Archive for the 'us soccer' Category

December 13th, 2014

Jürgen Klinsmann is good at the twitter thing

Jürgen Klinsmann tweeted out a link to an interesting article today. Its a country-by-country breakdown of the Champions League Group Stage team rosters. The US' lone representative is Sacha Kljestan: Jürgen Klinsmann didn't make any grandios statements other than adding "interesting" to what the list contained. He didn't follow it up with ...
December 10th, 2014

Video :: US WNT v. China PR – Goals and Highlights (Tournament of Brasilia)

USA – Carli Lloyd (Megan Rapinoe) - (23') CHN – Hang Peng - (67') Full match report at US Soccer [dot] com
December 6th, 2014

WWC Draw Alert :: US WNT Selected to Play in Group D(eath)

The U.S. Women’s National Team will face Australia, Nigeria and Sweden in Group D at the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup, taking place from June 6-July 5 in Canada. The Final Draw took place today at the Canadian Museum of History in Ottawa. Group A: Canada, China PR, New Zealand, Netherlands Group B: Germany, Côte d'Ivoire, Norway, Thailand ...
December 5th, 2014

Landon Donovan’s Final Appearance

"They say they never really miss you till your dead or your gone, so on that note I'm leaving after this song" Jay Z rapped that in the opening line to December 4th (random fact - I wrote this piece yesterday, December 4th). And it brings up a pretty good point. Are certain people never fully appreciated until after they are gone from the game? ...
November 19th, 2014

Frustrations Of A USMNT Fan

Over the last week and a half, we were left with two final friendlies for the US Men's National Team for 2014 and the results were clearly less than ideal.  Less than US fans expect from the team at this point with the bar being set so high. If you go to any number of soccer sites that cover the US team, you will see stories breaking down tactics, ...
November 3rd, 2014

Video :: Landon Donovan’s Final Game for the USA Recap relives Landon Donovan's final game for the U.S. Men's National Team. Donovan ended his illustrious international career on Oct. 10, 2014 in Hartford, Conn. * All things considered (the relationships : the comments the day before) this game and weekend went off without a hitch. The fact that LD and Sunil have such a strong ...
October 24th, 2014

Video :: USWNT v. Mexico Highlights – 2014 CONCACAF Women’s Championship Semis

US WNT 3 - 0 Mexico : Scoring Summary USA – Carli Lloyd (Tobin Heath) - 6th minute, USA – Carli Lloyd (penalty kick) - 30, USA – Christen Press (Sydney Leroux) - 56 It doesn't matter the year, it doesn't matter the places, it doesn't matter the time, US v. Mexico is something we want to watch. The fact that its the semifinals of the ...
October 20th, 2014

Video :: USWNT v. Haiti Highlights – Women’s World Cup Qualifying

The U.S. Women’s National Team is one victory away from booking its spot in the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup. US WNT 6 - 0 Haiti : Scoring Summary USA – Carli Lloyd - 9th minute, USA – Abby Wambach - 38, USA – Meghan Klingenberg - 57, USA – Abby Wambach (Carli Lloyd) - 61, USA – Christen Press - 65, USA – Morgan Brian ...