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  1. U.S. Men’s National Team defense remains unsettled after Mexico draw

    Apr 3, 2014, 8:41 AM EDT

    Mexico v United States

    As the USMNT enters its final prep phase for Brazil 2014, the time has come for Klinnsman to settle on a back four that can gel.

  2. Green, Bradley among those named to roster for USMNT friendly versus Mexico

    Mar 26, 2014, 2:19 PM EDT

    www.ussoccer.com

    Newly-minted USMNT member Julian Green is among an otherwise MLS-heavy group of players coming to Glendale to play El Tri.

  3. MLS Season Preview: San Jose Earthquakes

    Mar 1, 2014, 5:00 PM EDT

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    The Quakes had some mighty bad luck last season – will anything change in 2014?

  4. Caution: do not read TOO MUCH into some of today’s surprise U.S. call-ups

    Feb 27, 2014, 4:18 PM EDT

    Blackpool v Bolton Wanderers - Sky Bet Championship

    Yes, it means something that Oguchi Onyewu, Tim Ream and others will soon be under Jurgen Klinsmann’s watchful eye … but how much does it mean?

  5. Updated U.S. World Cup roster outlook – Who’s in for Brazil?: GOALKEEPERS AND DEFENDERS

    Feb 6, 2014, 4:30 PM EDT

    DaMarcus Beasley

    Our latest look at which players appear to be shipshape for a golden seat on that U.S. charter into Brazil.

  6. Could the majority of United States’ World Cup roster really come from … MLS?

    Jan 9, 2014, 9:25 PM EDT

    Omar Gonzalez

    Just four MLS men were in South Africa four years ago, but that number will rise dramatically this time around:

  7. Now that we know the U.S. opponents, which 23 players should Jurgen Klinsmann bring to Brazil?

    Dec 6, 2013, 2:20 PM EDT

    Michael Bradley, Tim Howard

    Not that he’ll ask us … but if he does, here’s what we have to say about how the roster should look:

  8. U.S. World Cup roster examination – Who is going to Brazil?: DEFENDERS

    Oct 16, 2013, 4:10 PM EDT

    Omar Gonzalez was selected third overall out of Virginia in 2009. In 2014, he will likely start in central defense in Brazil. (Photo: Reuters.)

    Now that qualifying is done, a position-by-position look at where the outside backs and center backs stand in the U.S. player pool. Seven or eight spots are available:

  9. Landon Donovan, Jermaine Jones return to clubs as U.S. national team makes several roster changes

    Oct 12, 2013, 5:38 PM EDT

    Jamaica v United States - FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier

    Jurgen Klinsmann’s team will look significantly different Tuesday than the one that beat Jamaica last night:

  10. Davis, Goodson, Wondolowski brought into U.S. camp; Eddie Johnson out injured

    Oct 10, 2013, 2:30 PM EDT

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    Head coach Jürgen Klinsmann added three MLS-based players after league games on Wednesday.

  11. United States roster falling to pieces ahead of remaining 2014 World Cup qualifiers

    Sep 30, 2013, 8:02 PM EDT

    Jurgen Klinsmann has the likes of Altidore, Dempsey, Donovan and Bradley to choose from.

    Well, “falling to pieces” may be a slight stretch; but Jurgen Klinsmann’s plan to bring in his top men looks less and less likely to happen:

  12. What we learned from the United States win over Mexico

    Sep 11, 2013, 12:24 AM EDT

    Mexico v United States - FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier

    From Landon Donovan to Mexico’s sorely lacking belief:

  13. Where is the biggest hole in the U.S. lineup on Tuesday?

    Sep 9, 2013, 7:07 PM EDT

    Costa Rica v United States - FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier

    Is it right back? Or is it what I like to call the “Bradley role?”

  14. Klinsmann adds reinforcements for Tuesday’s match vs. Mexico

    Sep 7, 2013, 9:53 PM EDT

    Clarence Goodson head shot

    Two from MLS, two from Liga MX incoming for the World Cup qualifier in Columbus:

  15. Whom should Jurgen Klinsmann call in for Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier vs. Mexico?

    Sep 7, 2013, 3:45 PM EDT

    US midfielder Michael Bradley, in action last week during the team's 1-0 win over Italy. (AP Photo/Tanopress)

    Because the roster is shrinking quite fast, isn’t it?

  16. Three things we learned from USMNT 3-1 loss at Costa Rica

    Sep 7, 2013, 1:58 AM EDT

    Donovan of the U.S. leaves the field after losing their 2014 World Cup qualifying soccer match against Costa Rica in San Jose

    Going forward, what did we learn about the US squad following defeat to Costa Rica?

  17. U.S. internationals (past and present) dominate the chatter in San Jose as Earthquakes prevail

    Aug 4, 2013, 12:10 AM EDT

    Clarence Goodson head shot

    Clarence Goodson debuts, Chris Wondolowski scores twice and Chivas USA’s Carlos Bocanegra sees red in the eventful night at Buck Shaw Stadium:

  18. What we learned from Sunday’s United States Gold Cup victory over Panama

    Jul 28, 2013, 7:25 PM EDT

    Championship - 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup

    Thoughts on Kyle Beckerman, Jose Torres, Eddie Johnson, Michael Parkhurst, coaching decisions and more:

  19. Shea goal guides U.S. to fifth Gold Cup title, 1-0 win over Panama

    Jul 28, 2013, 6:07 PM EDT

    Panama v United States - 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup Championship

    It took 68 minutes to break through, but once they did, the U.S. had reclaimed CONCACAF’s crown.

  20. U.S. Gold Cup final lineup: No Omar Gonzalez; Jose Torres, Mikkel Diskerud dropped

    Jul 28, 2013, 3:14 PM EDT

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    Goodson, Bedoya claim spots in Klinsmann’s starting XI for this afternoon’s final.

  21. Klinsmann’s roster additions pay off – but he does have a tough choice now

    Jul 27, 2013, 12:20 PM EDT

    United States v Canada

    Between Omar Gonzalez, Clarence Goodson and Matt Besler, the U.S. manager has three good choices for central defense:

  22. Decision time looms, who will start for USA in Sunday’s Gold Cup final?

    Jul 26, 2013, 10:40 AM EDT

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    This could be Jurgen Klinsmann’s hardest decision as USMNT coach.

  23. Circling back on Klinsmann’s changes: What worked, what didn’t for the U.S. vs. Honduras

    Jul 24, 2013, 10:04 PM EDT

    Holden of the U.S. moves the ball away from Honduras' Lopez during their CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer match in Arlington

    The results speak for themselves, but how many of Jurgen Klinsmann’s three changes actually worked?

  24. Donovan, Johnson lead U.S. past Honduras, into fifth-straight Gold Cup final

    Jul 24, 2013, 8:55 PM EDT

    Honduras v United States - 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup

    Two goals from Landon Donovan after an opener from Eddie Johnson made for an easy night for the U.S.

  25. Gold Cup Highlights, U.S.A. vs. El Salvador: Counting down the U.S.’s goals

    Jul 21, 2013, 8:34 PM EDT

    Victor Turcios Pacheco, Joe Corona

    A countdown of the tallies that seemed to get easier as the night went on.

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