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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.

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  • Klinsmann confident of US support for Mexico clash

    Jurgen Klinsmann believes the United States will have the benefit of a sizeable home support for his team's showdown with Mexico, four years after a Gold Cup clash at the same venue turned into a virtual away game. Klinsmann said the strides made by American soccer in the past four years would…

  • United States vs. Mexico predictions

    Yahoo's experts predict the winner of the CONCACAF Cup as well as its Man of the Match.

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  • USMNT vs. Mexico: The Big One

    Saturday's match between the USMNT and Mexico is the biggest game of the year for either side, with the winner qualifying for the 2017 Confederations Cup. But how each team will line up looks like a complete mystery,

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  • Klinsmann shrugs off Donovan blast

    United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann laughed off criticism by former star Landon Donovan on Friday as he geared up for a crucial Confederations Cup playoff duel with arch-rivals Mexico. Klinsmann faces one of the biggest tests of his four-year reign at the helm of USA team on Saturday when his…

  • United States vs. Mexico Live: Follow the action from the Rose Bowl

    The U.S. and Mexico resume their rivalry in a one-game playoff to determine CONCACAF's representative for the 2017 Confederations Cup, the tune-up tournament in Russia for the 2018 World Cup.

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  • USA, Mexico resume soccer rivalry in a Rose Bowl showdown

    Jurgen Klinsmann realizes the Rose Bowl might feel like enemy turf when his U.S. men's soccer team takes the fabled field Saturday night. The prospect doesn't bother the U.S. players or their coach, who knows that the evening is seen by many as a referendum on his four-year tenure. Klinsmann is…

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  • Mexico football captain Marquez brushes off retirement talk

    Mexico captain Rafa Marquez brushed off retirement talk here Friday as he prepared for the latest test of his glittering international career with a showdown against arch rivals the United States. The 36-year-old veteran of four World Cups said he was content to see out the remainder of his…

  • Ferretti warms to Mexico coaching job

    Interim manager Ricardo Ferretti admitted Friday his views on coaching Mexico had changed as he prepares for the end of his brief stint in charge of "El Tri" in their Confederations Cup showdown with the United States. The Brazilian-born coach once famously said he would rather work as a street…

  • What's at stake in United States vs. Mexico at the Rose Bowl

    A victory in Saturday's CONCACAF Cup will give a North American soccer power a much-needed boost.

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  • Elias Hernandez, Guemez added to Mexico roster

    MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Mexico has replaced injured midfielder Jose Juan Vazquez and forward Giovani Dos Santos on its roster for Saturday's playoff game against the United States for a berth in the 2017 Confederations Cup.

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  • Test for football coach Klinsmann as US, Mexico clash in play-off

    The United States and Mexico clash here Saturday in a winner-takes-all shoot-out for a place at the 2017 Confederations Cup with US coach Jurgen Klinsmann facing arguably the biggest test of his four-year reign. A play-off to determine the CONCACAF region's representative at the Confederations Cup…

  • US men embrace Mexico soccer rivalry heading to Rose Bowl

    Clint Dempsey has been immersed in the U.S. soccer rivalry with Mexico pretty much from the moment he understood what the international game means to both nations. ''I grew up in Texas, and I played with a lot of kids from Mexico that went to my high school, and we were always talking trash,''…

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  • Top 5 moments from the US-Mexico rivalry includes plenty of 'Dos a cero'

    Through the years, there have been memorable moments, dating all the way back to the first match of the rivalry in 1934, a World Cup qualifier that the US won 4-2. Mexico enters the competition with more momentum after winning the Gold Cup and getting a 2-2 draw against Argentina in a recent…

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  • US vs. Mexico in CONCACAF Cup: Five things to know going in

    Mexico and US will square off at 9:30 p.m. in Pasadena's Rose Bowl in the CONCACAF Cup, with a sold-out crowd of more than 90,000 expected. What exactly is the CONCACAF Cup? Well, it was nothing until the US got eliminated by Jamaica in the Gold Cup semifinals, meaning the 2015 champs, Mexico,…

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  • Donovan correct to say Klinsmann should go if U.S. loses to Mexico

    It might've come off as sour grapes after being left off the 2014 World Cup squad, but what Landon Donovan said about Jurgen Klinsmann's status as USMNT coach has merit.

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  • Sao Paulo says Osorio resigns to coach Mexico national team

    SAO PAULO (AP) -- Juan Carlos Osorio of Colombia has quit as coach of Brazilian club Sao Paulo FC to take over Mexico's national team.

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  • Should Klinsmann be fired if US loses? Landon Donovan thinks so

    This article, Should Klinsmann be fired if US loses? Landon Donovan thinks so, originally appeared on It's the top rivalry in the region, the match is sold out and a spot at the 2017 Confederations Cup is on the line.

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  • CONCACAF Cup between US and Mexico sold out, 90,000 fans expected

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