The USMNT plays its final game at the Copa Centenario, a rematch against Colombia for 3rd-place on Saturday. The Copa Centenario final is on Sunday with Chile playing Argentina at MetLife Stadium. Also on the schedule, Euro 2016 moves to the knockout rounds. USMNT vs Colombia at 9pm on FX on Saturday. Both teams are playing for the consolation prize, and it's a safe assumption that they'll also . . .
It's the day before the final match day for the USMNT at the Copa Centenario. 3rd-place is on the line against Colombia (9pm ET - FX) along with restoring a bit of pride after the loss to Argentina. Whether or not that influences coach Jurgen Klinsmann's lineup and tactics is an open question. Without suspensions, there's every reason to believe Klinsmann would've stuck with the same starting . . .
Colombia lost 2-0 to Chile in a game more memorable for the over two hour weather delay due to the rain in Chicago. The organizers got the game in and Chile sent Colombia to a 3rd-place rematch with the USMNT, winning 2-0. That also sets up a rematch in the final, with Chile losing 2-1 to Argentina in Group D. How the USMNT and Colombia will approach the consolation prize on offer on Saturday . . .
MLS week 16 started with three midweek games on the schedule. In Chester, the Philadelphia Union fell behind early, but scored four unanswered goals to beat Chicago 4-3. The Fire's David Accam scored in the 2nd minute with Philadelphia equalizing through an own goal in the 11th. The Union's Roland Alberg put them ahead in the 15th, scoring again in the second minute of stoppage time. Alberg . . .
It's the morning after the USMNT's 4-0 loss to Argentina, with multiple attempts to work out what the team can take away from the game. Put out a faster lineup against one of the best teams in the world? Point to the officiating in the quarterfinal? Make more noise about the Copa Centenario's ridiculous travel demands? Focus on what got the USMNT to that semifinal game? Argue for more physicality . . .
Toronto took a 1-0 lead in the Canadian Championship final series, shutting out Vancouver in front of over 20,000 fans at BMO Field. Sebastian Giovinco scored the game's only goal in the 43rd minute with Clint Irwin making five saves for the clean sheet. The series concludes at BC Place on June 29 with the winner qualifying as Canada's representative to the CONCACAF Champions League. "At the end . . .
The USMNT fell behind early and was unable to recover in a 4-0 loss to Argentina in the Copa Centenario semifinals. Ezequiel Lavezzi headed in Argentina's opening goal in the 3rd minute. Lionel Messi became Argentina's all-time top scorer by converting a free kick in the 32nd. USMNT coach Jurgen Klinsmann made a change at halftime, bringing on Christian Pulisic, but the USMNT was down 3-0 when . . .
It's the other half of the Copa Centenario semifinal bracket with Colombia playing Chile on Fox Sports 1. There's plenty of intrigue with this one, especially since Chile is coming off of their lopsided shutout of Mexico. Also on the soccer TV schedule, the Euro 2016 group stage concludes in France. Colombia vs Chile at 8pm on Fox Sports 1. It's the other Copa Centenario semifinal with Colombia . . .
It's time for the USMNT to face its next biggest challenge against an in-form Argentina. A spot in the Copa America final is on the line in Houston (9pm ET - Fox Sports 1). As one might expect on a match day, there's another round of previews trying to tease out what we're all basically guessing at. What will happen tonight at NRG Stadium? USA Today's Martin Rogers explains how USMNT coach Jurgen . . .
It's the day we've all been waiting for, if by "waiting for" you mean apprehensively dreading. Well, unless you've fully bought into Jurgen Klinsmann's prefered "warrior" mode. Even then, there's at least the nagging gloom that goes along with trying to forget what happened to that other giant of CONCACAF against a quality CONMEBOL team. Nothing has changed since Saturday night. Argentina still . . .