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USWNT Kicks Off SheBelieves Cup

March 2, 2016
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The United States women’s national team kicks off the SheBelieves Cup on Wednesday, and over the next week the U.S. will play England, France and Germany – ranked No. 5, No. 3 and No. 2 in the world, respectively. For the matches, head coach Jill Ellis has called in 19 of the 20 players...

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Americans Abroad Update: Fabian Johnson Scores, Tim Howard on the Move

February 29, 2016
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Fabian Johnson scored again this weekend, tallying in Borussia Monchengladbach’s 2-2 draw with Augsburg. So far this season, Johnson has eight goals in all competitions. Here’s Fabian Johnson’s game-tying GOAL today for Borussia Mönchengladbach; 6 Bundes goals this season, 2 UCLhttps://t.co/t4WEhzh4KL #USMNT — Roderick...

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John Herdman Medal Controversy Continues

February 23, 2016
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The rivalry between the United States women’s national team and Canada over the past few years has not been a friendly one. Following their dramatic match at the 2012 Olympics, a series of comments from Canadian broadcasters, fans and the players themselves has only...

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USMNT Update: Copa America Draw, Youngster Debuts, Goals and Transfers

February 22, 2016
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The United States men’s national team learned its Copa America fate last night, drawing Colombia, Paraguay and CONCACAF rival Costa Rica to join the U.S. in Group A. At...

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Best Fan Reactions to Becky Sauerbrunn FIFPro World XI Snub

February 19, 2016
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In case you missed it, FIFPro – the organization representing soccer players throughout the world – snubbed United States women’s national team defender Becky Sauerbrunn on its World XI...

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USWNT Olympic Spectacular

February 18, 2016
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On Friday, the United States women’s national team will take on Trinidad and Tobago with a spot in the 2016 Rio Olympics on the line (7:30 pm CT, NBCSN)....

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Fan Anger over Harry Shipp Trade Boils Down to Lack of Trust

February 16, 2016
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When I was a youngster growing up in Michigan, I was a fan of the Detroit-area sports franchises, and there was no love lost towards Chicago-area teams among my...

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Video: Fabian Johnson and Bobby Wood Score

February 14, 2016
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It hasn’t been the greatest year for Americans playing abroad, but three of the U.S.’s standard bearers in Europe – Fabian Johnson, Bobby Wood and Alejandro Bedoya – all...

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Julie Johnston Interview Reveals Fallacies of Gender Norms

February 12, 2016
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Earlier this week, ESPN’s Graham Hays shared a wonderful interview with United States women’s national team defenders Julie Johnston and Meghan Klingenberg. In the piece, Hays told a touching...

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Alejandro Bedoya Scores; Jurgen Klinsmann Shares January Camp Thoughts

February 11, 2016
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Alejandro Bedoya continued his red-hot form of late, scoring in Nantes’ 4-3 extra-time win over Bordeaux in the Coupe de France on Wednesday. His game-winning goal came in dramatic...

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USWNT Olympic Qualifying Begins Tonight Under Cloud of Labor Dispute

February 10, 2016
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Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the past week, you’re well aware of the ongoing labor dispute between the United States Soccer Federation and the Women’s National...

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Hope Solo Might Skip Olympic Games Due to Zika Virus

February 9, 2016
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United States women’s national team goalkeeper Hope Solo dropped a bit of bombshell this week, indicating she might skip this summer’s Olympic Games in Rio due to the spread...

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Omar Gonzalez Nets Goal Abroad

February 7, 2016
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Omar Gonzalez netted his first goal for new club Pachuca on Sunday with an 89th-minute headed equalizer against Pumas. Pachuca is currently in second place in the Liga MX...

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Jozy Altidore Helps USMNT Clip Canada with Late Header

February 6, 2016
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The United States men’s national team beat Canada 1-0 last night in Carson, California when Jozy Altidore headed the ball in off an Ethan Finlay cross in the 89th...

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Bobby Wood Scores; Carli Lloyd Injury Scare

February 5, 2016
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Bobby Wood scored today in Bundesliga II action, picking up an 86th-minute equalizer to help Union Berlin tie Kaiserlautern 2-2. The dribble to set up the strike was superb...

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