Tag: World Cup Qualification

USA vs. Trinidad & Tobago: Match Preview

Only 3 days removed from Saturday night’s 2-1 win over El Salvador, the U.S. National Team is back in action tonight, when they meet last place Trinidad & Tobago in an extremely important World Cup Qualifying match in Port of Spain. The U.S. – who currently sit in second place in the final round of... Read more »

US 2 -- El Salvador 1

El Salvador gave the U.S. a whole lot to handle on Saturday night, but in the end the Americans pulled through, winning the important World Cup Qualifier 2-1 in Salt Lake City. The U.S. – who now has 12 points from seven games in the final qualification round – moves into second place with the... Read more »

Previewing the Weekend's Soccer Action

The Fire may be sitting at home enjoying their bye week this Labor Day weekend, but the rest of the soccer world isn’t slowing down one bit. Apart from featuring a few solid MLS matchups, this weekend is packed with some absolutely huge World Cup Qualifiers. So, without a Fire preview to do, I thought... Read more »

Blanco named to Mexican roster for qualifiers

Fire midfielder Cuauhtemoc Blanco has been named to the Mexican National Team roster for its upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Costa Rica (September 5th) and Honduras (September 9th). Fortunately for the Fire, Blanco won’t miss any MLS games while on international duty — as the qualifiers come during and just after the team’s September 5th... Read more »

USA - Mexico Clash Tomorrow

Wednesday is typically a pretty slow day in the world of soccer but tomorrow (or Wednesday, August 12th for those of you not paying attention…) isn’t any ordinary Wednesday. That’s because tomorrow is when the next slate of World Cup Qualification matches are going down and there are some big matches, most notably the U.S.... Read more »