| 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'...
| 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...
| May 15, 2014
| 9:09 PM
The temperature at Stanford Stadium hung around 90 degrees Thursday afternoon, a few welcome degrees cooler than the day before. But none of the players competing for a spot on the U.S. World Cup team were complaining about the weather.
| 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 23, 2014
| 8:04 PM
The question made Jermaine Jones laugh.
A day after Coach Juergen Klinsmann cut Landon Donovan, the most accomplished player in U.S. soccer history, from his World Cup roster, Jones was asked whether he liked the team that was left.
"I have to like...
| 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.
| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:57 PM
The 22-man roster U.S. national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann has called up for the first training camp of the new four-year World Cup cycle includes a dozen players who were not on the team that played in Brazil.
The U.S. will meet the Czech Republic on...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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,"...