The former Liverpool man and the LA Galaxy supporters became acquainted Saturday with both parties excited about the relationship's future, writes Jon Arnold.
Sunday, July 5, 2015
Los Angeles Galaxy fans can expect more silverware with Steven Gerrard on board, according to the ex-Liverpool midfielder.
The veteran striker scored three times, including once from the spot, in an easy win over shorthanded Toronto.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
The designated player brought his season goal tally to eight with a brace against the Impact.
The U.S. national team can win its first World Cup since 1999 with victory over Japan, which denied the Americans four years ago in Germany.
Though the opponent is a familiar one ahead of Sunday’s final, Japan has nothing but respect for its fellow Women’s World Cup finalist.
Germany and Bayern Munich star Mario Götze threw the first pitch in Los Angeles on Friday.
The former U.S. national team skipper said his teammate "deserves to be captain" after the Americans' friendly win over Guatemala on Friday.
The USA will be out to lay the ghosts of 2011 to rest when it takes on Japan in Sunday's Women's World Cup final in Vancouver.
Not even a four-goal win was enough to completely satisfy the U.S. national team coach.
The American soccer icon can finally claim a World Cup crown as the U.S. faces Japan in Sunday's final.
The Seattle Sounders left it late as they ended a three-match losing streak in MLS on Friday.
LA Galaxy recruit Steven Gerrard said he could have continued his career in Europe.
It was far from pretty, and the scoreline flattered the quality of performance, but the U.S. left its final Gold Cup tuneup with positives as well as things to work on.
Friday, July 3, 2015
Guatemala was no match for the United States as Jurgen Klinsmann's side continued its impressive form.
An own goal in the first half and a second-half onslaught handed the USA a 4-0 win over Guatemala.
The U.S. midfielder says the outgoing FIFA president shouldn't earn plaudits for merely "doing the right thing" when promoting women's soccer.
The U.S. national team is riding the momentum of some recent big victories, but Friday's tuneup vs. Guatemala is still an important step ahead of the Gold Cup.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
The United States manager explained why he made a switch at captain, with both veterans on board with the decision.
The vice president will be part of a presidential delegation to Canada lead by the second lady.