2014 World Cup Draw Results: U.S. Men’s National Team Lands in Group of Death
Dec06

2014 World Cup Draw Results: U.S. Men’s National Team Lands in Group of Death

The 2014 World Cup Draw was held today in Bahia, Brazil, and it will leave fans across not only the United States, but across the globe, talking and debating from here all the way to the start of the World Cup Finals in about six months. The U.S. Men’s National Team did not fare well in the World Cup Draw, and finds itself in the tournament’s Group of Death. The U.S. side is in Group G, with Germany, Ghana and Portugal....

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With World Cup Bid Already Secured, What’s Next for US Men’s Soccer Team Until Brazil?
Oct12

With World Cup Bid Already Secured, What’s Next for US Men’s Soccer Team Until Brazil?

The U.S. Men’s National Team has already secured its 2014 World Cup bid. We know they’ll be in Brazil next June, but what’s next for the team in the meantime, and what does the squad need to do in order to solidify their status as not merely another entrant, but a legitimate threat for a deep run in Brazil? After a victory over Jamaica in Kansas City on Friday, October 11, the USMNT has improved its record since the...

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Bob Bradley Under More Pressure in Egypt Than Ever Before
Feb13

Bob Bradley Under More Pressure in Egypt Than Ever Before

Bob Bradley is facing an entirely new, more intense, and more substantial form of pressure as head coach of the Egyptian men’s soccer team than he ever faced at the helm of the U.S. men’s team. And it’s not as if his tenure there was an easy one, filled with nonstop scrutiny and a near-ubiquitous hot seat. Now, though, as head coach of the Egyptian Men’s National Team, it’s not about wins and losses....

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5 Biggest Sports Disappointments in Washington, D.C. History
Oct11

5 Biggest Sports Disappointments in Washington, D.C. History

Washington, D.C. , is not typically cited as one of the most long-suffering sports cities in the country, however, it could certainly fit that billing. Apart from D.C. United, which has been one of the most successful MLS franchises, in the four major sports, there has not been a championship in 20 years, dating back to the 1991 Washington Redskins . With a track record like that, there have been plenty of major sports...

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Klinsmann Finally In for U.S. Soccer & USMNT
Aug01

Klinsmann Finally In for U.S. Soccer & USMNT

The long rumored heir apparent to coach the US men’s soccer team finally has been handed the reins, as German Juergen Klinsmann officially was hired for the job shortly after Bob Bradley was sent home. Bradley somehow managed to survive an extra year as the head man for USA soccer, despite a disappointing 2010 World Cup and despite the many blunders in strategy and lineup decisions he made along the way. The disheartening blown...

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