U.S. beats England, 0-0

Image🇧🇷 Getty Images What psychopath called the long-awaited United States men’s national team’s Black Friday showdown against England a scoreless draw? I’ll have whatever you’re drinking. After gaining my bearings after that stiff cocktail, and realizing Matt Turner nor Jordan Pickford allowing a goal wasn’t just fallacy, it yielded a simple consequence for the American’s … Read more

How the USMNT can beat England

Can this group best England? It’s possible!Image🇧🇷 Getty Images The kicking rocks and bemoaning the gods are in the past now for the USMNT. They let two points slip against Wales, while the one they gained is certainly valuable. They’re still very much in the tournament, but the draw against Wales means that the game … Read more

Can Jesus Ferreira shine as striker for USMNT?

Gregg Berhalter has shown loyalty to Jesus FerreiraPhoto🇧🇷 Eric Blum for Deadspin It’s been the longest-standing position battle for the United States men’s national team. It’s basically been a forever chase to find a stable striker. The No. 9 spot has been taken by dozens of Americans, with no real claim to the throne. Brian … Read more

USMNT’s Walker Zimmerman ready for 2022 World Cup test

Walker ZimmermanImage🇧🇷 Eric Blum for Deadspin Has anyone done more to improve his stock with the United States men’s national team over the last 18 months than Walker Zimmerman? There’s no one clearly above him. The Nashville SC stalwart was in and out of the Yanks’ lineup for years before asserting himself as the captain … Read more

Shaq Moore a surprise add to USMNT World Cup roster

Shaq Moore (second from right)Photo🇧🇷 Eric Blum One of the true shockers of the United States men’s national team’s World Cup roster reveal was Shaq Moore making the cut. His inclusion, alongside striker Haji Wright, appeared to come the most out of left field for diehard fans of the Stars and Stripes. Moore has had … Read more

Every World Cup 2022 squad announced: USMNT, Germany, Belgium and more

CNN  —  ‘Tis the season for wall charts and fans gathering around to pick their starting teams for the 2022 Qatar World Cup. And with countries announcing their squads for international football’s premier competition, the debate has ramped up to the maximum. On Wednesday, the US Men’s National Team (USMNT) announced their 26-player squad which … Read more

U.S. men’s World Cup roster

Image🇧🇷 Getty Images Position: midfielder Club: Borussia Dortmund Likely Role: Health concerns keep him from being an automatic starter…but he should be an automatic starter. Best Case: The training wheels come off, and Reyna is no longer protected by Berhalter as he has been and starts all three games. And he starts all three games … Read more

USWNT winning their World Cup group would go a long way

Will the lack of a true midfielder hurt the USNWT’s chances?Image: Getty Images It shouldn’t matter which team completes Group E of the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup. Anything less than a first-place finish in the quartet for the United States women’s national team will be a tremendous disappointment. It doesn’t matter that fellow global … Read more

The USWNT better hope their frontline is good enough

America the Bootiful.illustration: Getty Images Having worrying autumn friendlies is apparently contagious in the US National team program. The USWNT headed to Europe the past week to test themselves against some of the world’s best teams, which they hadn’t really done since the Tokyo Olympics. Or at least they thought they were going to. The … Read more

Market women’s sport to prevent future abuse: USC lecturer

Image: Getty Images Early this week, an independent investigation into player abuse in the National Women’s Soccer League exposed several failures by the NWSL and the United States Soccer Federation. The investigationwhich was conducted by former U.S. Attorney General Sally Yates, is just the latest in a long line of disgusting acts against professional female … Read more