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United States Men's National Team

Moving on to Guatemala: Takeaways from the USMNT’s first month of 2016

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The USMNT's preparations for World Cup qualifying raised issues and options for coach Jurgen Klinsmann. Read More

USMNT 1 – Canada 0

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The USMNT picked up its second friendly win of 2016, shutting out Canada 1-0 at StubHub Center in Carson, California. Jozy Altidore scored. Read More

Sticking up for Stuart Holden

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Stuart Holden's playing career is a case of what might have been, but that doesn't mean the player has to look at it that way. Read More

USA vs Canada: Will young Olympic hopefuls feature before their pressure-packed playoff?

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The USMNT enters their second friendly with U-23 players part of Klinsmann's squad. Read More

The soccer history of the USMNT vs Canada

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The USMNT's series with Canada might be lopsided in favor of the United States, but there's the potential for a real rivalry. Read More

USMNT flash welcome signs of attacking personality in Iceland win

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The USMNT turned on the attack when needed to pick up a friendly win over Iceland, something that shows promise for the team in 2016. Read More

USMNT 3 – Iceland 2

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The USMNT got a 90th minute winner from Steve Birnbaum to beat Iceland 3-2 at StubHub Center in an international friendly. Read More

USMNT look to open new chapter, starting with overachieving Iceland

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The USMNT had a different January camp and face an Iceland team with a different reputation on Sunday at StubHub Center. Read More

Preview: USMNT vs Iceland

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The USMNT faces Iceland with the issues from 2015 still looming for coach Jurgen Klinsmann in a January friendly. Read More

Klinsmann’s shifting standard

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Sporting Kansas City's Benny Feilhaber asks some pointed questions about USMNT coach Jurgen Klinsmann's player selection. Read More

Jurgen Klinsmann and the January USMNT camp in 2016

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This January's USMNT camp carries with it added pressure on coach Jurgen Klinsmann to show that his program can transition. Read More

Jermaine Jones

Some Soccer News for Feb 9, 2016

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It's Day 40 of 2016.


USWNT players union has responded to the lawsuit US Soccer filed against them last week. And it comes off as a pretty convincing argument. From Sports Illustrated.
  • US Soccer feels that the USWNT are preparing to go on strike before the Olympics.

US Soccer Clarifies Jermaine Jones' International Status

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There's a lot of information regarding Jermaine Jones' suspension floating around and someone needs to clear it all up.

Yesterday, we reported on Jermaine Jones' suspension possibly holding up a move to Germany. Jones is out of contract with the New England Revolution and currently in training camp with the United States ahead of international friendlies with Iceland and Canada.

English Premier League

Soccer News: The Premier League revamps its logo

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The Premier League has a new logo for next season and there are plenty of questions about US Soccer in Tuesday's soccer news update. Read More

Major Link Soccer: Double PASS and US Soccer partnership

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The Belgian consulting firm lists among its clients the Bundesliga, the English Premier League, the J-League as well as the German, Belgian and Hungarian federations.

Seattle

For the first time in history, Seattle is 10th in the nation in population density, overtaking Baltimore with nearly a 10% increase in density since the 2010 census.

Soccer News: USMNT vs Canada

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We count down to tonight's USMNT vs Canada friendly with plenty of previews while Pep Guardiola makes things interesting in Europe. Read More

Soccer News: USMNT U-23s set an Olympic qualifying date

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US Soccer announced the date for the second-leg of the Olympic qualifying series between the USMNT and Colombia in the soccer news. Read More

Soccer News: Miazga makes move to Chelsea

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Matt Miazga is officially a Chelsea player and the USMNT gets a January lift with a late winner in Monday's soccer news. Read More

Soccer News: Iceland opens the USMNT’s 2016 schedule

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Soccer News: Evans added to USMNT camp, Morris considering MLS

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There's another change to the January USMNT camp roster in Tuesday's soccer news and another question for how FIFA operates. Read More

U.S. Women's National Team

US Soccer Federation sues World Cup-winning US Women’s National Team

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Fearing a possible walkout on the Rio Olympics by its Women's World Cup championship side, the US Soccer Federation has filed a lawsuit against its women's players union.

The move, made late Wednesday in US District Court at Chicago, asked the court to confirm the current collective bargaining agreement (CBA) that has been in place since 2013 and is set to expire at the end of this year.

US Soccer Federation sues World Cup-winning US Women’s National Team

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Fearing a possible walkout on the Rio Olympics by its Women's World Cup championship side, the US Soccer Federation has filed a lawsuit against its women's players union.

The move, made late Wednesday in US District Court at Chicago, asked the court to confirm the current collective bargaining agreement (CBA) that has been in place since 2013 and is set to expire at the end of this year.

Legal analysis: Why is US Soccer suing the union representing the USWNT?

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PSP contributor and labor lawyer Steve Holroyd breaks down the issues at play in US Soccer's lawsuit against the union representing the US women's national team.

Really, though?

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So I woke up to this.Loook, I get the legal argument and all... but, really, seriously, there wasn't a way for USSF to handle this before filing court papers against the World Cup champs? When did we become so intractable? Talk it out, man.- Greg Seltzer

Carli Lloyd, Chicharito claim CONCACAF Player of the Year honors

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Mexico's Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez and American Carli Lloyd were named Friday as 2015 Players of the Year by the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF). Voting was equally weighted among each member association's national team captains as well as fans and a media panel.

Carli Lloyd, Chicharito claim CONCACAF Player of the Year honors

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Mexico's Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez and American Carli Lloyd were named Friday as 2015 Players of the Year by the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF). Voting was equally weighted among each member association's national team captains as well as fans and a media panel.

Soccer Politics

Soccer News: Stuart Holden retires

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USMNT player Stuart Holden announces his retirement and FIFA withholding funds from CONCACAF becomes a campaign issue in the soccer news. Read More

Soccer News: The Sounders have big plans for Jordan Morris

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The Seattle Sounders are already heavily promoting new signing Jordan Morris and CONMEBOL elects a president in the soccer news. Read More

Islandia

Evans y Morris jugaron hoy en la victoria de Estados Unidos sobre Islandia

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En el StubHub Center de Carson, California, dos jugadores Sounders, Brad EVANS y Jordan MORRIS vistieron esta tarde el uniforme de la selección de Estados Unidos en la victoria de 3-2 sobre Islandia. Brad EVANS jugó el primer tiempo como defensor derecho y fue reemplazado en la segunda parte por Steve BIRNBAUM.

Evans y Morris jugaron en victoria de Estados Unidos sobre Islandia

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En el StubHub Center de Carson, California, dos jugadores Sounders, Brad EVANS y Jordan MORRIS vistieron esta tarde el uniforme de la selección de Estados Unidos en la victoria de 3-2 sobre Islandia. Brad EVANS jugó el primer tiempo como defensor derecho y fue reemplazado en la segunda parte por Steve BIRNBAUM.

U.S. National Team

Gedion Zelalem has failed to make an impact at Rangers

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Gedion Zelalem's loan to Rangers came as something of a surprise when it was announced in summer. Two views immediately emerged on the move on one hand, he'd be able to express himself at will, and the rigors of lower-league Scottish football would toughen him up. On the other, he'd be playing at a level far beneath him and risk being kicked out of games.

Gedion Zelalem has failed to make an impact at Rangers

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Gedion Zelalem's loan to Rangers came as something of a surprise when it was announced in summer. Two views immediately emerged on the move on one hand, he'd be able to express himself at will, and the rigors of lower-league Scottish football would toughen him up. On the other, he'd be playing at a level far beneath him and risk being kicked out of games.

Jordan Morris’s decision to play in MLS won’t hurt the USMNT

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As much of the US soccer media gathered in Los Angeles Tuesday for the 2016 edition of MLS media day, much of the American soccer world focused on the decision of a 21-year old-half a world away. In case you were separated from water, toilet, roaming data or internet, Jordan Morris has decided to turn down a reported contract offer from Werder Bremen of the Bundesliga because, at present, he wants to remain in America.

Jordan Morris’s decision to play in MLS won’t hurt the USMNT

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As much of the US soccer media gathered in Los Angeles Tuesday for the 2016 edition of MLS media day, much of the American soccer world focused on the decision of a 21-year old-half a world away. In case you were separated from water, toilet, roaming data or internet, Jordan Morris has decided to turn down a reported contract offer from Werder Bremen of the Bundesliga because, at present, he wants to remain in America.

The Rest

Some Soccer News for Feb 10, 2016

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It's Day 41 of 2016.


Alejandro Bedoya Strikes Again! Bedoya scored another goal for Nantes, this time late (118 min) in extra time to beat Bordeaux 3-4 in the Quarterfinals of the Coupe de France. See it here.
  • If the USA plays the next World Cup qualifier and doesn't use the midfield of Johnson-Jones-Bradley-Bedoya I'm gonna lose my mind.

US Soccer Buffoonery: D.C. United & Sundry Soccer Links for 5 February 2016

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Nice going, US Soccer.

You shouldn't have any secrets from me. You should tell me everything. Why, Lisa, why? At least talk to me, please!

Oh, hi.

D.C. United Reportedly Planning to File Tampering Charges Against Orlando City in Antonio Nocerino Saga - The Mane Land: B&RU hit on this late yesterday after WaPo broke the story.

Soccer TV: Gladbach vs Werder Bremen

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Gladbach takes on Werder Bremen on Friday's soccer TV schedule and the US Women are in action against Canada on Fox Sports 1. Read More

Some Soccer News for Feb 4, 2016

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It's Day 35 of 2016.


US Soccer has filed a lawsuit against the union that represents the USA Women's National Team. The dispute is over a collective bargaining agreement that the union says is invalid. US Soccer is not seeking damages, just a declaration that the cba is in play. By Andrew Das of the New York Times.

Major Link Soccer - US Soccer Files Suit

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The Sounders open their preseason, the Whitecaps bring on Blas Perez, and the US Women are sued by US Soccer.

Seattle

The Sounders had their first preseason match yesterday which was unfortunately only broadcast via Periscope. If you missed it or couldn't stand to watch the video quality, we have a recap up.

Every USMNT player’s situation is different

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Instead of using Jordan Morris's situation to support a big picture opinion about the USMNT program, consider his perspective. Read More