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USMNT: A Starting XI to Get Excited About

November 7, 2012
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Coming off the September and October World Cup qualifiers, the USMNT lineup is finally beginning to solidify with a preferred starting XI of Howard, Cherundolo, Cameron, Bocanegra, F. Johnson, Williams, Bradley, E. Johnson, Zusi, Dempsey and Gomez emerging. However, the lineup still has a number of weaknesses, particularly at center back. So, looking forward,...

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USMNT: Who Should Jurgen Klinsmann Call-up for the Russia Friendly?

November 5, 2012
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This piece comes courtesy of Josh Deaver. Follow him on Twitter @USFootballGuy With so much trepidation before kickoff, there was a palpable sense of relief when the final whistle blew in the 94th minute of the U.S national team’s 3-1 victory over Guatemala. The crucial result had not only punched a ticket to the...

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USMNT: Trying to Make Sense of Jurgen Klinsmann’s Roster for the Mexico Friendly

August 13, 2012
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In June, US Soccer announced that the USMNT would be facing Mexico in a friendly on August 15th at the famed Estadio Azteca in Mexico City. When it was first announced, many USMNT fans were hopeful that this would be an opportunity for the U.S. to finally put itself back on equal footing with...

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USMNT: Winners and Losers from Team USA’s Opening World Cup Qualifiers

June 15, 2012
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Over the past three weeks, the United States Men’s National Team has played what USMNT manager Jurgen Klinsmann and U.S. Soccer have called a “Five-Game Tournament”. In that run, the U.S. opened up with friendlies against Scotland, Brazil and Canada and followed those games up with its first two official 2014 World Cup qualifiers...

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USMNT: Breaking Down Jurgen Klinsmann’s Roster for the Italy Friendly

February 23, 2012
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Today, Jurgen Klinsmann announced his 21-man roster for the Italy friendly to be held next Wednesday. Here are five thoughts. Wondering why their phone didn’t ring… Zak Whitbread – Whitbread has been playing fairly consistently for Norwich City in the English Premier League this year and recently was a huge part of his team’s...

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