| 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...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 12:51 PM
With some of his first-choice team sidelined by injury and other issues, U.S. national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann called up only 20 players Sunday for the final two World Cup qualifiers.
In the past Klinsmann has typically summoned 23 players to...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:43 PM
In Mexico, people may someday remember where they were the night Raul Jimenez beat Panama. Babies may be named after him. Statues could be built.
Or maybe not.
Because if Mexico falls again Tuesday in Costa Rica, the country's disappointing...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Boca Raton’s Jozy Altidore scored three goals and assisted on another in the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team’s 4-3, come-from-behind win at world No. 13 Bosnia and Herzegovina in a friendly Wednesday.
The hat trick was Altidore’s...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 10:39 AM
A calf strain suffered in Saturday's Major League Soccer win over Columbus will keep Seattle's Brad Evans off the U.S. national team for World Cup qualifiers in Costa Rica on Friday and against Mexico on Sept. 10 in Ohio, adding to the mounting injury...
| 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,"...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 6:40 PM
U.S. midfielder Jermaine Jones, who sustained a concussion in a 2-1 victory over Jamaica in a World Cup qualifying game Friday, said he will miss the next qualifier, against Panama on Tuesday in Seattle.
Jones is scheduled to see a neurologist Monday....
| 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...
| 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,...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 5:34 AM
Three Things to consider on this sports Tuesday:
Thing 1: My column in today's Sun Sentinel has already brought a lot of great feedback, not just from Orioles and Yankees fans but from anyone who has lost contact with an old friend.