| May 7, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Brazil, as the host country, will play the first game in this summer’s World Cup, so it seems only fitting that on Wednesday it was also among the first countries to announce its 23-man roster for the tournament.
Not that any of the players...
| May 12, 2014
| 12:55 PM
There were few surprises among the 30 players Coach Juergen Klinsmann chose Monday to join the U.S. soccer team at Stanford on Wednesday for its final training camp before next month's World Cup in Brazil.
Among those invited were Galaxy forward...
| 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.
| 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 3, 2014
| 5:51 PM
As part of the NBA's sweeping sanctions against Clippers owner Donald Sterling over his controversial racial remarks, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is urging the league's other owners to push for the Clippers' sale.
Silver said that if three-quarters...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Having just spent his monthlong winter camp working with domestic players, U.S. national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann called up a team of primarily foreign-based players for next week’s friendly against the Ukraine in Cyprus.
The game, to be...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 2:43 PM
What a perfect day for some soccer.
Orlando City SC will close out the Disney Pro Soccer Classic here at the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex in what might be the most ideal conditions. It is sunny and 72 degrees with a slight breeze as we near kickoff...
| 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 —...
| 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...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Coach Juergen Klinsmann called up a 22-player roster composed almost entirely of Major League Soccer players for the U.S. national team's April 2 friendly with Mexico in Phoenix.
But the most interesting selection is one of the three non-MLS players:...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Orlando City Soccer Club and Brazil's Fluminense FC will join six MLS teams this week for the fifth edition of the Walt Disney World Pro Soccer Classic at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
The exhibition tournament begins Wednesday with four...