Monthly Archives: May 2010

USA vs. Turkey (Matchday Commentary)

The U.S. men's national team takes on Turkey today (2pm, ESPN2) in its final match before departing for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa. The United States should feature most of its starters today against a strong Turkish squad … Continue reading »

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USA vs. Turkey: The Pre-Game Tailgate

Good morning folks. Today is the day the U.S. national team plays its final match before departing for South Africa and the 2010 FIFA World Cup. The Americans take on Turkey today (2pm, ESPN2, Galavision) in a match that should … Continue reading »

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United States to play Brazil in August

The U.S. men's national team will play Brazil on August 10 in its first match following the World Cup. The match will be played at the new Meadowlands Stadium in northern New Jersey, with kickoff scheduled for 8pm (ESPN2). It falls on … Continue reading »

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Canada Corner: Nutrilite Wrap, National Team News and More

By KURTIS LARSON Vancouver's dream of becoming the third different club in three years to hoist the Nutrilite Canadian Cup came to an end Wednesday night at Saputo Stadium drawing Montreal in the tournament's fifth game. A surprisingly inspired Impact … Continue reading »

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Afternoon Ticker: Lampard considers MLS, Adriano close to Roma move and more

Photo by   By FRANCO PANIZO Frank Lampard has played his entire club career in England, but that hasn't stopped him from thinking of possibly joining MLS. Lampard revealed that he is considering joining MLS, but not until he is at … Continue reading »

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USMNT practice observations

Photo by John Todd/   The first thing you should know about U.S. men's national team practices is that they are closed to the media. Well, except for the last 15 minutes, a time period that usually doesn't reveal much … Continue reading »

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Fire settles for draw vs. FC Dallas

The Chicago Fire dropped two more points at Toyota Park on Thursday night after settling for a 1-1 tie against FC Dallas at Toyota Park. The draw leaves the Fire winless in more than a month while FC Dallas adds … Continue reading »

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USA ready for World Cup send-off match vs. Turkey

  By FRANCO PANIZO The U.S. men's national team will take on Turkey in its final game on American soil before the World Cup, and the match should provide head coach Bob Bradley with a real look at his starting eleven. … Continue reading »

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