| Jan 28, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Before Tuesday's closed practice at StubHub Center in Carson, U.S. national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann gathered his team together at midfield to introduce a familiar face.
"Welcome back, Stu!" Klinsmann said enthusiastically. The players responded...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Two soccer legends with strong Chicago ties were named to the National Soccer Hall of Fame’s Class of 2014 on Monday.
Chicago-area native Brian McBride, who gained national and international acclaim with U.S. national teams, the English Premier...
| 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 —...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Juergen Klinsmann's U.S. national soccer team will finish the year ranked 14th in the world, according to the latest FIFA team rankings released Thursday.
That's 14 places higher than the Americans ranked a year ago and it's the team's best year-end...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Juergen Klinsmann is still six months away from his first World Cup as coach of the U.S. national team. But he's already looking ahead to the next one after agreeing Thursday to a four-year contract extension that will keep him in place through 2018....
| Jul 28, 2013
| 7:32 PM
CHICAGO — Juergen Klinsmann said there was no team better than the United States in the last month of the CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer tournament.
The Americans showed their coach exactly why Sunday in the final.
The U.S. didn't allow a single...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Sunday's U.S.-Panama final in Chicago will mark the conclusion of the three-week-long CONCACAF Gold Cup. But for a small handful of U.S. players, the tournament's end might prove to be just the beginning of a journey that takes them to Brazil for next...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 6:00 PM
April Ross and Jennifer Kessy got their redemption Sunday.
After the top-ranked pairing lost in the Round of 32 at the FIVB Grand Slam of beach volleyball Thursday, they rallied from behind to win the inaugural World Series Cup in Long Beach on Sunday....
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:51 PM
Houston Texans running back Arian Foster says in an upcoming documentary he accepted money his senior year at Tennessee.
"Honestly, I don't know if this will throw us into an NCAA investigation, but my senior year I was getting money on the side,"...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:45 PM
U.S. national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann added a trio of Major League Soccer players to the roster for World Cup qualifiers with Jamaica and Panama.
Joining the team Thursday in Kansas City were midfielder Brad Davis of the Houston Dynamo as well as...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 6:00 PM
It took three years, but Mexico finally got the man it wanted to manage its national team in World Cup qualifying.
The question now is, is it too late?
By the time Mexico got around to introducing Victor Manuel Vucetich as its coach Thursday, El Tri...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 5:32 PM
After more than three years of preparation and the most successful season in U.S. national soccer team history, how far the U.S. goes in next summer's World Cup in Brazil may come down to which way a ping-pong ball bounces.
That's because the draw for...