Arsene Wenger did not entertain the idea of bringing the players back to the Emirates Stadium, insisting they are simply training with his side to keep up their fitness.
Monday, November 25, 2013
Mix Diskerud and Aron Johannsson are good friends and the future of the U.S. national team attack, and this weekend they both found the net in club action in Europe.
Sunday, November 24, 2013
The visitors made themselves at home at JELD-WEN Field, and strolled to a comfortable aggregate win to advance to MLS Cup.
Dom Dwyer and Benny Feilhaber have both struggled for playing time at varying points this year, but both have become key figures in Sporting KC's march to the MLS Cup Final
Saturday, November 23, 2013
Goal rates the performances after Kansas City finally ousted the Dynamo from the playoffs and booked a ticket to the MLS Cup at Sporting Park.
Kansas City will host the 2013 MLS Cup final, the club's first MLS Cup final appearance since losing to D.C. United in 2004.
The striker bagged a first-half goal as his side managed a draw despite playing most of the match with nine players.
The Sporting Kansas City playmaker has enjoyed a dream run for club and country, but that success was born out of years of work to make the climb from reserve to star.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Tim Howard has enjoyed a strong run of form for both club and country, and he will face another tough test on Saturday when Everton battles arch-rival Liverpool.
Portland needs to overturn a two-goal deficit when it travels home for the second leg of the Western Conference final.
Houston looks to make it three MLS Cup appearances in a row when it travels to Kansas City to face off against Sporting KC.
The two-time MLS Cup winner is the league's all-time leader in minutes, saves and shutouts.
With 2013 now in the books for the U.S. national team, we can start looking at which players have the best chance of starting for Jurgen Klinsmann at the World Cup.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
After having his work permit appeal denied, Juan Agudelo must weigh his options as he heads toward January as a free agent without a set club destination.
The league will announce the winners starting next week and culminating with the MVP award on Dec. 5.
The versatile midfielder will be returning to Seattle, where he has played since being selected in the 2008 MLS Expansion Draft.
Chief Executive Tony Scholes says the Potters have been "left amazed" that their appeal was denied and claims that the decision was rendered without an explanation from the panel.
Oribe Peralta continued his hot streak with a first-half hat trick to help Mexico complete its long journey to next summer's World Cup in Brazil.
The former U.S. national team shot-stopper reveals his veteran-heavy picks for goalkeeper of the year honors.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Cameron's stellar game at right back was one of the few highlights in an otherwise dull USA loss to Austria, a match that should give Jurgen Klinsmann plenty to think about.