Friday, March 7, 2014
Negotiations between PRO and the referees failed, and replacement referees will be in the middle (and on the lines) for Week One matches.
El Tri will face Israel in Mexico City on May 28 before traveling to the USA for previously scheduled friendlies against Ecuador, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Portugal.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
With Jason Kreis taking over at NYCFC, new Real Salt Lake manager Jeff Cassar is trying to keep the club among MLS' elite.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Thanks to outstanding play from Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa and Nigeria shot-stoppers Vincent Enyeama and Austin Ejide, the friendly ended in a draw.
Jurgen Klinsmann gave several players the chance to make their case for a place on the U.S. World Cup team, but not a single fringe player boosted their stock in Wednesday's loss
Goals on either side of halftime condemned the Americans to defeat, as their defense was exposed badly on both strikes.
The ex-Barcelona man puts little stock in the Mexico legend's opinion that he isn't doing the job necessary as El Tri captain.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
There are reasons to believe the strike duo could function under Miguel Herrera's 5-3-2 system.
The versatile Seattle Sounders veteran has grown in confidence since breaking into the U.S. national team lineup nine months ago.
Miguel Herrera will take advantage of having his Europe-based players available, with several players left out of the World Cup playoff returning to the starting XI.
The 23-year-old striker is hoping that U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann recognizes his scoring ability in order to get a spot on the upcoming World Cup roster.
The two teams will renew pleasantries just 10 months after playing out a 2-2 draw in Houston.
Monday, March 3, 2014
Following a report suggesting the game had been canceled, the U.S. Federation released a statement saying Ukraine will travel to Cyprus to face the Americans.
As the 19th season of Major League Soccer prepares to kick off on Saturday, here is a look at how all 19 teams stack up heading into the new camapign.
The Americans will sport a clean, all-white design during the World Cup in Brazil this summer.
Jozy Altidore hit a new low in his time at Sunderland, failing to make the bench for the Black Cats' League Cup final loss to Manchester City on Sunday.
Despite being in form for Champions League-chasing Villarreal, Dos Santos' place in the Mexico squad is far from assured.
Saturday, March 1, 2014
The 30-year-old international passed away on Friday of a suspected heart attack after complaining of chest pains while training with his club.
Friday, February 28, 2014
The top two teams meet, as do the third and fourth teams, as the best in Liga MX jostle for Liguilla position - and the worst try to turn things around in the ninth round.