Category Archives: USMNT Daily Update

USMNT Daily Update: Not every player that “got away” really got away

The fact that the USMNT has lost out on potential players like Giuseppe Rossi and Neven Subotic is well documented, but don’t go buying into the myth that the USMNT has lost out on a bunch of potential impact players. Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: Holden on the comeback trail, but patience remains key

Sidelined for the better part of the past three years by injury, Stuart Holden is back training with Bolton. His comeback is still not complete though, and talk about his return to the USMNT should stay on the back-burner for now. Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: MLS playoffs boost stock for several young Americans

The MLS playoffs are traditionally a time for players to enjoy breakout performances. We run down the list of young Americans who helped boost their USMNT prospects. Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: Don’t expect Donovan back for the Hex Opener

Landon Donovan may not be ready to walk away from soccer for good after Saturday’s MLS Cup Final, but what we can expect is him to take a long break that should rule him out of February’s Hex opener. Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: Projecting the Starting XI vs. Honduras

It might still seem like a long way away, but the 2013 CONCACAF Hexagonal begins in just 10 weeks. We take a look at what the USMNT starting lineup is shaping up to be for their opener vs. Honduras. Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: It is only a matter of time before Bradley is USMNT captain

Michael Bradley’s career is hitting its peak, between his excellent play for the U.S. national team and his recent outstanding form for AS Roma. It is only a matter of time now before he becomes USMNT captain Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: SBI’s 23 for 2014 (November 2012 edition)

With the final USMNT match of the calendar year in the books, we take a look at the latest installment of SBI’s 23 for 2014, with two new names on the list: Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: On Gatt and Gyau, and the need for speed

A decade after Landon Donovan and DaMarcus Beasley burst onto the USMNT scene as a pair of speed 20-year olds, a new young tandem is in USMNT camp with the potential to eventually give the team the speed element it has sorely lacked. Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: Who is your Player of the Year?

U.S. Soccer announced the finalists for Male Athlete of the Year. We take a look at the candidates. Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: Projecting the venues for the five home HEX qualifiers

Now that the schedule for the final round of CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying is set, it is time to think about potential venues for the USMNT home qualifiers. SBI projects the five venues: Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: Decision day as CONCACAF prepares for HEX schedule draw tonight

Tonight is the night CONCACAF will set the schedule for the final round of World Cup qualifying, meaning we will find out the U.S. team’s path to qualifying. Here is a look at what the U.S. should be hoping for tonight: Continue reading »

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USMNT Daily Update: Who should Klinsmann call up to face Russia?

The final USMNT match of 2012 is just over a week away and it’s time to start thinking about which players Jurgen Klinsmann will call in to face Russia. Continue reading »

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