Monday, July 27, 2015

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Allegations of corruption, deplorable fan behavior and poor playing conditions have turned an enticing tournament into a sideshow, writes Thomas Floyd.

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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

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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.

Friday, July 24, 2015

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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

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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

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Thursday, July 9, 2015

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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

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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.

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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

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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.

Friday, July 3, 2015

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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

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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