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FOOTBALL: Lletget’s head and foot the difference in U.S.’s 2-0 win over Costa...

They call them “friendlies,” but there was nothing comfortable about the physical match-up between the young U.S. men’s National Team and a similarly youthful Costa Rica squad at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, California The difference was second-half sub Sebastian Lletget. The scoreless first half was marked by some inefficiency on offense from both sides, […]
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FOOTBALL: Youthful U.S. men’s National Team hosts Costa Rica in San Jose

The second game of the Gregg Berhalter Era for the U.S. men’s National Team comes on Saturday at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, California...

SPEED READ: Headlines from The Sports Examiner for Monday, 28 January 2019

Welcome to The Sports Examiner SPEED READ, a 100 mph (44.7 m/s) review of what happened over the last 72 hours in Olympic sport … and a lot happened: LANE ONE Monday: The International Paralympic Committee impressively and decisively dealt with the anti-Semitic stance of the Malaysian government by removing July’s World Para Swimming Championships […]
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FOOTBALL: U.S. man’s National Team sails past Panama in debut for coach Gregg Berhalter

It was only a friendly, with five first-time national-team players for the U.S. and six for Panama, but a win is a win and...

FOOTBALL Preview: Gregg Berhalter era starts for U.S. Soccer vs. Panama in Arizona

The U.S. men’s National Team hit a 30-year low by failing to qualify for the 2018 World Cup and in the process hired and released Jurgen Klinsmann, Bruce Arena and Dave Sarachan as coaches. Now starts the Gregg Berhalter Era. Now 45, he was a defender for the U.S. from 1994-2006, appearing in 44 games. […]
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FOOTBALL: Christen Press keys 1-0 U.S. win vs. Spain in Alicante

The weather was chilly and wind was blowing in Alicante, but the U.S. women’s National Team had a warm feeling after winning a tight...

FOOTBALL Preview: U.S. women look to rebound vs. Spain in Alicante

After getting thoroughly beaten by third-ranked France last Saturday in Le Havre, the U.S. women’s National Team is in Alicante (ESP) for its first...

SPEED READ: Headlines from The Sports Examiner for Monday, 21 January 2019

Welcome to The Sports Examiner SPEED READ, a 100 mph (44.7 m/s) review of what happened over the last 72 hours in Olympic sport: LANE ONE: Monday: Part two of our early-on look at what a Congressional commission reviewing the status of the United States Olympic Committee and the U.S. National Governing Bodies might turn […]
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FOOTBALL: Diani’s two goals keys rout of U.S. women, 3-0, in Le Havre

Women’s World Cup hosts France showed their class in a dominant 2-0 win over the United States women’s team in front of a sell-out...

SPEED READ: Headlines from The Sports Examiner for Friday, 18 January 2019

Welcome to The Sports Examiner SPEED READ, a 100 mph (44.7 m/s) review of the week (so far) in the turbulent world of international sport: LANE ONE: Wednesday: There really is a change going on in Olympic bidding, if you believe what the Milan-Cortina bid has in their presentation submitted on 11 January. Its organizing […]
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SPEED READ: Headlines from The Sports Examiner for Monday, 14 January 2019

Welcome to The Sports Examiner SPEED READ, a 100 mph (44.7 m/s) review of what happened over the last 72 hours in Olympic sport (this time, with links!): LANE ONE/Sunday: The news that the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda, is under serious investigation by a French judge concerning potential bribes paid to […]
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FOOTBALL: U.S. wins CONCACAF men’s U-20 title, 2-0!

The United States men’s U-20 team won its second consecutive CONCACAF U-20 title with a 2-0 victory over Mexico last Wednesday (21st) at the...

FOOTBALL: Four teams into the quarters in women’s U-17 World Cup

The FIFA women’s U-17 World Cup in Uruguay is continuing with first-round, round-robin play with Ghana, New Zealand, Japan and Mexico qualified for the...

FOOTBALL: U.S. faces Mexico for CONCACAF men’s U-20 Champs crown

Here we go again. Those eternal rivals, the United States and Mexico, will play for the CONCACAF men’s U-20 Championships title at the IMG Academy...

FOOTBALL: U.S. men drop 1-0 friendly to Italy in 94th minute

Yogi Berra was right: “It ain’t over until it’s over.” A U.S. men’s National Team that averaged 22 years old battled against perennial power Italy...

FOOTBALL: U.S. vs. Honduras in CONCACAF men’s U-20 Champs “semi”

The U.S. and Honduras and Panama and Mexico will play on Monday for spots in the gold-medal game in the CONCACAF men’s U-20 Championships, being played at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida (USA). All four of those squads have won their games in the final groups to determine the 1 vs. 2 and 3 […]
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FOOTBALL: U.S. vs. Honduras in CONCACAF men’s U-20 Champs second round

The second round is underway in the CONCACAF men’s U-20 Championships, being played at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. Based on the results of the group stage, there are two new groups to qualify teams for the final: ∙ Group G: 13 November: Honduras 1, Costa Rica 0 16 November: United States vs. Costa […]
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FOOTBALL: U.S. men shut out by England, 3-0

The English national team scored a 3-0 win over the U.S. men’s National Team before 68,155 at Wembley Stadium, scoring twice in the first half. After English keeper Jordan Pickford made a tough save on a Christian Pulisic shot in the 24th minute, the English took the lead on a laser from the top of […]
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FOOTBALL: U.S. women score 1-0 win in Portugal

Jessica McDonald scored her first goal for the U.S. National Team in the 42nd minute and it stood up for a 1-0 over Portugal...

FOOTBALL Preview: U.S. and Mexico favored in CONCACAF men’s U-20 Champs

The 22nd edition of the CONCACAF men’s U-20 Championship is set to start at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida (USA), running from 1-21...

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