Panama City

AFP

Panama president declares World Cup national holiday

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Panama City (AFP) – Panama president Juan Carlos Varela declared a national holiday in celebration at the central American country’s first ever qualification for the World Cup.

“It’s a historic day for the country. Tomorrow (Thursday) will be a national holiday for public and private sector workers,” Varela said on Twitter on Wednesday.

Panama international football player shot dead

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Panama City (AFP) – Panamanian football player Amilcar Henriquez, a veteran member of the national team, was shot dead, authorities said.

Gunmen got out of a car and opened fire on Henriquez and his friends in Sabanitas, a suburb of the city of Colon, according to preliminary reports.

Panama international football player shot dead

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Panama City (AFP) – Panamanian football player Amilcar Henriquez, a veteran member of the national team, was shot dead, authorities said.

Gunmen got out of a car and opened fire on Henriquez and his friends in Sabanitas, a suburb of the city of Colon, according to preliminary reports.

US held by Panama in FIFA World Cup qualifier

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

Panama City (AFP) – United States coach Bruce Arena accused Panama of targeting teenage star Christian Pulisic after a rugged CONCACAF World Cup qualifying battle ended in a 1-1 draw on Tuesday.

Clint Dempsey scored his fourth goal in two games to give the US a precious point on the road as they aim to get their World Cup qualification campaign back on track under Arena following the sacking of Jurgen Klinsmann in November.

US held by Panama in FIFA World Cup qualifier

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Panama City (AFP) – United States coach Bruce Arena accused Panama of targeting teenage star Christian Pulisic after a rugged CONCACAF World Cup qualifying battle ended in a 1-1 draw on Tuesday.

Clint Dempsey scored his fourth goal in two games to give the US a precious point on the road as they aim to get their World Cup qualification campaign back on track under Arena following the sacking of Jurgen Klinsmann in November.

Panama

CONCACAF WCQ Preview: Ticos host T&T, Honduras visits Panama

Soccer By Ives at related • 0 views

The current batch of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying matches didn't end on Sunday in Mexico City. The other four countries involved in the Hexagonal round will take to the field around the same time on Tuesday night in Panama City and San Jose.

Costa Rica can move into sole possession of second place with a win or draw against bottom feeders Trinidad and Tobago.

WCQ: Panama 1 – USMNT 1

USSoccerPlayers at related • 0 views

Panama and the USMNT split the points in Panama City, drawing 1-1 in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying. The USMNT and Panama traded first-half goals. Christian Pulisic weaved his way through the Panama box to find Clint Dempsey in the 39th minute. Panama equalized four minutes later through Gabriel Gomez.

Panama vs. USA preview, TV times and team news

World Cup Buzz at related • 0 views

After Friday night’s overwhelming win over Honduras, many US fans are breathing a massive sigh of relief. Had the US not picked up all three points, they would have been in extremely dire straits trying to qualify for the World Cup in Russia next year. But nobody needed to worry as the US went up after less than five minutes and the rout was on from there.

Arriola joins USMNT as Brooks, Morris, Lletget, Orozco depart

Soccer By Ives at related • 1 view

The U.S. Men's National Team has added a winger ahead of the upcoming World Cup qualifier against Panama as several players have departed camp.

Paul Arriola is set to jointhe USMNT squad ahead of Saturday night's trip to Panama City. John Brooks, Sebastian Lletget, Jordan Morris and Michael Orozco left camp, bringing the total roster to 23 players.

CONCACAF WCQ Rewind: Panama eliminates Jamaica, Mexico rebounds, and more

Soccer By Ives at related • 0 views

The Hexagonal round of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying is just two months away and the picture of which six teams will be participating got much more clear on Friday night.

Panama booked its place in the final round of CONCACAF qualifying by handing Jamaica a 2-0 defeat in Panama City. Gabriel Torres' 28th-minute strike proved to be enough, with Abdiel Arroyo netting one in the final moments to start the party at Estadio Rommel Fernandez.

World Cup Qualifying: United States vs. Panama - When Last we met... one Zusi goal did the trick

Black and Red United at related • 0 views

Past is prologue, so let's look back at the last time the Yanks faced the Canaleros - back in January 2012, in Panama City.

The Rest

Russia's Major Racism Problem: D.C. United & Sundry Soccer Links for 24 October 2014

Black and Red United at related • 0 views

Oil-Rich Qatar will cover the sun! Forever! Muhahahahaha!

Election season is upon us. I can tell because my phone is ringing off the hook, and famous public figures keep personally emailing me with desperate pleas for financial help that put stranded Nigerian princes to shame.

Democracy.

Pulisic, Wright headline U.S. U-17 roster for October tournament

Soccer By Ives at related • 0 views

Photo by ISIPhotos.com

By RYAN TOLMICH

Ahead of this week's Panama U-17 International Tournament, U.S. U-17 Men's National Team head coach Richie Williams has called in a roster full of familiar faces.

MidfielderChristian Pulisic and forward Haji Wright, who have each scored 11 international goals this year, headline William's 20-man roster that is set to take on Costa Rica, Canada and hosts Panama from Oct.