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  • MLS boss rips Klinsmann for criticizing league

    New York (AFP) - Major League Soccer president Don Garber fired back Wednesday at critical comments by US national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann about the league and its impact on players.

    AFP
  • US gives up late goal in 1-1 tie vs Honduras

    BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- For U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann, the biggest perk of exhibition matches right now is getting the chance to experiment with many players in many different roles.

    The Associated Press
  • Late goal gives Honduras draw with host USA

    Boca Raton (United States) (AFP) - Maynor Figueroa headed home the equalizer in the 86th minute to give Honduras a 1-1 draw with the United States in an international football friendly.

    AFP
  • Jurgen Klinsmann says Joe Gyau out until January

    BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- American midfielder Joe Gyau is likely to be sidelined until January because of a knee injury sustained during an exhibition against Ecuador last week.

    The Associated Press
  • Dempsey among six new USA faces for Honduras

    Chicago (AFP) - US captain Clint Dempsey was among six players added Saturday by Jurgen Klinsmann for his side's Tuesday friendly against Honduras at Boca Raton, Florida.

    AFP
  • Tears & hugs but no goal for Donovan in US finale

    EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- He had come oh-so-close to scoring during his national team farewell, listened to fans repeatedly serenade him with his name, accepted presents and exchanged hugs.

    The Associated Press
  • US draw 1-1 with Ecuador in Donovan farewell

    East Hartford (United States) (AFP) - The United States played to a 1-1 draw with Ecuador in a friendly football match that served as US icon Landon Donovan's international farewell.

    AFP
  • Donovan surrounded by young lineup for US finale

    EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Landon Donovan was surrounded by a youthful lineup for his U.S. national team finale against Ecuador on Friday night, with DeAndre Yedlin and Greg Garza given their first international starts.

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  • Donovan's farewell filled with new faces

    Chicago (AFP) - Landon Donovan, the all-time leading scorer for the United States, will make his 157th and final appearance for his country on Friday in a friendly against Ecuador.

    AFP
  • US starts 2018 preparation with 1-0 win at Czechs

    Starting his second World Cup cycle as U.S. ''There's a bunch of great, young, talented players coming through.'' After finishing second in a tough World Cup group that included eventual champion Germany, Portugal and Ghana, the Americans were eliminated with a 2-1 overtime loss to Belgium in the…

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  • Gyau given debut, Green 1st start for US vs Czechs

    Defender Fabian Johnson and midfielder Alejandro Bedoya were the only holdovers from the starting lineup in the Americans' World Cup finale, a 2-1 second-round loss to Belgium in overtime on July 1. Brad Guzan was in goal in place of Tim Howard, who is taking a year off from the national team.

    The Associated Press
  • WC finalists Germany and Argentina renew rivalry

    BERLIN (AP) -- Germany and Argentina clash again 52 days after contesting the World Cup final, albeit with less at stake when the sides meet for a friendly in Duesseldorf.

    The Associated Press
  • US books Honduras friendly ahead of Ecuador

    Jurgen Klinsmann will get his first post-World Cup look at the United States in back-to-back matches when the Americans face two games in five days against Latin American rivals. USA Soccer announced Friday that the Americans will play host to Honduras on October 14 at Florida Atlantic University…

    AFP
  • 10 World Cup vets on US roster

    CHICAGO (AP) -- U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann selected 10 players from this year's World Cup team to play against the Czech Republic next Wednesday.

    The Associated Press
  • Donovan to play final match for US team in Oct

    CARSON, Calif. (AP) -- Landon Donovan says he will make his final appearance for the U.S. national team Oct. 10 in a friendly against Ecuador.

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  • Donovan to make US farewell against Ecuador

    US all-time scoring leader Landon Donovan will make his final appearance for the United States national team in an October 10 friendly against Ecuador, USA Soccer announced Tuesday. Donovan, a controversial absentee from US coach Jurgen Klinsmann's final roster for the World Cup two months ago in…

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  • Goalkeeper Tim Howard taking break from US team

    Star goalkeeper Tim Howard is taking a one-year break from the U.S. The 35-year-old Howard will continue to play for Everton in the English Premier League. So I look forward to coming back next fall and competing for a spot.'' Howard starred in this year's World Cup in Brazil, particularly in a…

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