| May 10, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Landon Donovan likes the U.S.'s chances in World Cup group play against Ghana, Portugal and Germany. But the threat posed by Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo is something that could keep him up at night.
"Listen, there's no question he's one of the...
| May 22, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Landon Donovan will not be playing in a record fourth World Cup for the U.S. this summer after the Galaxy star was left off the final 23-man roster announced Thursday.
Released from the team along with Donovan were forward Terrence Boyd, midfielders Joe...
| May 14, 2014
| 8:50 PM
— Ten doesn't go into three very cleanly or easily. But that's the math facing Coach Juergen Klinsmann and the U.S. soccer team less than three weeks before the 23-man World Cup rosters are due.
Klinsmann invited 30 players to training camp, which...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Landon Donovan took a big step toward a record-tying fourth World Cup appearance and Galaxy teammate Omar Gonzalez moved closer to his first when both were included Monday in the 30-man provisional squad U.S. Coach Juergen Klinsmann called into this week'...
| May 23, 2014
| 12:15 PM
A day after cutting Landon Donovan from his World Cup team, U.S. Coach Juergen Klinsmann on Friday defended the 23-man roster he will take to Brazil next month.
"I have to do what I believe is the right thing as of today," he said. "And time will tell...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:42 PM
A day after U.S. Soccer Coach Juergen Klinsmann shocked the soccer world by announcing that Landon Donovan would not be part of the U.S. team in next month’s World Cup, Donovan’s club coach on Friday gave his player a vote of confidence....
| Jun 7, 2014
| 5:36 PM
When the World Cup was awarded to Brazil seven years ago, FIFA, soccer's world governing body, wanted the tournament played in eight cities.
Brazil insisted on 12 — and Brazil won.
Now that victory is coming back to haunt the host country, which...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:41 AM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Landon Donovan on Wednesday spent the first 59 minutes of the U.S. national team's friendly against Mexico on the bench, a place he’s not accustomed to being for that long.
But it’s a place Donovan, the leading scorer in...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:01 AM
ESPN announced it added U.S. soccer star Landon Donovan to its studio analyst team for the World Cup.
Donovan, widely considered the best player in U.S. soccer history, was controversially left off of Jurgen Klinsmann's 23-man roster for the tournament....
| May 17, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Lionel Messi has won six Spanish league titles, three Champions League crowns and a record four world player-of-the-year awards. But he hasn't won a World Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo won nine trophies with England's Manchester United, four more with Real...
| May 31, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Ten of the 23 players selected to the U.S. World Cup team play their club games in Major League Soccer, the league that stands as the legacy of the 1994 tournament, the only World Cup played in this country. So who are the most decorated MLS vets to...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Landon Donovan is going be honest here. He is going to be brutally honest. He knows this isn't going to sound good, but the last few weeks have reminded him that only by mining the darkest moments can one discover his light.
Donovan is admitting that...