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Pulisic not the key to USMNT success for new boss Berhalter
17:00 Monday 17th December 2018

It was my birthday yesterday [thank you] and Christmas is just around the corner. As a Manchester United fan who is at least half-American, however, the past few years brought a new appreciation for that old Rolling Stones ditty, You Can't…

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Will the USSF fool us again?
17:00 Sunday 30th September 2018

The Who released ‘Won’t Get Fooled Again on their 1971 album Who’s Next? It's a cynical summation of the era's civil rights and anti-war movements. People who lived through it often look back with pride, thinking change…

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Has MLS stymied Zlatan's trophy mojo?
17:00 Sunday 16th September 2018

A Saturday night tilt pitting the reigning Major League Soccer champions against the league’s most-crowned franchise ought to be a marquee matchup. Instead, it was akin to rubbernecking a 22-car pileup on the QEW. That’s Canadian…

Opinion
Is American soccer doomed or is it all Chicken Little?
15:30 Saturday 14th October 2017

After a disastrous qualifying campaign ended in failure, professional and social media are going all Chicken Little on the American game. If you're American, you were probably more concerned about Donald Trump sticking the executive knife in…

Opinion
Did Team USA get too big for their boots?
15:30 Friday 13th October 2017

The rapid evolution of football in the United States of America over the last decade has been astonishing. The domestic league has seen big names come and go and the national side has shown they are no push over's at major tournaments. However,…

Opinion
MLS ruining its own product by playing crucial matches during international window
15:30 Friday 6th October 2017

MLS' refusal to respect FIFA's calendar by playing through international breaks may be rude, arrogant, and greedy. More importantly, it's suicidal. Major League Soccer is doing the same thing they did long before Donald Trump was elected: ignoring…

Road To The Promised Land
3 CONMEBOL/CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers to watch this week
12:00 Thursday 5th October 2017

As with UEFA, the CONMEBOL and CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers are entering critical moments. Here are three games from the two regions not to be missed this week.

Opinion
Is LA Galaxy becoming a historical footnote?
21:30 Wednesday 27th September 2017

When your one living legend publicly criticizes the franchise, things are not going well. After Landon Donovan's recent remarks, LA Galaxy know the feeling. How the mighty have fallen. The Galaxy has been Major League Soccer's most successful…

World Cup
Michael Bradley piles pressure on USMNT before Honduras tilt
12:00 Tuesday 5th September 2017

It's a good thing Hondurans don't read English. Such seems to be USMNT captain Michael Bradley's opinion after a derogatory remark about Estadio Olimpico. Bradley was interviewed after the United States 0-2 defeat to Costa Rica in a Concacaf…

Rest Of The World
Concacaf World Cup Qualifying: The Stretch Run
15:00 Friday 1st September 2017

Russia 2018 is just months off. Before the New Year, all 32 participants will be known. Here's how Concacaf World Cup qualifying is set for the stretch run. The Concacaf balance of power differs greatly from UEFA, whose World Cup qualifying…

Youth Scout
Dom Dwyer: a West Sussex Brit in Uncle Sam's Connecticut court
10:00 Sunday 2nd July 2017

Hank Morgan travelled back in time to make himself right at home in Mark Twain's version of Arthurian England, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. Sporting KC forward and Cuckfield native son Dom Dwyer has done the same in reverse,…

America
Curt Onalfo Learning It's Not Easy To Replace A Legend
16:58 Tuesday 25th April 2017

What happens when, as a football manager, you take over a championship dynasty that has just lost its iconic boss, desperately needs a roster overhaul, made no major signings in the transfer window, and is now spiraling down the table? New…

World Cup
Bruce Arena Strikes Back
06:00 Sunday 26th March 2017

As players were settling into their international training camps to prepare for this week's friendlies and World Cup qualifiers, I noted returning United States manager Bruce Arena was in a tight spot, using one of my favorite movies as a metaphor.…

World Cup
Bruce Arena Versus The World
13:30 Monday 20th March 2017

Bruce Arena looks even less like Michael Cera than Gareth Southgate. Like the England manager, however, Arena finds himself up against it in his second stint as United States Men's National Team boss. After the USMNT dropped its first two matches…

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A pedestrian start to Bruce Arena's second stint in charge of the USMNT
12:08 Tuesday 31st January 2017

Somewhere amidst Sunday's sporting cornucopia, which included Manchester United's 4-0 FA Cup fourth round victory over Wigan, the NHL's second go-round with its four-division three-on-three All Star mini-tournament, the NFL Pro Bowl, and WWE's…