The P2010 Index tracks every performance of every player who suits up for the National Team
during the 2014 World Cup cycle, using match ratings from the country's top soccer writers. The
Index factors in recent form, strength of opponent, match type, and location, making it something
like Power Rankings for the USMNT.
There are 30 names on the USA's Gold Cup roster, with that number falling to 23 for the start of
the tournament. In alphabetical order, this is the current list courtesy of CONCACAF. Adu, Freddy
Altidore, Jozy Arnaud, Davy Bornstein, Jonathan, Califf, Danny Casey, Conor Cherundolo, Steve
Clark, Ricardo Cooper, Kenny Davies, Charlie DeMerit, Jay Feilhaber, Benny Gaven, Eddie Goodosn,
Clarence Guzan, Brad Hahnemann, Marcus Holden, Stuart Lichaj, Eric Marshall, Chad Mastroeni, Pablo
Rennes are up to third place in Ligue 1, after two second half goals gave Carlos Bocanegra's side
the comeback win over Lorient. Carlos started in his usual position at left back, played the full
90 minutes and earned a yellow card for his troubles.
Freddy Adu came on as a sub for AS Monaco but the team conceded two late goals to fall 4-3 to
Over in Ligue 1 today, Rennes inflicted a 2-1 defeat on visiting AS Monaco. Carlos Bocanegra went
90 minutes for Rennes, who extended their impressive unbeaten run in Ligue 1 to 12 games. They're
also up to third place in the league, five points behind leaders Lyon. Freddy Adu entered the game
in the 68th minute for Monaco, who face Le Mans at home next weekend.
In case you haven't noticed, there isn't always a whole lot for us to blog about on a regular
basis. The preseason tour doesn't begin for a few more weeks, nothing of substance has officially
happened in the transfer window yet, and the regular season is still over a month and a half away.
But since we're new and still trying to make a go of it, we're doing the best we can to deliver