| Mar 15, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Paul Arriola probably isn't the most representative example of a Mexican soccer player.
Born in California, he played for two U.S. national teams and, as a teen, trained at the Galaxy's academy in Carson. Though he could see Mexico from his house in...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Herculez Gomez figures he has about five months to prove he deserves a spot on the U.S. roster for next summer's soccer World Cup. And he's measuring that 90 minutes at a time, with each game he plays providing a chance to raise his stock or drop him...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:15 PM
Officially it's a preseason friendly.
But given what's at stake, there's likely to be very little friendship on display during Saturday's exhibition between Mexican league rivals Club America and Tijuana at the StubHub Center in Carson.
| Aug 16, 2012
| 4:44 PM
MEXICO CITY -- It was a sweet Olympic gold victory for Mexican soccer, yes. But that was last week. On Wednesday night, Mexico was defeated by the United States in a friendly match at the cavernous high-altitude Estadio Azteca in Mexico City, 1-0, the...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:32 AM
The US men's national team continues its quest for the 2014 FIFA World Cup with a pair of matches against Jamaica this week....
| Oct 11, 2012
| 9:32 PM
After disappointing displays in 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Jamaica last month, the U.S. men’s national soccer team finds itself in a must-win situation. With the qualifying table tight between the United States, Guatemala and Jamaica,...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 1:17 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Landon Donovan has taken great pains to keep the focus of his national team comeback in the present. Next summer's World Cup, he has continued to insist, will take care of itself.
"I'm going to enjoy today and worry about tomorrow later,"...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 11:14 PM
As first steps go, those were big ones that Landon Donovan took with the U.S. national team Friday. Maybe even big enough to carry him to Brazil.
Playing in his first international match in nearly 11 months, Donovan showed he hasn't lost a thing,...
| May 16, 2013
| 1:36 PM
U.S. national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann on Thursday summoned 29 players to training camp for next month's trio of World Cup qualifiers and, as expected, the Galaxy's Landon Donovan was left off the list.
But Galaxy teammate Omar Gonzalez, a...