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  • Feisty Brazil sets tone for World Cup

    The 2014 World Cup hosts are fighting for a bigger cause, in the streets and in the stadiums of Brazil.

    Yahoo! Sports
  • USA - Peru: How to watch, who to watch, preview, prediction

    This article, USA - Peru: How to watch, who to watch, preview, prediction, originally appeared on

    CBS Sports
  • For US, roster spots up for grabs in Friday match vs Peru

    U.S. center back John Brooks plays in Germany's top pro league and has even scored a winning goal in a World Cup match. The U.S. performed unevenly in the regional tournament and suffered a disappointing semifinal exit against Jamaica, forcing the Americans into a playoff against Mexico next month…

    The Associated Press
  • The tipping point of Jurgen Klinsmann's tenure as USMNT head coach

    The U.S.'s next three games will make for a fitting litmus test for a head coach who has been given many benefits of many doubts.

    FC Yahoo
  • After hiatus, Tim Howard won't be US starter vs Mexico

    Tim Howard returned to the U.S. soccer team knowing he'd be playing behind Brad Guzan at least through mid-October. After coach Jurgen Klinsmann Wednesday said Guzan would remain his starting goalkeeper - barring injury - through a critical playoff match against Mexico, Howard refuted the…

    The Associated Press
  • US goalie Brad Guzan: 'Nothing changes' with Howard's return

    With their roles reversed, No. 1 goalkeeper Brad Guzan of the United States insists ''nothing changes'' in his relationship with World Cup standout Tim Howard. Guzan and Howard are part of the U.S. team that will play exhibitions against Peru on Friday and Brazil next week, the final tuneups…

    The Associated Press
  • F Andrew Wooten gets 1st US call-up for exhibition vs Peru

    CHICAGO (AP) -- Forward Andrew Wooten is getting his first call-up to the U.S. national team for the exhibition against Peru, with Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley staying with their Major League Soccer teams.

    The Associated Press
  • Howard gets call for US friendlies

    Chicago (AFP) - Veteran goalkeeper Tim Howard, who took a break from international duty over the past 12 months, is in the squad named by US manager Jurgen Klinsmann for upcoming friendlies against Peru and Brazil.

  • Klinsmann names 23-man list for USMNT friendlies vs. Brazil, Peru

    This article, Klinsmann names 23-man list for USMNT friendlies vs. Brazil, Peru, originally appeared on

    CBS Sports
  • Brazilian Ferretti to be Mexico's interim soccer coach

    MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Ricardo Ferretti of Brazil will take over as interim coach of Mexico's national soccer team.

    The Associated Press
  • Howard, Beasley called up to US team for September games

    Goalkeeper Tim Howard is back with the U.S. national team. The U.S. Soccer Federation announced Thursday that coach Jurgen Klinsmann had called up Howard and veteran defender DaMarcus Beasley for exhibitions next month against Peru and Brazil. Klinsmann said that for now Howard is the No. 2…

    The Associated Press
  • United States midfielder Fabian Johnson tears calf muscle

    MOENCHENGLADBACH, Germany (AP) -- United States midfielder Fabian Johnson will likely miss several weeks of action after tearing a muscle in his right calf while training with Borussia Moenchengladbach.

    The Associated Press
  • Playoff soccer game between US and Mexico at Rose Bowl

    MIAMI (AP) -- The playoff game between the United States and Mexico for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup berth will be played Oct. 10 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California.

    The Associated Press
  • USA-Mexico crunch clash moved to October 9

    The eagerly anticipated showdown between arch rivals the United States and Mexico for a place in the 2017 Confederations Cup has been rescheduled for October 10, it was confirmed Friday. The winner of the match will secure a place at the 2017 Confederations Cup in Russia, the de facto test event…

  • Monday Morning Manager Kickoff

    Neal Thurman kicks off the season with a review of the Community Shield, Rotoworld Fantasy Groups, and a review of the league's new faces.

  • Solving the Jurgen Klinsmann Problem

    Since he won't be fired even if the U.S. loses to Mexico in October, there is only one way for U.S. Soccer to salvage the situation.

    FC Yahoo
  • Run-in with reporter triggered Mexico coach Herrera's ouster

    The Mexican Soccer Federation fired Herrera on Tuesday, just two days after he led the team to a CONCACAF Gold Cup title. The ouster came after a television reporter said the coach punched him at the Philadelphia airport. ''Nobody can be above a situation like the one that happened Monday in…

    The Associated Press