The USA Under-23 game against Mexico will be shown on TeleFutura at 10pm ET. It was originally scheduled to be shown on Univision. . . .
Archives for February 2012
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A 55th minute goal from Clint Dempsey gave the United States their first win against Italy, a 1-0 result in Genoa. Tim Howard picked up the shutout in a game where Italy strung together multiple passing moves but had trouble looking dangerous with their final touch. That trouble worsened when Fabian Johnson found Jozy Altidore at the top of the box to start the scoring . . .
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Claudio Reyna and Tony Meola have been elected to the National Soccer Hall of Fame along with veteran inductee Desmond Armstrong and builder inductee Tony DiCicco. Reyna and Meola are both first-ballot inductees, with Armstrong rounding out the group of three US National Soccer Team Players to receive the highest honor in American professional soccer. . . .
By J Hutcherson - WASHINGTON, DC (Feb 29, 2012) US Soccer Players -- There are two assumptions that many American fans make about the European transfer system that aren't true. The first is that payment is due upon receipt. Those high dollar amounts associated with a transfer are normally paid in installments. The other is that there's no way to trade players in Europe similar to the standard way . . .
The goals from a United States Under-23 scrimmage in Frisco, TX courtesy of US Soccer Communications. The US U-23's play Mexico on Wednesday (10pm ET - Univision). . . .
By Tony Edwards - San Jose, CA (Feb 28, 2012) US Soccer Players -- In Tuesday's edition, Tony looks at Major League Soccer's all-time statistical leaders, Nottingham Forest's league position, and an upcoming attendance record in Toronto. At the end of this coming MLS season, could Landon Donovan be the all-time MLS leader in any statistical categories? He's currently third in . . .
By Jason Davis - WASHINGTON, DC (Feb 28, 2012) US Soccer Players -- American soccer is currently in the midst of a new policy of, for lack of a better word, “openness.” Specifically, in regards to the United States National Team where head coach Jurgen Klinsmann is making every effort to explain his ideas often and at length to anyone that is willing to listen. It's hard to avoid him if you . . .
By Clemente Lisi – NEW YORK, NY (Feb 28, 2012) US Soccer Players -- The United States will put its three-game winning streak on the line Wednesday when it goes up against Italy. The friendly against the four-time World Cup champions at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris – a place US coach Jurgen Klinsmann called “a difficult environment” – will be a tough test for the USA ahead of World Cup . . .