MNT

Landon Donovan

U.S. MNT Advance to 2013 Gold Cup Final

Soccer in the Ozarks at related • 0 views

Springfield MO Soccer -

Springfield, MO- The American Outlaws Springfield Chapter will be at Ry-Macs this Sunday at 3 pm, to watch the U.S. MNT in the CONCACAF Gold Cup Finals. Come on down, join this lively crowd, and cheer the boys onto victory.

"The U.S. Men's National Team advanced to its ninth CONCACAF Gold Cup Final and will be shooting for its fifth title following a 3-1 semifinal victory against Honduras at Cowboys Stadium.

The 'Five Game Tournament' in Photos

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
The 'Five-Game Tournament' for the U.S. Men's National Team has come and gone, and after nearly 30 days in six cities and three countries the USA finished with four points to start off World Cup qualifying. Overall it was a successful month for the U.S. team as they continued to build chemistry and implement the style of play preferred by head coach Jurgen Klinsmann.

Trivia Time on Twitter

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
We asked a Trivia question on twitter (@ussoccer) earlier today, seeing if you knew how many members of the delegation have played for the USA against Guatemala?

The answer: 13.

Most of the delegate members played in the 2008 Home and Away matches with Guatemala in the semifinal round of the Last World Cup cycle.

World Cup Qualifying Career Statistics

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
World Cup Qualifying begins tomorrow for the Men's National Team and about half of the team has a good idea what to expect. Fourteen players on the roster have played in at least one World Cup qualifier, with many of those veterans' WCQ appearances reaching double digits.

Landon Donovan has played in 35 World Cup qualifying games in his MNT career

Landon Donovan leads the team with 35 WCQ appearances and 12 goals.

10-Year Anniversary of USA-Portugal

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
Ten years ago today was one of the biggest days in U.S. Soccer history.

On June 5, 2002, the U.S. Men's National Team had a tough task ahead of it in its 2002 World Cup opener, facing one of the pre-tournament favorites in fourth-ranked Portugal. Most people expected Portugal to breeze through Group D, but the U.

Last World Cup Qualifying Opener

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
When the Men's National Team takes on Antigua and Barbuda on Friday they're looking to start off qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup on the right foot - just like they did four years ago.

In the USA's last World Cup qualifying opener they played Barbados on June 15, 2008 at the Home Depot Center, finishing with a commanding 8-0 victory.

Is the U.S. MNT's 5-1 win against Scotland the team's biggest UEFA victory?

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 1 view

As the U.S. Men's National Team posted a 5-1 win against Scotland over the weekend – including a Landon Donovan hat trick – we wondered if that could have been the biggest U.S. win against a UEFA team?

Turns out, it was close. The Scotland game matched the most goals scored against a UEFA team, but the largest margin of victory came on Jan.

Training at FedEx Field

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views


U.S. MNT Training in stadium

The U.S. Men's National Team went through its customary in-stadium training on Tuesday evening, getting a first look at FedEx Field in Landover, Md.

The stadium is massive, which is kind of eerie when it's empty. But it should be pretty rocking for the game on Wednesday night.

Aston Villa

MNT on TV

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
As spring continues to blossom - in some places faster than others - it starts to be crunch time for MNT players abrod while the guys in MLS are starting to hit their full stride six weeks into the season. Plenty to watch this weekend...
FRIDAY Jonathan Spector (Leicester City vs.

Guzan Gets Huge Result; Cherundolo Returns

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 2 views
Big day for Brad Guzan and Aston Villa this past Saturday, the club snatching three points and helping their cause for avoiding relegation with a 3-1 win at Stoke City. With six games remaining - four of which at home - the young Villans are gaining momentum and confidence in their effort to stay in the Premier League.

Settle in To Watch the MNT in Action This Weekend

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views

Once again a plethora of options are available to catch the U.S. MNT players abroad in action this weekend, in addition to a full slate of games in Major League Soccer.

FRIDAY

DaMarcus Beasley(Puebla v. Leon)

8:30 p.m., Fox Deportes

SATURDAY

Tim Howard (Everton v.

Get out the Remote and Watch the MNT Abroad in Action

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views

Following the memorable win in Columbus on the 11th anniversary of Sept. 11, the U.S. Men's National Team players get back to business with their club teams.Thanks to the multitude of broadcast outlets showing soccer in this country, you'll be able to follow the progress of many of the MNT players abroad as they look to earn and keep their places before the next round of crucial World Cup qualifiers next month.

Get out the Remote and Watch the MNT Abroad in Action

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views

Following the memorable win in Columbus on the 11th anniversary of Sept. 11, the U.S. Men's National Team players get back to business with their club teams.Thanks to the multitude of broadcast outlets showing soccer in this country, you'll be able to follow the progress of many of the MNT players abroad as they look to earn and keep their places before the next round of crucial World Cup qualifiers next month.

Head to Head: MNT Abroad on TV

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views

With a little more than a week before the team begins reporting to Miami in preparation for the two huge World Cup qualifiers against Jamaica, players have precious little time to make their last case for inclusion on the roster. Several members of the MNT go head-to-head in leagues both east and south of CONUS, which always adds a little intrigue.

Tim Howard

On the Mend

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
Remember how the U.S. entered last two World Cup qualifiers with no fewer than eight players unavailable through injury, and how despite that the team collected a 1-0 win at home against Costa Rica, and then two more players got hurt, and we still pulled off a huge 0-0 draw at Estadio Azteca?

That was great news, and it keeps getting better.

U.S. defeat Mexico 1-0: Highlights - August 15, 2012

Virginia Online Soccer News at related • 0 views
The U.S. MNT did last night what previous American squads could not, beat Mexico in Mexico.


SI.com: US beats Mexico in Mexico for 1st time

U.S. Men's National Team Earns Historic First Victory On Mexico's Home Soil




United States

Uniform Colors

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 1 view
The United States goes all white in the new Nike centennial kits, while Mexico sports all black. The MNT keepers break out the new green centennial jerseys (HAVE A LOOK).

Youthful Brazil Poses Stern Test For Evolving US Offense: Your TYAC Preview

The Yanks Are Coming at related • 1 view
Neil W. Blackmon Fresh off the most dominant performance of the Klinsmann era, and perhaps the most dominant display by a U.S. MNT midfield in a decade Saturday against Scotland in Jacksonville, the United States plays game two of what Jurgen Klinsmann last week called a "five game tournament" tonight against a youthful, experimental but [.

Univision Deportes

MNT on TV

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 1 view

With a little more than two weeks to go before the roster is chosen for the huge World Cup qualifiers against Costa Rica and Mexico, the coaching staff is closely monitoring the fitness and form of the player pool. Thanks to the plethora of networks covering soccer here, so can you. Here's a look at what you can watch this weekend of the current MNT hopefuls.

Watch the MNT Abroad this Weekend

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 1 view

As the weather starts to turn in parts of the country, no better excuse to park on front of the telly and watch the MNT in action this weekend. Here's a primer on the schedule (all times ET):

Brad Guzan hopes to keep his starting spot atAston Villa this Saturday when they face Norwich CityFOX Soccer, 7:30 am).

Michael Bradley

MNT on TV

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views

As the MLS season approaches, there's still action aplenty abroad for members of the Men's National Team. This weekend sees Tim Howard in FA Cup action, Michael Bradley hosting the league leaders and a showdown between two MNT teammates in Mexico. Here's the viewing schedule:


FRIDAY

Joe Corona and Edgar Castillo (Tijuana v.

Michael Bradley Transfers to Roma

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 1 view
The long-anticipated deal is now complete: Michael Bradley is officially a member of legendary Seria A side AS Roma. Coming off a fantastic first season in the league with Chievo Verona, the Roman team paid $4.6 million for the services of the 24-year-old U.S. international.
Bradley made 34 appearances for Chievo in his opening year in Italy, earning the nickname "The General" for his work in midfield.

Bradley, Spector to be Inducted into Sockers FC Hall of Fame

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views


Defender Jonathan Spector (left) and midfielder Michael Bradley (right) will be inducted into the Sockers FC Hall of Fame.

U.S. Men's National Team midfielder Michael Bradley and defender Jonathan Spector will be inducted into the inaugural Sockers FC Chicago Hall of Fame on Saturday, June 16.

Top Three ussoccer.com YouTube Videos

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
Michael Bradley's goal from the game against Scotland on May 26th was pretty fantastic. It made it into the Top 10 on SportsCenter and has quickly made its way onto the list of most-watched U.S. Soccer videos on YouTube with 394,238 views. That got us thinking... what are the top three most-viewed videos in U.

World Cup

USA Faces Jamaica Tuesday in World Cup Qualifier

Springfield MO Soccer at related • 2 views

The U.S. Men's National Team's 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifier match against Jamaica on Tuesday, Sept. 11, at Columbus Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio, has sold out. Nearly 24,000 spectators will be on hand to watch the U.S. at the home of Major League Soccer's Columbus Crew, marking the fifth sellout for MNT matches played at the stadium.

Special Guests at Training

U.S. WNT at related • 0 views


Rachel Buehler roofs a shot during training...




...under the watchful eye of three guys who've played a wee bit of football.

The U.S. WNT had some special guests today at training as the three U.S. Men's National Team players who play (well, played) for the Glasgow Rangers were nice enough to stop by to watch some practice and wish their WNT counterparts all the best in their Olympics.

Ticket Information for USA vs Guatemala at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park

Springfield MO Soccer at related • 0 views

Tickets for the upcoming U.S. Men's National Team World Cup qualifier at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan., will go on sale to the public on July 24. The MNT concludes the Semifinal Round of FIFA World Cup qualifying by facing Guatemala on October 16 at 6 p.m. CT.

Tickets are available now on the American Outlaws website.

Former Head Coach Alkis Panagoulias Passes Away

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
CHICAGO (June 19, 2012) – Former U.S. Men's National Team head coach Alketas "Alkis" Panagoulias passed away Monday in Vienna, Va., at the age of 78.

The native of Thessaloniki, Greece, led the U.S. MNT from 1983-85, and also guided the 1984 Olympic team. He would later manage Greece from 1992-94 and lead his country to its first FIFA World Cup appearance in 1994.

Last Time Out (in Canada)

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
In the last blog we talked about the last time the USA played in Canada. The day was Nov. 9, 1997 and it was the game where the USA clinched qualification for the 1998 FIFA World Cup. Roy Wegerle scored twice and new Hall of Famer Claudio Reyna added another as the MNT booked its spot for the tournament in France.

Arrival North of the Border

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views


Waitin' for bags at YYZ


The U.S. Men's National Team is in Canada! The team arrived in Toronto after the short flight from D.C., following regeneration this morning and some general relaxation in the team hotel. It's another quick turnaround from the game against Brazil, and the team will refocus ahead of the final preparation game before the big start of World Cup Qualifying.

head coach

Playing at the Highest Level - MNT All Over European Competition

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
U.S. head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has consistently repeated his mantra that he wants U.S. players competing on the biggest teams, against the biggest clubs, and in the biggest competitions. When he reviews the group stage tables for the UEFA Champions League and the Europe League, he will certainly like what he sees.

Day One Training Recap

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
The U.S. MNT is back in Miami, which is traditionally been the staging point for training camps prior to games in Central America and the Caribbean. The warm temperatures and proximity for travel make South Florida an ideal location to get prepped for the World Cup qualifiers.
And so it was that 15 players took the field for training this afternoon.

McLean Youth Soccer's Junior Flores named to U-17 Men's National Team Residency Program

Virginia Online Soccer News at related • 0 views
Local youth player Junior Flores of McLean Youth Soccer and Manassas Park,Va. has been named to the U-17 Residency Program.

CHICAGO (Aug. 24, 2012) - The roster for the U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team Residency Program was finalized for the 2012 Fall Semester, with 31 players selected to train full-time in Bradenton, Fla.

Five Academy Players Highlight U.S. U-20 Milk Cup Roster

U.S. YNT Blog at related • 0 views
Showcasing the progress in the development of a strong relationship between the U.S. Soccer Development Academy and the U.S. Youth National Teams, five Academy players earned a spot on the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team that traveled to Northern Ireland on Monday in preparation for the Milk Cup, where the U.

The Rest

Tuesday Morning Update

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
Here's three notes to get your Tuesday morning MNT fix:
  • Joe Corona arrived early this morning from Tijuana, completing the 23-man roster.
  • The Colorado Avalanche hosted the team last night at the Pepsi Center for the Avs-Blackhawks game.
  • The U.S. will train twice today, and get its first look at Dick's Sporting Goods Park during the afternoon session.

U-20 MNT Caps off Training in Toluca, Heads to Puebla, Mexico

U.S. YNT Blog at related • 2 views






The team prepares for training at the colorful Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México.


The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team completed its training at Toluca, Mexico, on Wednesday morning and now heads to Puebla, the location of the 2013 CONCACAF U-20 Championship.

Three U.S. Strikers Score; One Adds Assist for MNT Abroad

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views

One of the more promising developments for the MNT has been the steady production of its strikers for both for both club and country. Of the 21 goals scored in National Team games this year, 14 have been tallied by forwards.

The form carried over to the clubs this weekend, where three strikers scored and another set up the game-winner.

Last Time at The Office

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
It's been more than eight years since the U.S. MNT took the field inside the picturesque confines of National Stadium, and it was quite the thriller. Grouped together along with Panama and El Salvador, the teams squared off Aug. 18, 2004 in the first game of the semifinal round. The Reggae Boyz snatched the lead off a goal from Iam Goodison - off an assist from current Jamaica coach Theodore Whitmore - and seemed to be heading towards their first ever win against the U.

Pfeffer and Steffen Named to US U-18 MNT Camp

Brotherly Game at related • 0 views
Pfeffer and Steffen Named to US U-18 MNT Camp

Philadelphia Union Homegrown Player Zach Pfeffer and FC Delco / Union Academy product (current University of Maryland goalkeeper) Zack Steffen were called into a mid-September US U-18 MNT camp in the Netherlands.

USA vs. Guatemala History & Highlights

U.S. MNT Blog at related • 0 views
As we await tonight's World Cup qualifer between the USA and Guatemala there are plenty of old highlights from previous matchups to watch. The U.S. is 12-4-5 against Guatemala. Since the USA's 1-0 loss to Guatemala on Jan. 10, 1988, the team has posted a 17-game unbeaten streak (12-0-5).

First, check out the highlights from a friendly on March 11, 1999.