Archive for the 'us soccer' Category

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

ussoccer.com 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 ...
October 19th, 2014

Video :: Carli Lloyd “Polar Bear” Is the Queen of the ICE BATH

Some U.S. WNT players love ice baths, some hate them. Almost all of them take the plunge when they do regeneration work. Put midfielder Carli Lloyd in the former category as she takes to ice baths like polar bears to arctic waters. I'm going to be honest... I've done an ice bath, once. It was just to see what it would feel like, and I will never ...
October 17th, 2014

Video :: USWNT v. Guatemala Goals – Highlights

* Now this is more like it after that Trinidad and Tobago debacle. US WNT 5 - 0 Guatemala : Scoring Summary USA - Tobin Heath (Sydney Leroux) - 7th minute USA - Carli Lloyd (Sydney Leroux) - 46 USA - Tobin Heath (Carli Lloyd) - 57 USA - Whitney Engen (Megan Rapinoe) - 58 USA - Megan Rapinoe - 66 * The U.S. WNT put away Guatemala with ...
October 17th, 2014

Sigi Schmid talks Klinsmann v. Garber and Sounders v. Galaxy

Sigi Schmid speaks to media following training about the team's latest health updates, his thoughts on Jürgen Klinsmann and Don Garber's comments, and what he expects from LA on Sunday. ** ISPS Opinion Alert ** I give him a 7.4 on his response to the Garber v. Klinsmann questions. He answers the question and makes some good points, but stays ...
October 16th, 2014

Must Watch :: “The Finish Line: Landon Donovan” Episode 1

In the first episode of the Grantland Features series chronicling the twilight of Landon Donovan’s career, we follow the American legend during his farewell game as a member of the U.S. national team while he discusses the most memorable moments playing for his country. "Leading up to the World Cup, there was a tiny piece of me that had some ...