US preliminary World Cup roster set - MLS takes the next step with $720m tv deal

US preliminary World Cup roster set - MLS takes the next step with $720m tv deal
Jurgen Klinsmann named the 30 man preliminary roster for the upcoming  World Cup. The final roster will be pared down to 23 by June 2. As expected Nick Rimando beat out Sean Johnson for the third ‘keeper spot. Players begin reporting to camp in Palo Alto, California on Wednesday. Here’s the complete roster: GOALKEEPERS (3) : Brad... Read more »

Johnson Gets USMNT Call

Sean Johnson will be a part of Bob Bradley’s 24 man USMNT training camp ahead of the January 22 friendly against Chile.  Johnson’s first call into training for the Nats will see him battle Dominic Cervi, Matt Pickens, and Nick Rimando for his first cap.  Oddly enough, three of the four keepers invited to camp have... Read more »

Logan Pause Called In For USA Friendly

Logan Pause has been called by Bob Bradley for USA’s friendly next week against South Africa.  Here’s the story on the whole squad. Definitely a surprise call up but it seems like Bradley is intent on getting a look at some younger guys and bubble players while the big guns continue their Euro seasons and... Read more »

Bradley Announces US Roster for October 9

US Soccer has announced the roster for friendlies against Poland on October 9 at Soldier Field and Columbia on October 12 at PPL Park.  GOALKEEPERS (2): Brad Guzan (Aston Villa), Tim Howard (Everton) DEFENDERS (8): Carlos Bocanegra (Saint-Étienne), Steve Cherundolo (Hannover), Clarence Goodson (IK Start), Eric Lichaj (Aston Villa), Oguchi Onyewu (AC Milan), Michael Parkhurst... Read more »

Bob Bradley And USA Soccer

  Bob Bradley addressed the media before yesterday’s Fire-Toronto match up.  The US manager discussed topics such as USA v Poland in Chicago on October 9, MLS player selections, the Olympics in 2012, deciding not to play during last week’s FIFA international dates, and the possible national team futures of Omar Gonzalez and Tim Ream. ... Read more »

Ghana 2 USA 1

USA’s run in the World Cup ended today with a thrilling extra time loss to Ghana.  Although it was a disappointing outcome, the Americans can hold their heads high in knowing that they  can compete at the highest level of the game on the World Stage.  Several missed opportunities and an early give away by Ricardo... Read more »