December 2, 2013 PREPARATION STARTS IN LA
U.S. to open 2014 with South Korea
The U.S. National Team will face fellow FIFA World Cup finalist Korea Republic on Feb. 1 in Carson, Calif., in the team's first World Cup preparation match of 2014. Kickoff at StubHub Center is set for 2 p.m. PT (5 p.m. ET).
November 27, 2013 DOUBLE AA
Altidore, Abby named U.S. Soccer athletes of the year
It's Abby and Alitdore. For their excellence at the highest levels of the sport, U.S. Soccer announced Wednesday as U.S. Men's National Team forward Jozy Altidore male athlete of the year and Abby Wambach as female athlete of the year.
November 19, 2013 IT WAS 24 YEARS AGO TODAY ...
... that the U.S. qualified for '90 World Cup
It was 24 years ago today that Paul Calgiuri scored the goal that lifted the U.S. to its first World Cup in 40 years in a 1-0 win over Trinidad & Tobago on Nov. 19, 1989. We present editor Michael Lewis's account of the U.S. qualifying for the World Cup in 1989. This story first appeared in the Nov. 23, 1989 edition of Soccer Week and is used with permission.
November 8, 2013 CRUEL RUNNINGS
U17 WNT lose in CONCACAF semis on pks
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica - The U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team will not qualify for the 2014 FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup after falling to Mexico on penalty kicks in Thursday’s CONCACAF Women's U-17 Championship semifinal.
October 12, 2013 CHANGES
Klinsmann makes moves ahead of last qualifier
U.S. Men's National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has made several changes to the team that will face Panama on Tuesday, Oct. 15, in the USA's final match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying campaign. Kickoff at Estadio Rommel Fernandez is set for 9:30 p.m. ET, and the match will be broadcast live on beIN SPORT.
October 12, 2013 WEARING THE HEXAGONAL CROWN
USA clinches CONCACAF WCQ title
While the World Cup fate of archrival Mexico still has not been decided, the United States reached yet another milestone in its 2-0 victory over Jamaica in the CONCACAF hexagonal as the Americans won the group on Friday night.