| Aug 29, 2014
| 4:03 PM
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico World Cup defender Carlos Salcido announced his international retirement on Friday and pulled out of coach Miguel Herrera's squad for next month's friendlies.
The 34-year-old former PSV Eindhoven and Fulham player, who...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 8:18 AM
Could there be a USL champion crowned at UCF?
Orlando City's front office is still looking into what it will do if it advances to the USL PRO title game. The club would prefer to play in a bigger venue, and they have explored the possibility of...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:09 PM
(Reuters) - Landon Donovan, the United States' all-time top scorer, will retire from the game at the end of the current Major League Soccer season, the player said on Thursday.
"The time is right for me," Donovan, 32, told a news conference at his LA...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Remember when CONCACAF was a quaint, unthreatening little football backwater where many of the people knew the sport as soccer — and few of them played it very well regardless of what it was called?
This World Cup has changed that perception....
| Jun 7, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Most of the focus in the World Cup rightfully goes to the players on the field. But what about the guys roaming the sidelines who put those players there? This World Cup will feature some of the top coaches in tournament history. Here's a list of the 10...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Manaus is more a sauna than a city, a frontier outpost in the middle of a rain forest 200 miles from the equator.
It's the last stop before the Amazon and not the kind of place where you'd expect to see grown men walking down the street wearing face...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 7:03 AM
The U.S. will take the field today against Germany with a berth in the World Cup Round of 16 on the line.
Plenty more is at stake.
When U.S. Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati met with reporters in Brazil on Wednesday he listed the reasons...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:09 AM
SAO PAULO (AP) — DaMarcus Beasley is playing his latest, and likely last, World Cup with little fanfare — just the way the soft-spoken defender prefers it.
Beasley is determined to keep his focus on the field as he goes about his business...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:18 PM
The first thing you notice is the name. Mikkel Morgenstar Paalsonn Diskerud.
“That’s hard to say,” Diskerud acknowledges.
So you can call him Mix.
How he’d really like to be known, though, is as a member of the U.S. World Cup...
| May 19, 2014
| 1:29 PM
If Landon Donovan had his way, he’d stop and smell the flowers on his way to Brazil for what in all likelihood will be his last World Cup this summer.
But if he pauses too long there’s a chance he won’t make it that far. So Donovan...
| May 22, 2014
| 7:20 PM
The doubt began to creep into Landon Donovan's conversations several months ago.
He is the leading scorer and playmaker in U.S. Soccer history, the best player the country has produced and at 32 healthy enough and experienced enough to be a World Cup...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Since taking over as coach of the U.S. national team 2 1/2 years ago, Juergen Klinsmann has repeatedly preached the superiority of European soccer.
"When you watch Premier League, you watch the German Bundesliga or you watch Spanish football —...