Monday, July 27, 2015
Allegations of corruption, deplorable fan behavior and poor playing conditions have turned an enticing tournament into a sideshow, writes Thomas Floyd.
The Caribbean nation is feeling positive ahead of World Cup qualifying, despite its Gold Cup run ending with a 3-1 loss to Mexico in Sunday's final.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Jurgen Klinsmann said he would call Tim Howard next week about the goalkeeper's potential return to the U.S. national team but didn't make any guarantees.
U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann defended his players and process after the Americans crashed out of the Gold Cup semifinals.
Friday, July 24, 2015
The veteran seems poised to play his final international match Saturday against Panama, though he hasn't ruled out a return.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
The 24-year-old admirably filled Jozy Altidore's shoes, scoring his fourth international goal in the U.S. national team's Gold Cup quarterfinal rout of Cuba.
Friday, July 17, 2015
After finally playing in a World Cup last summer, the 33-year-old U.S. midfielder has no plans to slow down as another cycle ramps up.
Thursday, July 16, 2015
The veteran left back has come out of international retirement, joining the U.S. ahead of its Gold Cup quarterfinal against Cuba.
Thursday, July 9, 2015
The future looks bright for the U.S. national team after its World Cup title, with Abby Wambach and Co. passing the torch to a new generation.
Monday, July 6, 2015
The U.S. coach again pushed the right buttons as the Americans secured the World Cup trophy with an emphatic win over Japan, writes Thomas Floyd.
The Golden Ball winner scored in every knockout-round game and notched a hat trick in the opening 16 minutes of the World Cup final win over Japan.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
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.
The American soccer icon can finally claim a World Cup crown as the U.S. faces Japan in Sunday's final.
Friday, July 3, 2015
The U.S. midfielder says the outgoing FIFA president shouldn't earn plaudits for merely "doing the right thing" when promoting women's soccer.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
The U.S. national team wasn't at its best early in this World Cup, but coach Jill Ellis started pulling the right strings at the right time, writes Thomas Floyd.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Playing two new positions, the veteran scored for the third straight game as the U.S. advanced to the World Cup final with a 2-0 win against Germany.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Carli Lloyd scored a controversial penalty kick moments after Celia Sasic missed from the spot as the U.S. booked a trip to the final with a 2-0 win over Germany.
Jill Ellis has some tough choices to make against top-ranked Germany as the U.S. looks for a second straight trip to the World Cup final.
Monday, June 29, 2015
Now is the time for U.S. coach Jill Ellis to play Morgan Brian, Carli Lloyd and Lauren Holiday together in a 4-2-3-1, writes Thomas Floyd.
Sunday, June 28, 2015
The U.S. national team will face Germany in Montreal on Tuesday in a battle of the top two teams in FIFA's world rankings.