Soccer Insider: Americans abroad


Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 04/06/2014

American Top 30: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 15th edition

Five weeks from the start of World Cup training camp, Juergen Klinsmann is narrowing his roster candidates for Brazil.

By Steven Goff  |  04:57 PM ET, 04/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 03/30/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 14th edition

An MLS-heavy roster has gathered in Phoenix for Wednesday’s match vs. Mexico -- the final friendly before World Cup training camp opens.

By Steven Goff  |  02:10 PM ET, 03/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 03/26/2014

Klinsmann sets roster for Mexico friendly

In the last friendly before World Cup training camp opens with a full squad, Juergen Klinsmann summoned mostly MLS players.

By Steven Goff  |  02:07 PM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team, ussf

Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 03/24/2014

Looking at U.S. roster for Mexico friendly

Juergen Klinsmann is in the process of finalizing the U.S. roster for next Wednesday’s friendly against Mexico at University of Phoenix Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  04:35 PM ET, 03/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, mexico, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 03/23/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 13th edition

By committing to the U.S. program, Julian Green enters the World Cup conversation. Meantime, Geoff Cameron scores in Premier League.

By Steven Goff  |  04:30 PM ET, 03/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:34 PM ET, 03/18/2014

10 questions about Julian Green

Bayern Munich forward Julian Green, 18, has switched his allegiance from Germany to the United States and may end up on the World Cup roster.

By Steven Goff  |  09:34 PM ET, 03/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, bayern munich, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:54 PM ET, 03/16/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 12th edition

With the U.S. friendly against Mexico approaching, several changes on the Insider’s World Cup roster depth chart.

By Steven Goff  |  03:54 PM ET, 03/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 03/09/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 11th edition

Aron Johannsson strengthened his claim for a World Cup starting job with a pair of goals for AZ Alkmaar. Jose Torres also scored abroad.

By Steven Goff  |  03:17 PM ET, 03/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:15 AM ET, 03/03/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 10th edition

As a Euro-dominated U.S. squad prepares for Ukraine, DaMarcus Beasley and Terrence Boyd scored in Mexico and Austria respectively.

By Steven Goff  |  02:15 AM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 02/23/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 9th edition

Our weekly review of U.S. national team roster candidates leading to the World Cup in Brazil.

By Steven Goff  |  02:09 PM ET, 02/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 02/16/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 8th edition

Aron Johannsson, Terrence Boyd, Sacha Kljestan and Daniel Williams scored in Europe over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  02:58 PM ET, 02/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 02/09/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 7th edition

As Juergen Klinsmann narrows his World Cup roster, Americans abroad endured a terrible weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  03:12 PM ET, 02/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 02/02/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 6th edition

A look at Juergen Klinsmann’s roster depth and U.S. national team player performances as the World Cup in Brazil draws closer.

By Steven Goff  |  02:51 PM ET, 02/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 01/30/2014

Winter moves for World Cup hopefuls

Jermaine Jones is the latest U.S. national team player to switch clubs ahead of Juergen Klinsmann’s World Cup roster selections.

By Steven Goff  |  12:05 PM ET, 01/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 05:38 PM ET, 01/28/2014

Video: Liverpool 4, Everton 0

American goalkeeper Tim Howard conceded four goals in Everton’s 4-0 loss to Liverpool at Anfield.

By Steven Goff  |  05:38 PM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 01/26/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 5th edition

While an MLS-heavy U.S. squad prepares for South Korea, World Cup candidates in Europe and Mexico continue their club campaigns.

By Steven Goff  |  02:55 PM ET, 01/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 01/19/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 4th edition

Juergen Klinsmann and the U.S. national team continue training in Brazil ahead of a friendly against South Korea.

By Steven Goff  |  11:33 AM ET, 01/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 01/13/2014

U.S. national team news & notes

Defender Michael Parkhurst returned stateside to join the Columbus Crew, while midfielder Maurice Edu is seeking a new club.

By Steven Goff  |  07:37 PM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 01/12/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 3rd edition

In our latest look at the U.S. player pool, Juergen Klinsmann gears for for a training camp in Brazil and European players continue club seasons.

By Steven Goff  |  03:36 PM ET, 01/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:35 AM ET, 01/09/2014

Michael Bradley: Roma to Toronto FC?

My take on U.S. midfielder Michael Bradley’s possible move from Italy’s Serie A to MLS ...

By Steven Goff  |  12:35 AM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 01/05/2014

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster, 2nd edition

Who will Juergen Klinsmann choose for his World Cup roster? We take a look at the top-40 candidates and the positional favorites.

By Steven Goff  |  04:38 PM ET, 01/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 12/31/2013

American Top 40: Projecting Klinsmann’s 2014 World Cup roster

My take on the U.S. national soccer team’s player pool leading to the World Cup in Brazil this summer.

By Steven Goff  |  11:47 AM ET, 12/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 12/16/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

How more than 50 American soccer players in Europe and elsewhere fared over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  09:27 AM ET, 12/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 07:35 PM ET, 12/12/2013

Americans abroad: Boyd scores for Rapid Vienna in Europa League

Terrence Boyd scored for Rapid Vienna in a losing cause, while Brad Friedel (Tottenham Hotspur) and Aron Johannsson (AZ Alkmaar) secured passage in the UEFA Europa League.

By Steven Goff  |  07:35 PM ET, 12/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 11:41 PM ET, 12/11/2013

A few minutes with Oguchi Onyewu

U.S. defender Oguchi Onyewu discusses his move to Queens Park Rangers, subsequent lack of playing time, future in England and with the U.S. national team, the World Cup, and finishing his college degree.

By Steven Goff  |  11:41 PM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 05:14 PM ET, 12/10/2013

Video: Kljestan’s goal for Anderlecht

American midfielder Sacha Kljestan scored in the first half as Anderlecht exited the UEFA Champions League with a 3-1 defeat at Olympiakos.

By Steven Goff  |  05:14 PM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, uefa champions league

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 12/08/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

American midfielder Alejandro Bedoya scored for Nantes at Marseille in French Ligue 1.

By Steven Goff  |  01:42 PM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 12/04/2013

Video: Altidore’s goal against Chelsea

U.S. striker Jozy Altidore notched his first Premier League goal for Sunderland, scoring in the first half against Chelsea.

By Steven Goff  |  05:55 PM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:34 PM ET, 12/01/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

American midfielder Jermaine Jones scored a smashing goal for Schalke in the Bundesliga.

By Steven Goff  |  09:34 PM ET, 12/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 07:58 PM ET, 11/24/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

U.S. national team forward Aron Johannsson scored his 15th goal across all club competitions and Mikkel Diskerud had a goal for Rosenborg in the Norwegian cup final.

By Steven Goff  |  07:58 PM ET, 11/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 11/10/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Aron Johannsson scored twice for AZ Alkmaar in the Dutch Eredivisie, and dozens of other American soccer players were in action in foreign leagues.

By Steven Goff  |  03:41 PM ET, 11/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:46 PM ET, 11/06/2013

Americans abroad, Klinsmann comments

Jozy Altidore and Sunderland advance in League Cup, Jermaine Jones and Schalke shellacked at Chelsea, Juergen Klinsmann speaks.

By Steven Goff  |  09:46 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 11/03/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Sacha Kljestan, Anderlecht’s American midfielder, scores for the third consecutive match. How the rest of the U.S. players abroad fared this weekend:

By Steven Goff  |  04:41 PM ET, 11/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 10/31/2013

Thursday kickaround

MLS playoffs. David Beckham’s Miami ambitions. Americans abroad. U.S. women’s national team. Navy soccer.

By Steven Goff  |  10:06 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, ncaa soccer, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 08:13 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Americans abroad update: Bedoya goal

U.S. national team midfielder Alejandro Bedoya scored for Nantes in the French League Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  08:13 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 10/29/2013

Tuesday kickaround

MLS playoff schedule. D.C. United stadium. Vancouver coaching change. Americans abroad. Soccer on TV. World Cup ticket update. Virginia Cavaliers.

By Steven Goff  |  09:30 AM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, MLS, ncaa soccer

Posted at 08:52 PM ET, 10/27/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

American soccer players MIchael Bradley (Roma), Sacha Kljestan (Anderlecht) and Terrence Boyd (Rapid Vienna) scored in Europe on Sunday.

By Steven Goff  |  08:52 PM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Thursday kickaround

MLS Supporters’ Shield and playoff races. CONCACAF Champions League. Americans abroad. U.S. women ticket sales. NCAA soccer.

By Steven Goff  |  10:09 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, concacaf champions league, MLS, ncaa soccer, U.S. national team, u.s. women's national team

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Wednesday kickaround

MLS to Orlando? Jermaine Jones to MLS? Oguchi Onyewu to QPR. Brek Shea on loan? And much more from the American soccer scene this morning ...

By Steven Goff  |  12:02 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, ncaa soccer, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Aron Johannsson continued his torrid season with Dutch club AZ Alkmaar, scoring twice and assisting on another goal.

By Steven Goff  |  03:29 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 10/06/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

How more than 50 Americans playing abroad, including the Premier League's Jozy Altidore and Tim Howard, fared over the weekend:

By Steven Goff  |  03:00 PM ET, 10/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 11:04 PM ET, 09/30/2013

Tim Howard's assist in Everton victory

Tim Howard became the second American goalkeeper in three days to assist on a goal in a Premier League match. Video:

By Steven Goff  |  11:04 PM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Aron Johnannsson scored his fourth goal in two matches this week for AZ Alkmaar in the Dutch Eredivisie.

By Steven Goff  |  03:34 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 09/27/2013

Friday kickaround

Video of hat tricks recorded by U.S. national team forwards Herculez Gomez and Aron Johannsson. Junior Flores update. University of Virginia women's team remains perfect by defeating Duke, 3-2.

By Steven Goff  |  09:31 AM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, College soccer, Roundup, U.S. national team, virginia cavaliers

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Wednesday kickaround

Updates on the D.C. United stadium plan for Buzzard Point. U.S. Open Cup viewing locations. Americans abroad. John Brooks injury update. Washington Spirit roster status.

By Steven Goff  |  11:02 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, NWSL, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. open cup, washington spirit

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 09/22/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Geoff Cameron scored for Stoke City at Arsenal and Terrence Boyd notched a goal for Rapid Vienna, while Brad Guzan made two superb saves for Aston Villa, including an early penalty kick.

By Steven Goff  |  01:50 PM ET, 09/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 11:29 PM ET, 09/16/2013

U.S. national team updates, Americans abroad

The U.S. men’s national team is waiting to finalize a friendly at Austria, while the women are set to face Australia in San Antonio. Plus, Americans abroad schedule and UEFA Champions League on TV.

By Steven Goff  |  11:29 PM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. women's national team, uefa champions league

Posted at 07:55 PM ET, 09/15/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Four Americans, including Netherlands-based Aron Johannsson, scored in European soccer leagues over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  07:55 PM ET, 09/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 09/01/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

With two World Cup qualifiers approaching, two players not selected to the U.S. national team, Sacha Kljestan and Terrence Boyd, scored in Belgium and Austria, respectively.

By Steven Goff  |  03:50 PM ET, 09/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 01:50 AM ET, 08/31/2013

Saturday kickaround

Real Salt Lake wins. Toronto FC is robbed of late goal. Bob Bradley feature from Cairo. Orlando City to USL Pro final. Maryland Terrapins score late equalizer. Georgetown Hoyas lose.

By Steven Goff  |  01:50 AM ET, 08/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, georgetown hoyas, Maryland Terrapins, MLS, Roundup

Posted at 06:55 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Americans abroad, Tuesday roundup

American striker Jozy Altidore scored his first goal for Sunderland during a 4-2 comeback victory over MK Dons in England's League Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  06:55 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, uefa champions league

Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 08/25/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

How more than 50 American soccer players in foreign leagues fared over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  04:55 PM ET, 08/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 08/24/2013

Zelalem on Arsenal's game-day roster

Gedion Zelalem, a 16-year-old midfielder who played on the Washington area youth soccer scene, was on Arsenal's 18-man game-day roster against Fulham for a Premier League match.

By Steven Goff  |  11:36 AM ET, 08/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, arsenal

Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 08/18/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Aron Johannsson (AZ Alkmaar), Sacha Kljestan (Anderlecht) and Paul Arriola (Tijuana) led the legion of American soccer players in foreign leagues by scoring goals over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  01:56 PM ET, 08/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 08/16/2013

Friday kickaround

Omar Gonzalez's designated player deal and Maryland Terrapins in MLS. Americans abroad Joseph Gyau and Oguchi Onyewu. Washington Spirit. U.S. women's national team. D.C. United video flashback: 1996 playoffs.

By Steven Goff  |  09:45 AM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, College soccer, D.C. United, Maryland Terrapins, Roundup, washington spirit

Posted at 02:57 PM ET, 08/11/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

A breakdown of how more than 50 American soccer players in foreign leagues fared this weekend. Goal scorers: Sacha Kljestan, John Anthony Brooks, Aron Johannsson.

By Steven Goff  |  02:57 PM ET, 08/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 07:07 PM ET, 08/08/2013

D.C. United to trade Charlie Davies' MLS rights to New England Revolution

Almost two years since Charlie Davies last played in MLS, D.C. United is preparing to trade the forward's rights to the New England Revolution.

By Steven Goff  |  07:07 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, new england revolution

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 08/08/2013

Thursday kickaround

D.C. United in U.S. Open Cup final. Buzzard Point stadium update. Washington Spirit ends skid. Chelsea vs. Roma at RFK Stadium. U.S. moves up in FIFA rankings. Americans abroad.

By Steven Goff  |  10:11 AM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. open cup, washington spirit

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 08/04/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

How 54 American soccer players in foreign leagues, including England, Germany, Netherlands and Mexico, fared over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  06:13 PM ET, 08/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 08/01/2013

Thursday kickaround

D.C. United's Lionard Pajoy sidelined for six weeks. Oguchi Onyewu in Portugal. Terrence Boyd scores. Americans abroad. Washington Spirit loses again. Soccer man as IRS commissioner.

By Steven Goff  |  05:13 PM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, Roundup, Soccer and Society, U.S. national team, washington spirit

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 07/31/2013

Wednesday kickaround

MLS all-stars vs. Roma. International Champions Cup. Chelsea in Washington. Brek Shea injury. Americans abroad. Washington Spirit.

By Steven Goff  |  10:58 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, NWSL, Roundup

Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 07/26/2013

Bob Bradley on 'The Daily Show'

Bob Bradley, the former U.S. national team boss who is now overseeing Egypt's World Cup qualifying campaign, appeared on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" with English funnyman John Oliver.

By Steven Goff  |  08:35 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Americans abroad, egypt, U.S. national team

Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 07/24/2013

Wednesday kickaround

CONCACAF Gold Cup. Jozy Altidore's debut. Chivas USA and MLS. Washington Spirit's lows. Richmond Kickers' highs. USA women's tickets for Washington friendly.

By Steven Goff  |  10:10 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, concacaf gold cup, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 07/15/2013

Monday kickaround

CONCACAF Gold Cup updates. Gedion Zelalem plays for Arsenal. D.C. United's Syamsir Alam. A former Georgetown Hoya in Germany. MLS All-Star Game. Americans abroad. New soccer books.

By Steven Goff  |  09:35 AM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, books, concacaf gold cup, D.C. United, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team

Posted at 06:52 PM ET, 06/25/2013

A few minutes with Oguchi Onyewu

American defender Oguchi Onyewu is hoping to find a new European club this summer -- and a new opportunity with the U.S. national soccer team ahead of the 2014 World Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  06:52 PM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 06/24/2013

Ammann follows in father's goalkeeping footsteps

Goalkeeper Arie Ammann, a student at Woodgrove High School in Loudoun County, accepted a two-year scholarship to join Watford's youth academy in England.

By Steven Goff  |  12:57 PM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS

Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 05/26/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Terrence Boyd scored for Rapid Vienna and Michael Bradley went 90 in Roma's Coppa Italia loss to Lazio.

By Steven Goff  |  04:32 PM ET, 05/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 11:35 PM ET, 05/19/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Among 50-plus American soccer players abroad, Russia-based Eugene Starikov scored twice and two German-based players had goals over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  11:35 PM ET, 05/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:53 PM ET, 05/16/2013

Donovan left off U.S. national team roster

Landon Donovan, the U.S. national team's career scoring leader, was not included on Juergen Klinsmann's roster for two friendlies and three World Cup qualifiers.

By Steven Goff  |  02:53 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, juergen klinsmann, landon donovan, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 01:48 PM ET, 05/14/2013

U.S. national team news and notes

Juergen Klinsmann will name the U.S. national soccer team roster for the May-June schedule sometime Thursday afternoon.

By Steven Goff  |  01:48 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, juergen klinsmann, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 05/12/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Clint Dempsey had a goal and assist in Tottenham Hotspur's 2-1 victory over Stoke City in the English Premier League.

By Steven Goff  |  02:00 PM ET, 05/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Clint Dempsey, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Altidore scores in Dutch Cup championship

Jozy Altidore continued his sensational season with a first-half goal during AZ Alkmaar's 2-1 victory over PSV Eindhoven in the Dutch Cup final.

By Steven Goff  |  03:01 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, jozy altidore, U.S. national team

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 05/08/2013

Wednesday kickaround

Sir Alex Ferguson to retire as Manchester United manager. D.C. United in action tonight. Americans abroad. MLS matches. NWSL update. Kei Kamara's burrito video.

By Steven Goff  |  08:58 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, manchester united, MLS, NWSL, Roundup

Posted at 05:09 PM ET, 05/05/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

How 50+ Americans in foreign leagues, including Clint Dempsey, Jozy Altidore and Michael Bradley, fared this weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  05:09 PM ET, 05/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:07 AM ET, 05/02/2013

Thursday kickaround

Montreal crushes Toronto in Canadian Championship semifinals. Monterrey wins CONCACAF Champions League. Americans abroad. NWSL. MLS and Make-a-Wish.

By Steven Goff  |  09:07 AM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, concacaf champions league, MLS, NWSL, Roundup, uefa

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 05/01/2013

Wednesday kickaround

David Beckham, MLS expansion, Miami, season starting dates, UEFA Champions League schedule and video, CONCACAF Champions League, Americans abroad, NWSL.

By Steven Goff  |  10:23 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, CONCACAF, D.C. United, lionel messi, MLS, NWSL, Roundup, uefa champions league

Posted at 08:08 PM ET, 04/28/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

American striker Jozy Altidore scores two more goals, increasing his total to 30 in all competitions, and adds a pretty assist for AZ Alkmaar in the Dutch Eredivisie. Alejandro Bedoya scored in Sweden, as well.

By Steven Goff  |  08:08 PM ET, 04/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, jozy altidore, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 11:27 PM ET, 04/21/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Clint Dempsey scored for Tottenham Hotspur, while Freddy Adu made his debut with Brazilian club Bahia.

By Steven Goff  |  11:27 PM ET, 04/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Clint Dempsey, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 04/19/2013

Friday kickaround

D.C. United vs. Philadelphia Union. El Salvador at Byrd Stadium. Stuart Holden update. NWSL on Fox Soccer this summer. Matt Reis on CNN.

By Steven Goff  |  12:43 PM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, Roundup

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 04/18/2013

Thursday kickaround

Major League Soccer. Mexico friendly, Americans abroad. Alan Gordon's suspension.

By Steven Goff  |  10:08 AM ET, 04/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team

Posted at 05:24 PM ET, 04/14/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

American striker Jozy Altidore posted his third hat trick of the Dutch Eredivisie season and increased his overall goal-scoring total to 28.

By Steven Goff  |  05:24 PM ET, 04/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 12:07 AM ET, 04/13/2013

Freddy Adu interview in Brazil

At his formal introduction with Brazilian club Bahia, American soccer player Freddy Adu addressed several topics.

By Steven Goff  |  12:07 AM ET, 04/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Brazil, U.S. national team

Posted at 10:41 PM ET, 04/11/2013

Video: Clint Dempsey's goals for Spurs

Clint Dempsey scored twice, including a late equalizer, but Tottenham Hotspur fell at Basel on penalty kicks in the UEFA Europa League quarterfinals.

By Steven Goff  |  10:41 PM ET, 04/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, uefa

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 04/09/2013

Tuesday kickaround

UEFA Champions League, CONCACAF Champions League, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. women's national team, Michael Bradley commercial and more.....

By Steven Goff  |  09:06 AM ET, 04/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, concacaf champions league, MLS, Roundup, u.s. women's national team, uefa champions league

Posted at 02:52 PM ET, 04/07/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

How did 50+ American soccer players competing in foreign leagues fare this weekend? The list and video.....

By Steven Goff  |  02:52 PM ET, 04/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 03/31/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

How did American soccer players in foreign leagues fare this weekend? The List:

By Steven Goff  |  05:05 PM ET, 03/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 03/17/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

With World Cup qualifiers looming, Jozy Altidore scored his 25th goal in all competitions for Dutch club AZ Alkmaar. Many other U.S. national soccer team candidates were in action this weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  03:58 PM ET, 03/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, jozy altidore, U.S. national team

Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 03/14/2013

Thursday kickaround

Galaxy advances in CONCACAF Champions League. Brad Friedel and Spurs face Inter Milan in Europa League. USA wins Algarve Cup. USA men's friendly vs. Belgium. Americans abroad.

By Steven Goff  |  10:36 AM ET, 03/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, concacaf champions league, fifa, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. women's national team, uefa champions league

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 03/13/2013

Wednesday kickaround

CONCACAF Champions League, UEFA Champions League, Algarve Cup, U.S. national team, World Cup qualifying, Americans abroad

By Steven Goff  |  09:20 AM ET, 03/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team, u.s. women's national team, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 11:22 PM ET, 03/10/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Terrence Boyd, Herculez Gomez and Alejandro Bedoya scored over the weekend, but several U.S. national team regulars are sidelined.

By Steven Goff  |  11:22 PM ET, 03/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 03/07/2013

Americans abroad, mid-week edition

Several Americans playing abroad are in mid-week cup action, including Brad Friedel and Tottenham Hotspur against Inter Milan in the Europa League.

By Steven Goff  |  07:02 AM ET, 03/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, concacaf champions league, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, uefa

Posted at 05:31 PM ET, 03/03/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Herculez Gomez scored twice in Mexico, Jozy Altidore added another goal in the Netherlands and Alejandro Bedoya struck in Sweden.

By Steven Goff  |  05:31 PM ET, 03/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, jozy altidore, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 02/28/2013

Altidore posts 2 goals, assist vs. Ajax

U.S. national team striker Jozy Altidore scored twice and added as assist in the last 20 minutes of AZ Alkmaar's 3-0 victory at Ajax in the Dutch Cup semifinals.

By Steven Goff  |  10:15 AM ET, 02/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, jozy altidore, U.S. national team

Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 02/24/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Brek Shea made his English Premier League debut and several Americans with foreign clubs registered assists in league matches over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  01:32 PM ET, 02/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 02/21/2013

U.S. national team notes & video

Jermaine Jones scored for Schalke in the UEFA Champions League, while Clint Dempsey gears up for a Europa League match at Lyon.

By Steven Goff  |  11:01 AM ET, 02/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, champions league, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 08:06 PM ET, 02/18/2013

Tuesday's Americans abroad & TV listings

Several Americans are with clubs in action Tuesday, including Oguchi Onyewu and Malaga in the UEFA Champions League round-of-16 at Porto. Schedule and complete TV listings:

By Steven Goff  |  08:06 PM ET, 02/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, champions league, Roundup, TV listings, U.S. national team

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 02/17/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

Jozy Altidore headlines the American soccer players abroad weekend roundup, scoring again for AZ Alkmaar in the Dutch Eredivisie.

By Steven Goff  |  01:59 PM ET, 02/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, jozy altidore, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 02/10/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

DaMarcus Beasley scored two late goals for Puebla in the Mexican soccer league, while several Americans returned to club duty after serving U.S. national team obligations.

By Steven Goff  |  02:55 PM ET, 02/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 02/04/2013

Klinsmann sets U.S. roster for qualifier

Juergen Klinsmann sets the U.S. national soccer team roster with 24 players, including Clint Dempsey, Jozy Altidore and Michael Bradley.

By Steven Goff  |  09:16 AM ET, 02/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, juergen klinsmann, U.S. national team, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 02/03/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

As we await Juergen Klinsmann's 24-man roster announcement Monday morning for the World Cup qualifier at Honduras, a look at the top Americans eligible for the national team who play abroad.

By Steven Goff  |  03:32 PM ET, 02/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 01/27/2013

Americans abroad weekend roundup

American striker Jozy Altidore continues his torrid scoring run for AZ Alkmaar in the Dutch Eredivisie, while Clint Dempsey strikes for Tottenham in the English FA Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  10:58 AM ET, 01/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 02:56 PM ET, 01/20/2013

Americans abroad roundup: Dempsey late equalizer vs. Manchester United, Altidore hat trick for Alkmaar

American midfielder Clint Dempsey scores a late equalizer for Tottenham Hotspur against Manchester United and U.S. striker Jozy Altidore records a hat trick in the Dutch soccer league.

By Steven Goff  |  02:56 PM ET, 01/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Clint Dempsey, jozy altidore, U.S. soccer

Posted at 08:57 PM ET, 01/13/2013

American players abroad roundup

Clint Dempsey, Tim Howard, Michael Bradley and many other American soccer players competing in foreign leagues were in action over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  08:57 PM ET, 01/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 06:54 PM ET, 01/06/2013

American soccer players abroad

U.S. midfielder Clint Dempsey scored twice in Tottenham Hotspur's FA Cup victory over Coventry. A roundup of how American soccer players abroad fared this weekend:

By Steven Goff  |  06:54 PM ET, 01/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 10:16 PM ET, 12/09/2012

American players abroad roundup

The weekly roundup of 50+ American soccer players in foreign leagues: Clint Dempsey, Terrence Boyd and Conor O'Brien scored goals.

By Steven Goff  |  10:16 PM ET, 12/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 12/06/2012

Thursday kickaround

The rise of Georgetown soccer, MLS draft details, Americans in UEFA Europa League, Lionel Messi's injury, Messi makes TV ad with Kobe Bryant

By Steven Goff  |  09:51 AM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, georgetown hoyas, lionel messi, MLS, ncaa soccer, Roundup

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 12/04/2012

Tuesday kickaround

U.S. World Cup qualifying update, Americans abroad in UEFA Champions League, U.S. women's team ticket sales, soccer tragedy in Mexico and Netherlands, MLS trades, "Man vs. Food" visits Spurs

By Steven Goff  |  10:49 AM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:43 PM ET, 12/02/2012

American soccer players abroad

Terrence Boyd, Zak Whitbread and Bobby Wood scored goals for the American soccer foreign legion in Europe, while three Americans with Tijuana won the Mexican Apertura championship.

By Steven Goff  |  09:43 PM ET, 12/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 11/28/2012

Wednesday kickaround

Kevin Payne to Toronto FC, MLS awards, MLS Cup, NASL's new commissioner, U.S. women's friendly, Charlie Davies case, Americans abroad

By Steven Goff  |  09:48 AM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, NASL, Roundup, U.S. national team, women's soccer

Posted at 11:29 PM ET, 11/25/2012

American soccer players abroad

A weekly roundup of 50+ American soccer players competing in foreign leagues, including Clint Dempsey at Tottenham Hotspur and Michael Bradley at Roma.

By Steven Goff  |  11:29 PM ET, 11/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:08 AM ET, 11/19/2012

American soccer players abroad

Roundup of more than 50 American soccer players competing for clubs in foreign leagues:

By Steven Goff  |  12:08 AM ET, 11/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 11:39 PM ET, 11/11/2012

American soccer players abroad

Jozy Altidore scored another goal for AZ Alkmaar in the Dutch Eredivisie. Roundup of Americans playing in foreign leagues:

By Steven Goff  |  11:39 PM ET, 11/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 11/06/2012

Tuesday kickaround: USA, NCAA, CONCACAF

The U.S. women's national team will play China three times next month to conclude its 10-game gold medal tour. Meantime, the USA men on Wednesday will learn the opponents on specific dates for the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying hexagonal.

By Steven Goff  |  10:33 AM ET, 11/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, CONCACAF, ncaa soccer, Roundup, U.S. national team

Posted at 06:51 PM ET, 11/04/2012

American players abroad roundup

How did 50+ American soccer players in foreign leagues fare this weekend? The roundup includes Clint Dempsey, Michael Bradley, Tim Howard and many others.

By Steven Goff  |  06:51 PM ET, 11/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 01:26 AM ET, 11/01/2012

Kickaround: MLS, Americans abroad, Terps

The Houston Dynamo defeated the Chicago Fire, 2-1, in the MLS playoff opener. Meantime, D.C. United and the New York Red Bulls have swapped home dates. Terrence Boyd and Oguchi Onyewu scored in Europe. Maryland seeks an undefeated regular season.

By Steven Goff  |  01:26 AM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, Maryland Terrapins, MLS, Roundup

Posted at 05:47 PM ET, 10/28/2012

American players abroad roundup

Clint Dempsey (Tottenham), Terrence Boyd (Rapid Vienna) and Herculez Gomez (Santos Laguna) were the American goal scorers in foreign leagues over the weekend. The list of 50+ players:

By Steven Goff  |  05:47 PM ET, 10/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer

Posted at 09:54 AM ET, 10/25/2012

Thursday kickaround

Sporting Kansas City clinches first in MLS Eastern Conference. Copa America coming to United States. Americans in European and CONCACAF tournaments. Georgetown wins again.

By Steven Goff  |  09:54 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, copa america, D.C. United, georgetown hoyas, MLS, Roundup

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Wednesday kickaround

U.S. women's national team plays 2-2 draw with Germany. Americans in UEFA Champions League. Sporting Kansas City looks to clinch MLS East. Northern Virginia's Jamaican women's national team player. Maryland Terps survive scare.

By Steven Goff  |  09:11 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Maryland Terrapins, MLS, Roundup, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:22 AM ET, 10/23/2012

U.S. men’s & women’s team updates

The U.S. women's national soccer team continues its gold medal tour Tuesday against Germany, while the men are awaiting the results of the CONCACAF World Cup hexagonal qualifying draw.

By Steven Goff  |  12:22 AM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, World Cup

Posted at 04:53 PM ET, 10/21/2012

American soccer players abroad

After representing the U.S. national team in World Cup qualifying, many European-based players returned to club duty.

By Steven Goff  |  04:53 PM ET, 10/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 07:32 PM ET, 10/10/2012

F. Johnson, Castillo out of Antigua match

Left backs Fabian Johnson and Edgar Castillo were scratched because of ailments, further depleting the U.S. roster ahead of two critical World Cup qualifiers.

By Steven Goff  |  07:32 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, World Cup

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 10/08/2012

U.S. roster set for World Cup qualifiers

Juergen Klinsmann has set his U.S. national team roster for the final two World Cup qualifiers in CONCACAF's semifinal round: Friday at Antigua

By Steven Goff  |  02:55 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, World Cup

Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 10/07/2012

Michael Bradley, Terrence Boyd score in Europe

In our weekly look at American soccer players abroad, Michael Bradley scored in his Roma return from injury and Terrence Boyd notched a late equalizer for Rapid Vienna.

By Steven Goff  |  02:38 PM ET, 10/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 07:46 AM ET, 10/04/2012

Thursday kickaround

Chicago Fire dropped 3 points at home to Philadelphia, while Vancouver routed Chivas USA, which has lost 7 straight. Sacha Kljestan played a half in Champions League. Second-ranked UConn edged No. 3 Georgetown. Video of UMBC scoring in the first 17 seconds.

By Steven Goff  |  07:46 AM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, ncaa soccer, Roundup

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 10/02/2012

Americans in Champions League, Europa League

Four Americans are playing for clubs in the group stage of the UEFA Champions League and another nine are involved in the Europa League.

By Steven Goff  |  03:41 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, champions league, europa league, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 09/30/2012

How American players fared abroad

Clint Dempsey scored his first goal for Tottenham Hotspur in a 3-2 victory at Manchester United, the Spurs' first win at Old Trafford in 23 years. Compatriot Brad Friedel manned the goal.

By Steven Goff  |  03:00 PM ET, 09/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Clint Dempsey, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 09/27/2012

Americans soccer players abroad, mid-week update

American soccer players were in action in Europe and Latin America on Wednesday, including Clint Dempsey with Tottenham Hotspur, and more will play Thursday.

By Steven Goff  |  09:27 AM ET, 09/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 09/23/2012

American soccer players abroad: Fabian Johnson, Daniel Williams score for Hoffenheim in Bundesliga

In Bundesliga, Fabian Johnson and Daniel Williams score for Hoffenheim in 3-1 victory over Hanover.

By Steven Goff  |  03:36 PM ET, 09/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 09/20/2012

Thursday kickaround: U.S. women’s team wins in Sundhage farewell, World Cup qualifier ticket update, Klinsmann roster, Americans in Europa League, Arsenal eyes another U.S.-based prospect

U.S. women’s video, U.S. men’s update, Americans in Europa League, Arsenal’s latest U.S. prospect

By Steven Goff  |  12:33 PM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Americans abroad, Arsenal

Posted at 11:15 PM ET, 09/18/2012

Pia Sundhage’s final match as U.S. women’s soccer coach; Americans in Champions League; Josh Wolff surgery; Maryland vs. Old Dominion washed out

The U.S. women’s coach oversees her final match, plus Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS and NCAA

By Steven Goff  |  11:15 PM ET, 09/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, NCAA soccer, Maryland Terrapins

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 09/16/2012

American soccer players abroad: Jozy Altidore records hat trick and assist for AZ Alkmaar

American striker Jozy Altidore scores three goals and adds an assist in the Dutch league.

By Steven Goff  |  03:22 PM ET, 09/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, Jozy Altidore

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 09/03/2012

Josh Gatt scratched from U.S. World Cup qualifying squad; video of Terrence Boyd’s goals; Jamaica’s roster

Josh Gatt is scratched because of injury, video of Terrence Boyd’s goals, Jamaica’s roster

By Steven Goff  |  11:27 AM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Jamaica, Americans abroad, Terrence Boyd

Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 09/02/2012

American soccer players abroad: 2 goals by Terrence Boyd, 1 for Jermaine Jones, Brad Guzan starts

Terrence Boyd continues sizzling start with Rapid Vienna, scoring two more goals.

By Steven Goff  |  01:57 PM ET, 09/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:45 AM ET, 09/01/2012

Saturday kickaround: Clint Dempsey & Americans abroad, U.S. women’s team, U-20 Women’s World Cup, USL playoffs, Maryland vs. UCLA

Clint Dempsey & Americans abroad, U.S. women’s team, U-20 Women’s World Cup, USL playoffs, Terps draw with UCLA

By Steven Goff  |  12:45 AM ET, 09/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, NCAA soccer, Maryland Terrapins, Virginia Cavaliers, Georgetown Hoyas, USL

Posted at 07:05 PM ET, 08/26/2012

American soccer players abroad: Michael Bradley sets up late equalizer in Serie A debut for Roma

Michael Bradley sets up the late equalizer for Roma against Catania in his Serie A debut

By Steven Goff  |  07:05 PM ET, 08/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Michael Bradley

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 08/22/2012

Wednesday kickaround: D.C. United, MLS, CONCACAF, Maurice Edu, Americans in Mexico, women’s charity match, men’s college poll

D.C. United, MLS, CONCACAF, Maurice Edu, Americans in Mexico, women’s charity match, men’s college poll

By Steven Goff  |  09:42 AM ET, 08/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, CONCACAF, college soccer, Americans abroad

Posted at 08:18 AM ET, 08/21/2012

Americans in UEFA Champions League

Three U.S. players seek to reach the UEFA Champions League group stage.

By Steven Goff  |  08:18 AM ET, 08/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, UEFA Champions League

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 08/20/2012

American soccer players abroad: Jozy Altidore 2 goals, Matt Taylor hat trick, Alejandro Bedoya, Michael Parkhurst, Clarence Goodson also score

Jozy Altidore 2 goals, Matt Taylor hat trick, Alejandro Bedoya, Michael Parkhurst, Clarence Goodson also score

By Steven Goff  |  09:31 AM ET, 08/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Jozy Altidore, U.S. national team

Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 08/18/2012

Video: Alejandro Bedoya bicycle kick goal for Helsingborg

American Alejandro Bedoya scored on a bicycle kick for Swedish club Helsingborg.

By Steven Goff  |  11:38 AM ET, 08/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alejandro Bedoya, Americans abroad

Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 08/09/2012

Thursday kickaround: Nick DeLeon feature, U.S. Open Cup final, Real Madrid at Yankee Stadium, Americans abroad, U.S. women go for gold

Nick DeLeon feature, U.S. Open Cup final, Real Madrid at Yankee Stadium, Americans abroad, U.S. women go for gold

By Steven Goff  |  08:31 AM ET, 08/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, U.S. Open Cup, Olympics, Americans abroad

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 08/08/2012

Wednesday kickaround: U.S. women’s soccer team, Alex Morgan, Pia Sundhage, FIFA men’s rankings, U.S. Open Cup, Manchester United vs. Barcelona, AC Milan vs. Real Madrid, Americans abroad

U.S. women’s soccer, Alex Morgan, Pia Sundhage, FIFA rankings, U.S. Open Cup, Manchester United, Barcelona, Americans abroad

By Steven Goff  |  10:49 AM ET, 08/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Olympics, U.S. women's team, MLS, U.S. Open Cup, Americans abroad, FIFA

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 07/21/2012

Saturday kickaround: D.C. United, MLS, D.C. United Women, Americans abroad

D.C. United, MLS, D.C. United Women, Americans abroad

By Steven Goff  |  09:24 AM ET, 07/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, D.C. United Women, Americans abroad

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 05/23/2012

Wednesday kickaround: U.S. Open Cup, Eric Wynalda, D.C. United’s Hamdi Salihi, Canadian Championship, MLS, Michael Parkhurst

U.S. Open Cup, Eric Wynalda, D.C. United’s Hamdi Salihi, Canadian Championship, MLS, Michael Parkhurst

By Steven Goff  |  09:55 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, D.C. United, U.S. Open Cup, Americans abroad

Posted at 11:52 PM ET, 05/13/2012

American soccer players abroad

With U.S. training camp opening this week, a look at how Americans playing abroad fared over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  11:52 PM ET, 05/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 05/02/2012

American soccer players abroad, Wednesday edition

American striker Jozy Altidore left his Dutch league match in the first half with an apparent head injury.

By Steven Goff  |  03:56 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, World Cup, Americans abroad, Jozy Altidore

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 05/02/2012

Wednesday kickaround: Danny Cruz, Earthquakes vs. D.C. United, MLS notes, U.S. Open Cup, Americans abroad, TV listings

Danny Cruz, Earthquakes vs. D.C. United, MLS notes, U.S. Open Cup, Americans abroad, TV listings

By Steven Goff  |  10:55 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, U.S. Open Cup, Americans abroad, TV listings

Posted at 07:23 PM ET, 05/01/2012

Evaluating the U.S. national soccer team’s goalkeeping corps ahead of friendlies and World Cup qualifiers

Tim Howard is the clear-cut No. 1 goalkeeper for the U.S. national soccer team, but depth at that position is lacking.

By Steven Goff  |  07:23 PM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, World Cup, Juergen Klinsmann, Tim Howard, Americans abroad, MLS

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 04/29/2012

American soccer players abroad

How Clint Dempsey, Tim Howard, Michael Bradley and dozens of other U.S. soccer players abroad fared this weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  05:06 PM ET, 04/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Americans abroad

Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 04/22/2012

American soccer players abroad: Goals by Jozy Altidore, DaMarcus Beasley, Andrew Wooten, Mike Grella, Tony Taylor, Preston Zimmerman

U.S. striker Jozy Altidore scored his fifth goal in five matches for AZ Alkmaar in the Dutch Eredivisie.

By Steven Goff  |  02:06 PM ET, 04/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Americans abroad, Jozy Altidore

Posted at 07:13 PM ET, 04/15/2012

Americans soccer players abroad: Goals by Jozy Altidore, Conor O’Brien, Mike Grella

Conor O’Brien scored twice in Denmark, Jozy Altidore struck in the Netherlands and Mike Grella notched a goal in England.

By Steven Goff  |  07:13 PM ET, 04/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Jozy Altidore, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 04/11/2012

American Jozy Altidore scores two goals for AZ Alkmaar in Dutch soccer league match

American striker Jozy Altidore scored twice in Dutch league play, increasing his impressive scoring rate this season.

By Steven Goff  |  03:01 PM ET, 04/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jozy Altidore, Clint Dempsey, Herculez Gomez, U.S. national team, Americans abroad

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 04/10/2012

Tuesday kickaround: Clint Dempsey, Michael Bradley, MLS, D.C. United, Dallas Cup, Marta video

Clint Dempsey, Michael Bradley, MLS, New England Revolution, D.C. United, Dallas Cup, Marta video

By Steven Goff  |  09:37 AM ET, 04/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clint Dempsey, Americans abroad, MLS, U.S. national team, Marta

Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 04/09/2012

Clint Dempsey scores again for Fulham in 1-1 draw with Chelsea

American Clint Dempsey scored again, lifting Fulham into a 1-1 draw with Chelsea in the English Premier League.

By Steven Goff  |  05:55 PM ET, 04/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clint Dempsey, U.S. national team, Fulham, Americans abroad

Posted at 02:56 PM ET, 04/08/2012

American soccer players abroad: Goals by Clint Dempsey, Michael Bradley, DaMarcus Beasley, Joe Corona, Tony Taylor

Fulham’s Clint Dempsey scored twice, raising his 2011-12 total to 21. Michael Bradley notched his first goal in Serie A.

By Steven Goff  |  02:56 PM ET, 04/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Clint Dempsey, Michael Bradley, Joe Corona, U.S. national team

Posted at 04:14 PM ET, 04/01/2012

American soccer players abroad: Clint Dempsey, Jozy Altidore, Eric Lichaj score

Clint Dempsey (Fulham), Jozy Altidore (AZ Alkmaar) and Eric Lichaj (Aston Villa) scored in their respective European soccer leagues.

By Steven Goff  |  04:14 PM ET, 04/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, Clint Dempsey, Jozy Altidore

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 03/30/2012

Friday kickaround: D.C. United vs. FC Dallas, NBC Sports Network, Dwayne De Rosario, Brek Shea, DCU friendlies, UEFA Europa League, Americans abroad

D.C. United vs. FC Dallas, NBC Sports Network, Dwayne De Rosario, Brek Shea, DCU friendlies, UEFA Europa League, Americans abroad

By Steven Goff  |  09:25 AM ET, 03/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, D.C. United, Americans abroad

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 03/25/2012

American soccer players abroad: Goals by Herculez Gomez, DaMarcus Beasley, Michael Parkhurst, Josh Gatt

Among Americans abroad, Herculez Gomez scores again and DaMarcus Beasley, Josh Gatt, Michael Parkhurst add goals

By Steven Goff  |  03:56 PM ET, 03/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Herculez Gomez, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:23 PM ET, 03/18/2012

American soccer players abroad: Clarence Goodson scores for Brondby

Clarence Goodson (W.T. Woodson High, Maryland Terrapins) scored go-ahead goal in 75th minute for Brondby in Danish league.

By Steven Goff  |  02:23 PM ET, 03/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:52 PM ET, 03/11/2012

American soccer players abroad: Herculez Gomez two goals, DaMarcus Beasley one in same Mexican match

Herculez Gomez’s two-goal performance highlighted the weekend for American soccer players in leagues abroad.

By Steven Goff  |  02:52 PM ET, 03/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 03/04/2012

American soccer players abroad: Clint Dempsey and Matt Taylor score twice, Jozy Altidore and Herculez Gomez once

American midfielder Clint Dempsey, enjoying a sensational season in the English Premier League, scored twice for Fulham.

By Steven Goff  |  02:00 PM ET, 03/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, Clint Dempsey

Posted at 08:51 PM ET, 02/26/2012

Sacha Kljestan & Brek Shea added to U.S. roster for Italy friendly; Landon Donovan among four to drop out

Four players, including Landon Donovan, have withdrawn from the U.S. national team roster. Brek Shea and Sacha Kljestan were added.

By Steven Goff  |  08:51 PM ET, 02/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Italy, Americans abroad

Posted at 05:23 PM ET, 02/26/2012

American soccer players abroad: Jozy Altidore with 2 goals, Joe Corona, Herculez Gomez and Jeff Cunningham also score

Rounding into form before Wednesday’s friendly against Italy, Jozy Altidore scores twice for Dutch club AZ Alkmaar.

By Steven Goff  |  05:23 PM ET, 02/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Americans abroad, Jozy Altidore, Bruce Springsteen

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 02/24/2012

In wake of stadium tragedy, American goalkeeper Samir Badr awaits opportunity to resume soccer career in Egypt

Samir Badr, 19, signed with an Egyptian soccer club in January, just nine days before a stadium tragedy shut down the league.

By Steven Goff  |  03:26 PM ET, 02/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Samir Badr, Americans abroad, Bob Bradley, samir badr mls, major league soccer, bill hamid goalkeeper, hamid badr goalkeepers

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 02/19/2012

American soccer players abroad: Goals by Robbie Findley for Nottingham Forest and Matt Taylor for Paderborn

Robbie Findley scored for Nottingham Forest and Matt Taylor provided a late equalizer for German club Paderborn.

By Steven Goff  |  03:05 PM ET, 02/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 06:44 PM ET, 02/12/2012

American soccer players abroad: Clint Dempsey’s blast, Landon Donovan’s assist, Charlie Davies’ return, weather’s impact

Clint Dempsey’s blast, Landon Donovan’s assist, Charlie Davies’ return, weather’s impact

By Steven Goff  |  06:44 PM ET, 02/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 02/05/2012

American soccer players abroad: Sacha Kljestan scores for Anderlecht

Sacha Kljestan scored on a free kick for Belgian leader Anderlecht, highlighting the weekend for American soccer players abroad.

By Steven Goff  |  02:54 PM ET, 02/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Sacha Kljestan

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 02/02/2012

Video: Clint Dempsey scores again for Fulham in a 1-1 Premier League draw with West Brom

American Clint Dempsey scored his 10th Premier League goal of the season during a 1-1 draw with West Brom.

By Steven Goff  |  10:27 AM ET, 02/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clint Dempsey, Premier League, Gareth Bale, Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 02:57 PM ET, 01/22/2012

American soccer players abroad: Clint Dempsey hat trick, Maurice Edu goal

A weekend roundup of American soccer players with foreign clubs, including Fulham’s Clint Dempsey, who notched a hat trick.

By Steven Goff  |  02:57 PM ET, 01/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 01/21/2012

Clint Dempsey’s hat trick for Fulham is first in history by an American in Premier League match

Clint Dempsey recorded a hat trick — his second three-goal effort in two weeks and the first ever by an American in a Premier League match

By Steven Goff  |  12:30 PM ET, 01/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, Clint Dempsey

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 01/15/2012

American soccer players abroad

How more than 50 American soccer players in foreign leagues, including Clint Dempsey and Landon Donovan, fared this weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  12:18 PM ET, 01/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 01/11/2012

Wednesday kickaround: Landon Donovan vs. Brad Friedel, Americans abroad, Robbie Rogers to Leeds, Venezuela roster, Crew signs Ben Speas

Landon Donovan vs. Brad Friedel, Americans abroad, Robbie Rogers to Leeds, Venezuela roster, Crew signs Ben Speas

By Steven Goff  |  09:55 AM ET, 01/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 01/08/2012

American soccer players abroad: Clint Dempsey hat trick & Tim Howard goal animation

Clint Dempsey notched a hat trick and several other England-based U.S. soccer players appeared in FA Cup matches.

By Steven Goff  |  03:48 PM ET, 01/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 01/07/2012

Clint Dempsey records hat trick for Fulham against Charlton in FA Cup

American midfielder Clint Dempsey recorded a hat trick in Fulham’s 4-0 victory over Charlton in the English FA Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  12:05 PM ET, 01/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Americans abroad

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 01/02/2012

Americans soccer players abroad: Oguchi Onyewu scores late equalizer for Sporting Lisbon

How more than 50 American soccer players competing in foreign leagues fared over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  02:24 PM ET, 01/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad

Posted at 09:23 PM ET, 12/29/2011

Diego Restrepo to Venezuela, Charlie Davies to France, Brian Span to Sweden, Casey Townsend to MLS

Diego Restrepo to Venezuela, Charlie Davies to France, Brian Span to Sweden, Casey Townsend to MLS

By Steven Goff  |  09:23 PM ET, 12/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, Charlie Davies, NCAA soccer

Posted at 11:37 PM ET, 12/26/2011

Holiday updates: Clint Dempsey, Juergen Klinsmann, U.S. national team, D.C. United, MLS, women’s soccer

Clint Dempsey, Juergen Klinsmann, U.S. national team, D.C. United, MLS, women’s soccer

By Steven Goff  |  11:37 PM ET, 12/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Americans abroad, MLS, D.C. United

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 12/11/2011

American soccer players abroad: Oguchi Onyewu goal for Sporting Lisbon, Fabian Johnson 2 assists for Hoffenheim

Oguchi Onyewu scores for Sporting Lisbon and Fabian Johnson contributes two assists for Hoffenheim.

By Steven Goff  |  01:26 PM ET, 12/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad

Posted at 05:23 PM ET, 12/05/2011

Clint Dempsey lifts Fulham past Liverpool, sets U.S. scoring record in Premier League

Clint Dempsey set an American record with his 37th goal in Premier League play, leading Fulham over Liverpool, 1-0.

By Steven Goff  |  05:23 PM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, Clint Dempsey

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 12/04/2011

American soccer players abroad: Jozy Altidore scores for AZ Alkmaar, Brad Guzan plays against Manchester United

Jozy Altidore scored for AZ Alkmaar in a Dutch league match, while Brad Guzan was called upon to play against Manchester United

By Steven Goff  |  03:50 PM ET, 12/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:47 AM ET, 12/01/2011

Thursday kickaround: D.C. United, MLS, U.S. national team, Americans abroad

D.C. United, MLS, U.S. national team, Americans abroad, Europa League

By Steven Goff  |  12:47 AM ET, 12/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, D.C. United, U.S. national team, Americans abroad

Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 11/27/2011

American soccer players abroad: Timothy Chandler goal for Nuremberg

Timothy Chandler scored for Nuremberg, highlighting U.S. soccer performances with foreign clubs over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  04:41 PM ET, 11/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 11/20/2011

American soccer players abroad

How more than 50 American soccer players in foreign leagues fared this weekend

By Steven Goff  |  03:16 PM ET, 11/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad

Posted at 06:33 PM ET, 11/08/2011

American soccer player Mike Grella scores four goals in England

Former Duke star Mike Grella scored four goals for Brentford in an English cup competition

By Steven Goff  |  06:33 PM ET, 11/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad

Posted at 02:56 PM ET, 11/06/2011

American soccer players abroad: Jozy Altidore and Sonny Guadarrama score goals

How more than 50 American soccer players based in foreign leagues fared over the weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  02:56 PM ET, 11/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Americans abroad

Posted at 05:57 PM ET, 11/03/2011

American soccer players in Europa League

Several Americans were in action in the UEFA Europa League, including Fulham’s Clint Dempsey

By Steven Goff  |  05:57 PM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team, UEFA Europa League

Posted at 08:01 PM ET, 10/30/2011

American soccer players abroad: goals for Fulham’s Clint Dempsey, Anderlecht’s Sacha Kljestan and Petrolero’s Alejandro Melean

Clint Dempsey scored for Fulham and Sacha Kljestan had a goal for Anderlecht, highlighting U.S. performances in foreign soccer leagues this weekend.

By Steven Goff  |  08:01 PM ET, 10/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, U.S. national team

Posted at 05:18 PM ET, 10/24/2011

Iran national team’s coaching staff has strong ties to American soccer

The entire coaching staff of Iran’s national team has ties to U.S. soccer, including assistant Omid Namazi, a former Washington resident.

By Steven Goff  |  05:18 PM ET, 10/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Americans abroad

Posted at 03:07 PM ET, 10/23/2011

American soccer players abroad: 2 goals by Herculez Gomez, 2 goals by Chris Rolfe, one by Edson Buddle

Herculez Gomez scored twice for Tecos in Mexico, Chris Rolfe had two for Aalborg in Denmark and Edson Buddle had a goal for Ingolstadt in Germany.

By Steven Goff  |  03:07 PM ET, 10/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad

Posted at 08:39 AM ET, 10/21/2011

Friday kickaround: Red Bulls, MLS, Galaxy, CONCACAF, USSF, Maryland Terrapins, Virginia Cavaliers, UEFA Europa League, Americans abroad

Red Bulls, MLS, Galaxy, CONCACAF, USSF, Maryland Terrapins, Virginia Cavaliers, UEFA Europa League, Americans abroad

By Steven Goff  |  08:39 AM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, CONCACAF, Americans abroad, Maryland Terrapins

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 10/20/2011

UEFA Europa League matches with American soccer players on eight clubs

Eight U.S. soccer players are likely to appear in UEFA Europa League matches today.

By Steven Goff  |  11:31 AM ET, 10/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, UEFA Europa League

Posted at 02:14 PM ET, 10/16/2011

American soccer players abroad

How a select group of more than 50 American soccer players in foreign leagues fared this weekend

By Steven Goff  |  02:14 PM ET, 10/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 10/08/2011

Saturday kickaround: USA vs. Honduras, World Cup qualifying, Americans abroad, Virginia Cavaliers upset Maryland Terps

USA vs. Honduras, World Cup qualifying, Americans abroad, Virginia Cavaliers upset Maryland Terps

By Steven Goff  |  10:54 AM ET, 10/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, World Cup qualifying, Americans abroad, Maryland Terrapins, Virginia Cavaliers

Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 10/04/2011

Tuesday kickaround: MLS, U.S. Open Cup, D.C. United, Americans abroad, Maryland Terrapins, Georgetown Hoyas

MLS, U.S. Open Cup, D.C. United, Americans abroad, Maryland Terrapins, Georgetown Hoyas

By Steven Goff  |  11:21 AM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, U.S. Open Cup, Americans abroad, D.C. United, Maryland Terrapins

Posted at 10:45 PM ET, 10/03/2011

Edson Buddle replaces Landon Donovan on U.S. national soccer team roster for Honduras, Ecuador friendlies

Edson Buddle has been added to the U.S. national soccer team roster, replacing injured Landon Donovan.

By Steven Goff  |  10:45 PM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Americans abroad

Posted at 09:35 PM ET, 10/02/2011

Americans soccer players abroad: 2 goals by Edson Buddle, 1 by Clint Dempsey and DaMarcus Beasley

Clint Dempsey scored for Fulham in the Premier League, Edson Buddle struck twice for Ingolstadt and DaMarcus Beasley had one for Puebla.

By Steven Goff  |  09:35 PM ET, 10/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 09/29/2011

Thursday kickaround: MLS playoff race, Freddy Adu vs. D.C. United, CONCACAF Champions League, Americans abroad, TV/online listings

MLS playoff race, Freddy Adu vs. D.C. United, CONCACAF Champions League, Americans abroad, TV/online listings

By Steven Goff  |  10:11 AM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, CONCACAF Champions League, UEFA Europa League, Americans abroad, TV listings

Posted at 01:06 AM ET, 09/28/2011

Wednesday kickaround: MLS, CONCACAF Champions League, D.C. United, Americans abroad, Maryland Terrapins, UEFA Champions League TV & online listings

MLS, CONCACAF Champions League, D.C. United, Americans abroad, Maryland Terrapins, UEFA Champions League TV & online listings

By Steven Goff  |  01:06 AM ET, 09/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, CONCACAF, UEFA Champions League, Americans abroad, Maryland Terrapins

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 09/25/2011

American soccer players abroad: Goals by Carlos Bocanegra, Maurice Edu, Herculez Gomez

How more than 50 select American soccer players in foreign leagues fared this weekend: Bocanegra, Edu, Gomez with goals

By Steven Goff  |  03:04 PM ET, 09/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad

Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 09/24/2011

Saturday kickaround: Bocanegra and Edu score for Rangers, MLS playoff, D.C. United match, Arsenal prospect, Maryland Terrapins in action, UC Santa Barbara attendance

Bocanegra and Edu score for Rangers, MLS playoff, D.C. United match, Arsenal prospect, Maryland Terrapins in action, UC Santa Barbara attendance

By Steven Goff  |  08:29 AM ET, 09/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, MLS, D.C. United, Maryland Terrapins, Arsenal

Posted at 05:34 PM ET, 09/21/2011

American soccer players abroad: Rangers falter, O’Brien scores in Denmark

About a dozen American soccer players in foreign leagues were in action Wednesday, including Rangers in the Scottish League Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  05:34 PM ET, 09/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad