The USA coach praised the Republic of Ireland captain for his desire and commitment to the game, labeling him as a 'role model' for aspiring youngsters in Major League Soccer.
Monday, November 17, 2014
Following Jozy Altidore's controversial tweet to the LA Galaxy, Goal takes a look at some of the players who have made headlines for the wrong reasons.
The veteran played internationally Friday for the first time since the World Cup, and the USA reaped the benefits despite the 2-1 defeat to Colombia.
U.S. Soccer released the names of six World Cup players who are nominated for the award that will be unveiled on Thursday.
Saturday, November 15, 2014
The Real Madrid attacker helped Colombia to a 2-1 win over the USA at Craven Cottage on Friday.
The U.S. coach praised his striker, who converted a penalty kick in the Americans' 2-1 loss to Colombia.
Friday, November 14, 2014
The Real Madrid star was cheered with every touch in his country's 2-1 win over the USA in Fulham, underlining his status as national icon.
Jozy Altidore's penalty kick gave the Americans an early lead at Craven Cottage, but Carlos Bacca and Teo Gutierrez scored after the break to secure the win for Colombia.
Honduras took a smashing from the Asian side on Friday.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Johan Venegas scored the 91st-minute equalizer for the Ticos, who then won the friendly in penalties.
The USA will take on James Rodriguez and Colombia at Fulham's Craven Cottage.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
The 25-year-old had a pair of goals in his first appearance with the national team in more than three years, while Chicharito added another in the World Cup rematch.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann named his 25-man roster for friendlies against Colombia and Ireland, and some of these youngsters could shine.
Carlos Vela is back in the starting team for Mexico after over three years out of the squad.
The New England Revolution playmaker has received his first call-up since 2007.
Though Mexico and Costa Rica face World Cup foes this month, there will be no revenge emanating from the November friendlies.
Monday, November 10, 2014
With the Seattle Sounders in the midst of a playoff run, the U.S. captain will sit out the upcoming matches in Europe.
Sunday, November 9, 2014
The former USA goalkeeper believes that his club manager is a 'genius' and says it is only a matter of time before he joins the planet's top coaches on the FIFA list.
Friday, November 7, 2014
The Cottagers offered American stars a place to challenge themselves in the English Premier League week after week.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
The FC Dallas star rookie has turned down Canada, and sources tell Goal USA that he will join the U.S. team for its upcoming friendlies against Colombia and Ireland.