Articles by: US SOCCER

FINAL ROUND SCHEDULE FOR 2014 FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFYING TO BE DECIDED BY CONCACAF DRAW WITHIN NEXT 30 DAYS 0
by / on October 19, 2012 at 11:27 pm / in US SOCCER NEWS

FINAL ROUND SCHEDULE FOR 2014 FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFYING TO BE DECIDED BY CONCACAF DRAW WITHIN NEXT 30 DAYS

CHICAGO (Oct. 19, 2012) – The U.S. Men’s National Team will know its Final Round schedule for 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying when CONCACAF holds the hexagonal draw within the next 30 days. The U.S. advanced to the Final Round of qualifying with a 3-1 victory against Guatemala on Oct. 16 at a sold-out LIVESTRONG Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan. [...]

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U.S. MEN’S NATIONAL TEAM TO FACE RUSSIA ON NOV. 14 IN KRASNODAR 0
by / on October 18, 2012 at 3:51 pm / in US SOCCER NEWS

U.S. MEN’S NATIONAL TEAM TO FACE RUSSIA ON NOV. 14 IN KRASNODAR

  CHICAGO (Oct. 18, 2012) – The U.S. Men’s National Team, fresh off its Group A victory in the Semifinal Round of 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying, will travel to Russia for an international friendly on Wednesday, Nov. 14, in Krasnodar for the final match of the 2012 campaign. Kickoff at Kuban Stadium is set for 7 p.m. local (10 a.m. [...]

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U.S. MNT WINS GROUP A IN SEMIFINAL ROUND OF 2014 FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFYING WITH 3-1 VICTORY AGAINST GUATEMALA IN KANSAS CITY 0
by / on October 17, 2012 at 7:22 am / in US SOCCER NEWS

U.S. MNT WINS GROUP A IN SEMIFINAL ROUND OF 2014 FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFYING WITH 3-1 VICTORY AGAINST GUATEMALA IN KANSAS CITY

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Oct. 16, 2012) – The U.S. Men’s National Team, backed by a sold-out crowd of 16,947 at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park, defeated Guatemala 3-1 on Tuesday to capture the top spot in Group A of the Semifinal Round of FIFA World Cup Qualifying. Clint Dempsey scored his 29th and 30th career goals and assisted on Carlos Bocanegra’s 14th career tally [...]

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CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb attends England/San Marino World Cup Qualifier 0
by / on October 13, 2012 at 9:17 am / in CONCACAF NEWS, US SOCCER NEWS

CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb attends England/San Marino World Cup Qualifier

CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb attends England/San Marino World Cup Qualifier NEW YORK (Friday, October 12, 2012) – Given his extended stay in London, FIFA Vice President and CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb has gladly accepted the English FA’s invitation to attend the England vs. San Marino World Cup qualifier tonight at Wembley Stadium as a guest. President Webb has prolonged his stay [...]

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U.S. MNT DEFEATS ANTIGUA & BARBUDA 2-1, INCHES CLOSER TO ADVANCING THROUGH SEMIFINAL ROUND OF FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFYING 0
by / on October 13, 2012 at 9:14 am / in US SOCCER NEWS

U.S. MNT DEFEATS ANTIGUA & BARBUDA 2-1, INCHES CLOSER TO ADVANCING THROUGH SEMIFINAL ROUND OF FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFYING

  NORTH SOUND, Antigua (Oct. 12, 2012) – Eddie Johnson scored two goals, including a 90th-minute game-winner, to give the U.S. Men’s National Team a 2-1 victory against Antigua & Barbuda this evening in the Semifinal Round of 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium. With the win, the U.S. moved into sole possession of first place in Group [...]

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Klinsmann Calls 24 Players to Miami to Prepare for Critical FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 0
by / on October 8, 2012 at 8:02 pm / in US SOCCER NEWS

Klinsmann Calls 24 Players to Miami to Prepare for Critical FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

  CHICAGO (Oct. 8, 2012) — U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has called 24 players into training camp to prepare for its final two matches in the Semifinal Round of qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup against Antigua & Barbuda and Guatemala. The U.S. first faces the Benna Boyz on Oct. 12 in North Sound, Antigua. [...]

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CONCACAF announces Communications and Marketing Director appointment 0
by / on October 8, 2012 at 7:58 pm / in CONCACAF NEWS, US SOCCER NEWS

CONCACAF announces Communications and Marketing Director appointment

NEW YORK (Monday, October 8, 2012) – The Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) has announced that Mexican-born Jurgen Mainka has been appointed to the role of Director of Communications and Marketing, effective November 1st. As former Vice President of Communications and Community Relations for the New York Red Bulls, Mainka brings more than 13 years of professional [...]

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Honduras has belief heading into WCQs 0
by / on October 4, 2012 at 11:31 pm / in AROUND THE NET, US SOCCER NEWS

Honduras has belief heading into WCQs

Photo /Text CONCACAFTEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — With sights firmly set on the two crucial upcoming World Cup qualifiers in the hunt to make it to Brazil 2014, head coach Luis Suarez and the Honduran Football Federation are urging their fans to remain patient and positive through the hard fight to win a spot in CONCACAF’s hexagonal.In an op-ed on the Federation’s [...]

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CONCACAF AND THE FA ESTABLISH DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIP 0
by / on October 4, 2012 at 11:21 pm / in CONCACAF NEWS, US SOCCER NEWS

CONCACAF AND THE FA ESTABLISH DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIP

NEW YORK (Thursday, October 4, 2012) – CONCACAF (Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football) announced today it has reinstated its working relationship with the English Football Association (The FA) through a Development Partnership created to advance education and football trainings in the Confederation. As the first initiative between CONCACAF and the FA since this new agreement, the Confederation will [...]

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USA ELIMINATED FROM 2012 FIFA U-17 WOMEN’S WORLD CUP DESPITE FINISHING WITH FIVE POINTS IN GROUP B 0
by / on September 29, 2012 at 5:25 pm / in US SOCCER NEWS

USA ELIMINATED FROM 2012 FIFA U-17 WOMEN’S WORLD CUP DESPITE FINISHING WITH FIVE POINTS IN GROUP B

U.S. Ties Korea DPR 1-1 to Finish Group Play Undefeated, but Fails to Advance to Quarterfinals on Goal Difference Korea DPR, France Advance Out of Group B USA’s Darian Jenkins Scores Opening Goal in 2nd Minute, but Korea DPR Equalizes in the 4th Minute   BAKU, Azerbaijan (Sept. 29, 2012) – The U.S. Under-17 Women’s National Team drew with Korea DPR [...]

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