Category Archives: International Soccer

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

The New York Red Bulls’ battle with New England and more Gold Cup group stage action highlight this Soccer Saturday. Continue reading »

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Gold Cup Rewind: Mexico thrashes Cuba; Trinidad & Tobago defeats Guatemala

Mexico made easy work of Cuba, while Trinidad & Tobago cruised past Guatemala in Gold Cup Group C action. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF Gold Cup, International Soccer | 13 Comments

Report: USMNT to host Brazil friendly at Gillette Stadium in September

A site for the U.S. Men’s National Team’s rumored Sept. 8 friendly with Brazil has reportedly been chosen, and it is Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts, the venue of Tuesday’s Gold Cup match between the U.S. and Haiti. Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 21 Comments

USMNT likely to make changes while trying to lock up quarterfinals berth vs. Haiti

The U.S. Men’s National Team is looking to improve and secure early passage into the CONCACAF Gold Cup knockout rounds, but will likely try to do so with a reserve-filled squad vs. Haiti on Friday. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, CONCACAF Gold Cup, Featured, International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 44 Comments

Altidore focused on regaining fitness in sentimental matchup with Haiti

For Jozy Altidore, Friday evening’s matchup between the USMNT and Haiti is a special one. But Altidore’s sole focus is returning to top form. Continue reading »

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Who should the USMNT start vs. Haiti?

The U.S. Men’s National Team will take on Haiti in the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Friday, and here is who SBI thinks could take the field for the Americans. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF Gold Cup, Featured, International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 95 Comments

Friday Kickoff: Blatter sarcastically hits out at critics; Vela turns down West Ham; and more

Sepp Blatter has sarcastically hit out at his critics, while Carlos Vela has turned down a move to West Ham. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, International Soccer, Mexican Soccer, Uncategorized | 16 Comments

USMNT drops seven places to No. 34 in latest FIFA Rankings

Due to FIFA’s complicated ranking system, the U.S. Men’s National Team fell seven places to No. 34 in FIFA’s latest World Rankings. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, FIFA, International Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 46 Comments