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Jurgen Klinsmann’s “Motivational Speaker”

September 9, 2012
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This is the “motivational speaker” brought in by USMNT head coach Jurgen Klinsmann prior to the Jamaica game on Friday. After seeing this, I can’t believe the U.S. didn’t go out and trounce Jamaica. Reminds me of Tommy Boy. “Hey everybody, it’s Tony Robbins!” John D. Halloran johnhalloran@hotmail.com Follow @AmerTouchline

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USMNT Earns Historic Win over Mexico at the Estadio Azteca

August 15, 2012
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Over the years, the USMNT has accumulated a deplorable 0-23-1 record against Mexico at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City. On Wednesday night, the USMNT finally broke the curse, earning a 1-0 victory. Here are six thoughts from the historic win. Geoff Cameron had his best night yet in a U.S. jersey While Geoff...

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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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Why US Soccer Is at the ‘Tipping Point’ of Getting Good

July 23, 2012
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Over the past year, the United States Men’s and Women’s National Teams have experienced some pretty extreme highs and lows. In February, the men experienced an iconic victory over Euro runner-up Italy and last summer, the women defeated Brazil in the World Cup quarterfinals in one of the most exciting games of all-time. During...

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Carlos Bocanegra: Top 10 Candidates to Replace Him on the USMNT

June 24, 2012
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Carlos Bocanegra has been the United States Men’s National Team’s most consistent defender for the last half-decade. However, Bocanegra turned 33 years old last month, and will be 35 years old by the time the 2014 World Cup begins in Brazil. While Bocanegra still seems to be defying father time as his consistent performances...

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