| Jun 22, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: Germany and Ghana played to a thrilling 2-2 draw, leading me and many others to wonder whether this means the U.S., which played poorly and still beat Ghana 2-1, is better than I thought, or whether Portugal, who was smoked 4-...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Crofton native Kyle Beckerman and former Terps stars Omar Gonzalez, Clarence Goodson, Graham Zusi, and Maurice Edu were all named Monday to the United States’ 30-man provisional roster ahead of next month’s World Cup in Brazil.
| May 22, 2014
| 3:41 PM
The United States Men’s National Team will go to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil without perhaps its most iconic player, Landon Donovan.
But coach Jurgen Klinsmann included Crofton native Kyle Beckerman and former Maryland players Omar Gonzalez and...
| May 28, 2014
| 7:33 AM
The United States Men’s National Team officially kicked off its road to Brazil with a comfortable 2-0 win over Azerbaijan Tuesday night in San Francisco, the first of three friendlies on American soil before the World Cup begins next month....
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:02 PM
The U.S. men's national soccer team's first appearance in Baltimore since 1997 took a couple of interesting twists this week leading up to Sunday's CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal against El Salvador at M&T Bank Stadium.
The first came Wednesday when U....
| Jul 20, 2013
| 2:42 PM
After the U.S. men's national soccer team lost a friendly to Belgium in May, a disgusted coach Jurgen Klinsmann tried to talk about what positives the Americans could get out of the surprising defeat.
“I’d rather play Belgium 10 more times...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 6:22 PM
After Jurgen Klinsmann took over the U.S. national soccer team nearly two years ago, the positive results were not immediate. As recently as late May, when the Americans lost a friendly to Belgium, there were questions about whether the former German star...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Chris Wondolowski's goal in the 66th minute drew the San Jose Earthquakes even with the Galaxy for a 1-1 tie Sunday in the final California Clasico this season.
Jordan Stewart assisted on the goal, sending a pass through Galaxy (14-5-9) defenders to...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 11:09 PM
As Landon Donovan and his Galaxy teammates paraded past the south grandstands toward the field before their game at StubHub Center, Donovan raised his left arm and touched the hands of fans leaning down from the front row.
In that section, and elsewhere...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 7:44 AM
The U.S. is in control of its World Cup destiny.
Ghana shocked many by holding World Cup favorites Germany to a 2-2 draw on Saturday, giving the U.S. a window to advance to the knockout stages with a win over Portugal on Sunday evening.
| Jun 22, 2014
| 9:12 AM
The promise of the knockout stages looms as the U.S. prepares to take on Portugal on Sunday evening.
The opponent has an injury list that could fill a starting team. The Americans must find the right way to replace injured forward Jozy Altidore. A...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:40 PM
The United States' 2-1 win over Ghana was simply a grind-it-out, blue-collar performance.
Despite starting the game with a brilliant goal in the opening minute by Clint Dempsey, the U.S. struggled to take control. The injury to Jozy Altidore in the 21st...