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The leadership of Michael Bradley and Clint Dempsey is something Klinsmann looks forward to. Guatemala has not won one of their last five games.
The defending Gold Cup Champions have their only test with the 23-men that Jurgen Klinsmann called up for the tournament that decides the best team in CONCACAF. Guatemala, a team known for their strong physical abilities will try to stop a team full of veterans that had a great 2014 World Cup.
After the German manager tested many young players in his most recent European tour, Klinsmann... Read the rest of the article »
Klinsmann coached the team he now faces in the 2006 World Cup. This will be the last test for the U.S. before the Gold Cup next month.
It was about a year ago that the United States fell short to Germany in Recife, Brazil during the 2014 World Cup by 1-0. This Wednesday in Cologne, Germany, Jurgen Klinsmann does not expect a similar outcome. The former player and coach of the German National Team aims for a win against the number one team in the world.
"We will take the game to Germany. We will try to come out and make... Read the rest of the article »
Klinsmann was the German manager during the 2006 World Cup. The last time they met was in the 2014 World Cup and Germany won.
The United States got off to an impressive start in their European tour when they were able to come back and win a very close game against the Netherlands in Amsterdam. It was not easy for Jurgen Klinsmann to get the job done and now, when they face the number one team in the world, is is expected to just get harder.
Jurgen Klinsmann returns to Germany as the enemy this time. After taking the... Read the rest of the article »
The roster only includes two players from European clubs. The game will be played in San Antonio's Alamodome.
Jurgen Klinsmann announced the players that will represent the United States in the game against Mexico this Wednesday. 22 players should be making their arrival to San Antonio as late as Monday morning to begin preparations for CONCACAF's biggest rivalry-
The announcement was made at halftime during the game between L.A. Galaxy and Seattle Sounders at the Stub Hub Stadium in Los Angeles, California.... Read the rest of the article »
The US national team gear up to clash with Denmark, on Wednesday, but face concerning issues ahead of the friendly.
USMNT will be without their influential captain Clint Dempsey for their friendlies with Denmark and Switzerland, on March 25th and 31st, respectively.
The Seattle Sounders and former Fulham and Tottenham striker suffered an injury to his right hamstring and is set to miss two to three weeks of action, as revealed by the national team.
This unfortunate blow to the US national came... Read the rest of the article »
The Borussia Dortmund manager was apparently “enthusiastic” about taking up the coaching seat at the Allianz Arena
According to Mainz director Christian Heidel, Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp came close to becoming Bayern Munich coach back in 2008, claiming he was contacted by the club's director Uli Hoeness over making an Allianz Arena switch.
Six years ago, die Roten watched Ottmar Hitzfeld exit the door as the club's manager, and had selected Klopp as a candidate to replace the German tactician... Read the rest of the article »
Criticism around the world has risen since the list was made official by FIFA, since some managers did not win anything with their clubs or National teams.
When it comes to award nominations, there will always be matters to dispute. This time, two coaches have raised their voices with complaints about some coaches nominated for the Coach of the Year award, which were revealed earlier this week. Benfica's coach Jorge Jesus stated some of the nominees did not achieve anything that would have been worth a nomination.
"I couldn't help looking... Read the rest of the article »
"Captain America" will play his final 30 minutes with the US National Team against Ecuador with mixed feelings, after being left out of this year's World Cup squad
The most iconic player in the US Men's National Team will have his final dance with them. Landon Donovan embraces retirement with no regrets, even if he could have helped the Americans reach the Quarterfinal stage in this summer's World Cup, but was left out of the roster by German coach Jurgen Klinsmann:
“This summer, obviously, was tough, not only for me, but for my family, and you don't... Read the rest of the article »
The US head coach doesn’t like the fact that the MLS has games during FIFA dates.
Ahead of Wednesday’s friendly match against the Czech Republic in Prague, Jürgen Klinsmann gave his opinion regarding the MLS schedule. On Tuesday, the German coach told reporters that he doesn’t think that scheduling league fixtures during FIFA international dates helps either the MLS or the U.S. national team.
Klinsmann named a roster full of youngsters for this match and... Read the rest of the article »
The U.S. head coach praised Landon Donovan’s career after being asked about his decision to name him for a final appearance with the USMNT.
Ahead of USA’s match against the Czech Republic in Prague on Wednesday, reporters couldn’t wait to ask Jurgen Klinsmann about his decision to call up Landon Donovan for a final appearance in the U.S. match against Ecuador in October. The USMNT head coach shocked the world a couple of months ago with his decision to not name Landon Donovan in the U.S. squad for the World Cup in Brazil.
At... Read the rest of the article »
The US Soccer Federation confirmed the list of players that will travel to Prague to face the Czech Republic on September 3rd.
On Thursday, the US Soccer Federation confirmed the 22-man squad called up by head coach Jurgen Klinsmann for the next friendly match against the Czech Republic in September. This time, the German coach decided to give the opportunity to young players to get minutes with the US national team; there are six uncapped players in the list and out of 22 players named, 15 are 24 years old or younger.
The... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern has historically not played a good season after a World Cup. Will they be able to march to a third consecutive Bundesliga title in the 2014-15 season?
World Cups are not kind to Bayern; the stars of the club after all make up the spine of the German national side. Bayern players have a history of struggling following international tournaments (the exception being Euro 2012). Following the 2006 World Cup, Bayern suffered in the 2006-07 season. They finished fourth, outside the UEFA Champions League spots (the Bundesliga did not... Read the rest of the article »
USMNT tied Portugal 2-2 in an unbelievable match, which provided for two incredible comebacks.
If today’s game between Portugal and the United States is a trailer of what is waiting for us in this last round of group-stage matches, it is time to brace ourselves. Group G’s second round was nothing short of incredible.
— Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) June 22, 2014
Bloody hell, this World Cup just entered warp drive
— Musa Okwonga... Read the rest of the article »
USA has a plan to "bottle up" Cristiano Ronaldo in the upcoming clash against Portugal.
Jurgen Klinsmann, United States’ coach, and Tim Howard, the American national team’s goalkeeper extraordinaire, talked about their upcoming game against Portugal. Both the German manager and the American keeper talked about the number one threat, Cristiano Ronaldo.
Former Sampdoria player talked about his players’ strategy to put the Portuguese squad in place. Klinsmann stated:
“There’s... Read the rest of the article »
Some interesting pop culture references, albeit with a sprinkling of football to create a satirical take on some of America's most notable flicks.
With the World Cup set to begin tomorrow, everyone is eagerly anticipating the moment the first game--to be played between hosts Brazil and Croatia--kicks off.
And although it is a serious affair, there is no harm in having a little fun at the expense at some of the world's top players and most notable coaches.
Pop culture and football collide in this series of funny takes on some of... Read the rest of the article »
Watch the crucial international friendly match, USA vs Nigeria, live online or on TV on June 7, 2014. LiveSoccerTV offers detailed broadcast info for over 20 countries worldwide.
Could there be a better way for the United States to rehearse for their World Cup opener against the Black Stars than by clashing with Ghana’s eternal foes, Nigeria? USMNT coach Jurgen Klinsmann, who controversially left out American soccer icon Landon Donovan from his final 23-man squad, explained his mind ahead of Saturday’s crucial friendly against the Super Eagles. He stated:
“[There... Read the rest of the article »
Jurgen Klinsmann's squad will try to silence his critics on Monday night in San Francisco. Watch live as the USMNT looks to build confidence ahead of the World Cup.
The USMNT will begin life after Landon Donovan on Tuesday night at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. Landon Donovan’s omission from the 23-man squad has brought a mix of reactions, but Jurgen Klinsmann will be out to prove his critics wrong.
A friendly match against the 85th ranked nation in world football may not prove to be a tough test, but if anything, it should allow... Read the rest of the article »
After having digested the shocking news that he would not be leaving for Brazil, Landon Donovan answered in the only way he knows how, by scoring goals. In a 4-1 win over Philadelphia Union, the American forward managed to score twice, breaking the MLS all-time scoring record.
Donovan’s reaction is an explosion of joy and emotions as he runs to hug captain Robbie Keane, who provided the... Read the rest of the article »
Jurgen Klinsmann first selected the 30 names he felt would be best equipped to represent the USMNT in Brazil. However, icon Donovan was eventually dropped.
The United States will be hoping to have a better time this summer, but of course will have it very tough due to their opponents in their group--nicknamed the "Group of Death" due to the the fact that it contains Portugal, Germany, and Ghana.
At the last World Cup, the USMNT finished top of their group for the first time since 1930 thanks to a better goal difference over England, but... Read the rest of the article »
Despite Wednesday's match being a friendly, a meeting between the USA and Mexico is normally a heated match. Watch live on ESPN and UniMas as these two rivals go head to head in Arizona.
Preview: The USMNT and Mexico renew their rivalry in Arizona
The heated and historic rivalry between Mexico and the USA will continue on Wednesday night in Arizona. When this friendly fixture was announced, it was looked at as an opportunity to make money.
But from how it looks now, both squads will use this friendly to take a look at some players who have still not cemented their place... Read the rest of the article »