Posts tagged "USMNT"

A Name You Need to Remember – Gidieon Zalalem (Arsenal Midfielder)

Gidieon Zalalem is a name you should follow for the next couple of years.  The 17-year-old Arsenal midfielder/winger is on the thoughts and minds of many USMNT staff members as Arsenal continues its USA preseason tour.  The teenager is of Ethiopian descent but was born in Germany.  However, between the ages of 9 and 15,... Read more »

10 Post Match Thoughts from the 2-1 USA World Cup Loss to Belgium

Soccer mania was everywhere yesterday.  If you are from the United States, you wanted so badly for the stars and stripes to prevail over the Red Devils in an epic “instant classic” knockout round match.  Klinsy’s boys were led by what will undoubtedly be characterized as one of the best goalkeeping performances in recent memory... Read more »

5 Tips to Becoming a Better USA Soccer Fan While Also Starting to Love the MLS

It’s that time again.  Every 4 years, the critics and pundits in the grand ol USA get together to talk about the World Cup and how American soccer seems like it’s on the rise.  Even the controversial conservative political pundit, Ann Coulter (who I used to respect), took a stab at it this year and... Read more »
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Shea + Donovan = 2013 Gold Cup USA Victory Against Panama - 1st Klinsmann Trophy

The stage was set.  The USA was looking to win its first Gold Cup since 2007.  Panama, the underdog, hadn’t been to a Gold Cup Final since 2005 and didn’t usually dominate CONCACAF opponents like they did in this year’s tournament.  As a spectator attending the game, I saw a passionate and very Pro American... Read more »
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