Archive for the 'us soccer' Category

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 ...
October 15th, 2014

Don Garber v Jurgen Klinsmann

The last few days have seen two of the most powerful players in soccer in America be fairly outspoken. Sandwiched snugly around a couple of uninteresting results for the men's national team have been some pretty interesting, and quite possibly some of the more opinionated press conferences we have seen in American soccer. First Jurgen Klinsmann goes ...
October 7th, 2014

A Boot Story – Ben Hooper aka beans

Every soccer player has their own unique boot story, a story about pairs in their past that made a significant lasting impression on how they remember the beautiful game. Sometimes it relates to a pair that produced that one magical moment during their career, maybe a spectacular goal or the time they played against a certain player. For others, it can ...
October 2nd, 2014

Video :: Sydney Leroux explains her “You Believed In Me First” Tattoo

Its always good to get to know more about US Women's National Team star Sydney Leroux. If you follow her on IG or twitter, you know that she has a great relationship with ma dukes. If you know about Sydney, you also know the tough choice that she had to make in choosing the US team over playing for her native senior national team in Canadia. In ...