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What the Future Holds for the US Men’s National Soccer Team

Tim Howard during the 2014 World Cup. (Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports)

Last week, the members of the US Men’s National Soccer Team gathered on the patio of their hotel to enjoy one last lunch together as a complete squad. The mood most certainly was surreal being that the players, coaches, staff, medical team, and numerous other integral personnel have been together every day for nearly two months. Players from all over More...

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Red Bulls forward, Tim Cahill, is competing in the World Cup for Australia. (USA Today Sports)
By Daniel Steele On Thursday, June 19th, 2014
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22 MLS Players in Brazil for World Cup

Red Bulls forward, Tim Cahill, is competing in the World Cup for Australia. (USA Today Sports) Every four years the world comes together in celebration of the beautiful game. So far, Brazil’s tournament has been More...

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By Daniel Steele On Saturday, June 7th, 2014
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USMNT: A Preview of Final Tune-Up Against Nigeria

Oliver Lang/AFP/Getty Images This is it. Aside from the closed-door scrimmage in Sao Paulo against Belgium on June 12th, this is the last tune-up opportunity the US has before its game on June 16th against Ghana. More...

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By Daniel Steele On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
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USMNT May Camp: Four Thoughts

(Tony Avelar — Associated Press) On Wednesday, midfielder Jermaine Jones arrived in Palo Alto, making all 30 members of the preliminary USMNT World Cup roster present and accounted for. Camp is now in full swing More...

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By John Pavia On Friday, May 16th, 2014
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Some Thoughts on the USMNT’s Preliminary Roster

Will the snub of Eddie Johnson come back to haunt coach Jurgen Klinsmann? Johnson has been held scoreless since his trade from Seattle to D.C. United and he has also come under fire for his public comments suggesting More...

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By Daniel Steele On Monday, May 12th, 2014
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Soccer: Predicting the USA 30 Man Camp Roster

(Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images) With the major European leagues wrapping up this weekend coach Jurgen Klinsmann has no further room for evaluation and is rumored to be ready to pick his 30-Man preliminary roster More...

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By Shannon Hovan On Friday, March 14th, 2014
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Women’s History Month Interview Series: Q&A with US Olympian Alicia Sacramone

Alicia Sacramone was a member of the Silver Medal winning US Olympic team in 2008 and has won nine career World Championships medals, including three Golds, four Silvers and two Bronzes, the highest career tally More...

Taylor Hoagland, Team USA. (Image used with permission)
By Bernadette Pasley On Monday, March 10th, 2014
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Women’s History Month Interview Series: Q&A With Team USA Softball Star Taylor Hoagland

After growing up in Texas, Taylor Hoagland took her softball talents to the University of Texas where she would become one of the most accomplished position players in school history. As a senior in 2013, Hoagland More...

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By Sam Mines On Saturday, February 22nd, 2014
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Team U.S.A. Skates Home: Finland Shuts Out U.S. 5-0 to Win Bronze Medal

It’s all over for the U.S.A. men’s Olympic hockey team. An Olympic run that started out so promisingly, with four consecutive victories and 20 goals in its first four games, ended abruptly and painfully on Saturday More...

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By Sam Mines On Saturday, February 22nd, 2014
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USA Put to the Sword Again By Canada

What seemed so promising for the USA men’s Olympic hockey team came to a disappointing ending. Coming into Friday’s semi-finals game, USA hadn’t lost; the team’s goal scoring numbers were high, they were More...