2011. Johnson can shift between …
Mon., June 10, 2013, midnight
Best bet on the Tube
When the United States first released its roster for a stretch of three World Cup qualifying matches in less than two weeks, Brad Evans’ name was absent. He had performed …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2012, midnight
Donovan called up
Landon Donovan was among 24 players called up Monday by coach Juergen Klinsmann for the U.S. national team’s crucial set of World Cup qualifiers. The U.S takes on Antigua & …