Monthly Archives: January 2014

As USMNT prepares for 2014 opener, Gonzalez and Besler look to sharpen partnership

Matt Besler and Omar Gonzalez have established themselves as the first-choice centerback tandem for the U.S. Men’s National Team, but Saturday’s 2014 opener against South Korea will offer them a chance to work out the kinks and solidify their place as starters. Continue reading »

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Leroux lifts USWNT over Canada in 2014 opener

The U.S. Women’s National Team staved off a tough challenge from rival Canada, winning their first match of 2014 on a goal from Sydney Leroux. Continue reading »

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Who should the USMNT start vs. South Korea?

With the first U.S. Men’s National Team match of the year set to kick off on Saturday, here is a look at the projected starting lineup we will see. A lineup that won’t include many new faces. Continue reading »

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The SBI Show: Episode 109 (Previewing USMNT-South Korea, talking MLS moves, and more)

Episode 109 of The SBI Show takes a look at Saturday’s USMNT-South Korea friendly, and discusses the plethora of MLS moves this week, including the LA Galaxy’s starting of a USL-Pro team. Continue reading »

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Transfer Deadline Day Roundup: Fulham Add Mitroglou, Heitinga, Holtby; Osvaldo to Juve; And More

On a day that saw no truly big names make moves, Fulham enjoyed arguably the best Transfer Deadline Day, adding a pair of quality attacking options in Kostas Mitroglou and Lewis Holtby. Continue reading »

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USMNT Notes: Donovan ready for any role, players sing praises of Brazil trip

For Landon Donovan, the 2014 World Cup would mark his fourth World Cup as a player, and this time around he is ready for whatever role comes his way. Be it as a key starter, or reserve. Continue reading »

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