Archive for the 'Jurgen Klinsmann' Category

July 15th, 2014

Random Thoughts Post World Cup

There has been plenty of talk already about the World Cup and some of the major talking points. How good Germany is and how great they are going to become. Neymar. Brazil being embarrassed. Luis Suarez. The US run. All kinds of topics that have made major headlines around the world. So we figured we would mention a few that we noticed that might not be ...
July 1st, 2014

My Perspective

There are plenty of things that can and will be talked about with the USMNT and this World Cup. Tactics. Player selection. Individual performances. What could have been. Timmy's goalkeeping display. There will be a lot of that. So as we like to do, I'll be talking about something slightly different in this post. I grew up playing soccer in the 80's ...
June 21st, 2014

US Players Trending on Google

We're constantly Googling different soccer things around here. Probably just like most of you that read this site. Always searching for more info. Wanting to learn new things. Looking for answers to questions. Whatever it is, we Google lots of soccer topics. And now it seems that so is a lot of the rest of the country. And according to an email we got ...
May 23rd, 2014

Ray Hudson Gives His Thoughts On Landon Donovan Being Left Out Of The Squad

Ray Hudson doesn't hold any punches and he certainly doesn't hold back with his thoughts about Landon being left off the US squad. He definitely has some valid points, but there are a couple that are questionable (questioning Clint's form? Dude has been killing it this season). But anyway, it's always fun listening to Ray, especially when he is fired ...
May 22nd, 2014

Watch :: Jurgen Klinsmann Explains Why He Left LANDON DONOVAN off the World Cup Roster

U.S. National Team Head Coach Jurgen Klinsmann sheds light on LA Galaxy forward Landon Donovan's omission from the 23 man roster for the 2014 Brazil World Cup. Well, there you go. He spoke to Landon. He explained where his decision came from. You may or may not agree with him, but at least he is talking and telling what the situation is. (H/t ...
May 13th, 2014

Inside: US Soccer’s March To Brazil – Jozy Altidore

There's no doubt that Jozy Altidore had a very tough year at Sunderland. One goal in his first season at the club is not the type of output that anyone hoped for or expected. In this video he speaks about that and some of the things he is doing to get through this rough patch. Jurgen Klinsmann chimes in as well and gives his thoughts on his form. I ...
May 12th, 2014

Jurgen Klinsmann Announces 30 Man Preliminary Roster

US Soccer has just announced the 30 man preliminary roster for this summer's World Cup. There are a couple of names that quickly stand out. Julian Green being included in this roster and Eddie Johnson being left off. The  players will report to the pre World Cup camp this Wednesday before games against Azerbaijan in San Francisco, Turkey in New York ...
May 8th, 2014

Inside – US Men’s Soccer March To Brazil – Preview

I can't wait for this series. I can't wait for the World Cup. Shouts to our dude Roger Bennett for his work on this!