Soccer Insider: juergen klinsmann


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 08:02 PM ET, 05/15/2013

D.C. United news and notes

Bill Hamid appears to be on his way to U.S. national team training camp. Marcelo Saragosa is out with a knee injury. D.C. United is likely to play the Richmond Kickers in the U.S. Open Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  08:02 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, juergen klinsmann, Major League Soccer, MLS, U.S. national team, u.s. open cup

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 01:05 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Updated ticket sales for U.S. matches

An update on ticket sales for U.S. national soccer team matches in Cleveland, Washington, Seattle and Salt Lake City.

By Steven Goff  |  01:05 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  germany, juergen klinsmann, U.S. national team, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 06:43 PM ET, 04/24/2013

Klinsmann addresses Donovan's possible return for World Cup qualifiers

Juergen Klinsmann addresses several issues, including Landon Donovan's possible return to the U.S. national team, during a stop in Washington.

By Steven Goff  |  06:43 PM ET, 04/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  juergen klinsmann, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 03/21/2013

U.S. national team news and notes

Juergen Klinsmann's comments and other USSF notes ahead of the World Cup qualifier against Costa Rica on Friday night in Denver.

By Steven Goff  |  05:13 PM ET, 03/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  juergen klinsmann, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, u.s. women's national team, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 03/18/2013

A few minutes with Juergen Klinsmann

Juergen Klinsmann addressed several U.S. national soccer team issues ahead of World Cup qualifiers against Costa Rica and Mexico.

By Steven Goff  |  04:47 PM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  costa rica, juergen klinsmann, mexico, U.S. national team, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 03/18/2013

U.S. roster set for World Cup qualifiers

Juergen Klinsmann has named his 23-man squad for the U.S. national soccer team's World Cup qualifiers against Costa Rica on Friday in Denver and Mexico next week at Azteca Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:27 PM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  costa rica, juergen klinsmann, mexico, U.S. national team, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 02/13/2013

Details from USSF's tax records

The USSF's most recent tax records are available for public inspection. Juergen Klinsmann's contract and other salaries are listed.

By Steven Goff  |  10:44 AM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  juergen klinsmann, U.S. soccer, ussf

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 02:17 AM ET, 02/02/2013

Klinsmann's puzzling roster tactics

Juergen Klinsmann won't reveal the U.S. national soccer team roster until Monday morning, just 55 hours before a World Cup qualifier at Honduras.

By Steven Goff  |  02:17 AM ET, 02/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  juergen klinsmann, U.S. national team, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 11/30/2012

A few minutes with Juergen Klinsmann

Juergen Klinsmann says he will hold a two-week training camp in January to take a closer look at MLS players and begin preparing for a Feb. 6 World Cup qualifier at Honduras.

By Steven Goff  |  03:03 PM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  juergen klinsmann, U.S. national team, World Cup

Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 11/01/2012

Juergen Klinsmann discusses U.S. national team

U.S. national soccer team coach Juergen Klinsmann addressed several topics, including 2014 World Cup qualifiers, during a media teleconference.

By Steven Goff  |  05:41 PM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CONCACAF, juergen klinsmann, U.S. national team, U.S. soccer, World Cup

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 10/15/2012

Comments from Klinsmann and Bradley

On the eve of the U.S. national team's crucial World Cup qualifier, Juergen Klinsmann discussed the roster, injuries, expectations and the opponent.

By Steven Goff  |  03:26 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  juergen klinsmann, U.S. national team, World Cup

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 09/08/2012

Some final thoughts on U.S. national team’s World Cup qualifying loss at Jamaica

The Americans must regroup for Tuesday’s return match against the Reggae Boyz in Columbus.

By Steven Goff  |  12:01 PM ET, 09/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann, Jamaica, World Cup

Posted at 07:57 PM ET, 09/06/2012

A few minutes with Clint Dempsey

The American midfielder, now with Tottenham Hotspur, is working on fitness and form ahead of World Cup qualifiers.

By Steven Goff  |  07:57 PM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Jamaica, Clint Dempsey, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 08/22/2012

U.S. national soccer team updates: BeIN Sport purchases rights to World Cup away qualifiers, Miami training camp set, Sept. 2 roster announcement

BeIN Sport purchases rights to World Cup away qualifiers, Miami training camp set, Sept. 2 roster announcement

By Steven Goff  |  01:51 PM ET, 08/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Jamaica, World Cup, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 09:02 PM ET, 08/12/2012

Klinsmann sets 23-man U.S. national team roster for Wednesday friendly vs. Mexico at Azteca Stadium

23 players were named to the U.S. national team roster for Wednesday’s friendly vs. Mexico at Azteca Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  09:02 PM ET, 08/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Mexico, MLS, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 08:11 PM ET, 08/08/2012

Juergen Klinsmann will name U.S. roster for Mexico friendly on Sunday

Juergen Klinsmann will unveil the U.S. roster Sunday for the Mexico friendly next week.

By Steven Goff  |  08:11 PM ET, 08/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Mexico, FIFA, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 06/20/2012

Wednesday kickaround: European Championship, MLS, D.C. United, Thierry Henry, Robbie Keane, soccer books

European Championship, MLS, D.C. United, Red Bulls, Robbie Keane, soccer books

By Steven Goff  |  10:14 AM ET, 06/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, soccer books, Juergen Klinsmann, Thierry Henry, D.C. United, Spain

Posted at 09:56 PM ET, 06/07/2012

U.S. national team news & notes: Fabian Johnson doubtful, Edgar Castillo injured

Left backs Fabian Johnson and Edgar Castillo are injured ahead of the U.S. World Cup qualifying opener vs. Antigua.

By Steven Goff  |  09:56 PM ET, 06/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Antigua, Juergen Klinsmann, World Cup

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Matchday primer: U.S. national soccer team vs. Brazil friendly at FedEx Field

Links, TV info, weather outlook, tickets and historical notes ahead of U.S. men’s national soccer team friendly vs. Brazil.

By Steven Goff  |  11:09 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Brazil, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 01:21 AM ET, 05/27/2012

Landon Donovan records hat trick in U.S. soccer’s 5-1 victory over Scotland: video, match report, column

Landon Donovan recorded a hat trick in the U.S. national soccer team’s 5-1 victory over Scotland.

By Steven Goff  |  01:21 AM ET, 05/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Scotland, Landon Donovan, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 05/25/2012

Klinsmann sets final roster for U.S. soccer friendlies and World Cup qualifiers

Juergen Klinsmann finalized his 23-man roster for three friendlies and two World Cup qualifiers.

By Steven Goff  |  10:26 AM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 07:45 PM ET, 05/20/2012

Klinsmann names 11 additional players to U.S. national soccer team’s training camp

Juergen Klinsmann named 11 additional players to the U.S. national team roster, increasing the list to 27.

By Steven Goff  |  07:45 PM ET, 05/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann, MLS

Posted at 03:07 PM ET, 05/15/2012

Juergen Klinsmann announces first group of players invited to U.S. training camp

Juergen Klinsmann makes the first of two announcements concerning players invited to U.S. training camp.

By Steven Goff  |  03:07 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann, MLS, World Cup

Posted at 04:52 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Juergen Klinsmann prepares for U.S. national team training camp and five matches

Juergen Klinsmann will announce the U.S. national team roster in two stages next week.

By Steven Goff  |  04:52 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, World Cup, MLS, Juergen Klinsmann

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 08:51 PM ET, 04/30/2012

U.S. national soccer team updates and Juergen Klinsmann Q&A about roster selection process

Ticket sales for U.S. soccer matches and Juergen Klinsmann’s Q&A concerning roster selection.

By Steven Goff  |  08:51 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, World Cup, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 02/23/2012

Klinsmann announces U.S. national team roster for Italy friendly next week

Juergen Klinsmann has announced his U.S. national team roster for next week’s friendly against Italy in Genoa.

By Steven Goff  |  10:43 AM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Italy, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 09:35 PM ET, 02/13/2012

World Cup bonuses, employee salaries listed in U.S. Soccer Federation tax document

A tax document shows Bob Bradley and the U.S. soccer players were well-compensated for their 2010 World Cup effort.

By Steven Goff  |  09:35 PM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  USSF, U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann, Sunil Gulati

Posted at 10:35 AM ET, 02/09/2012

United States to play Brazil in soccer friendly at FedEx Field

The U.S. national soccer team will play five-time world champion Brazil in a May 30 friendly at FedEx Field.

By Steven Goff  |  10:35 AM ET, 02/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Brazil, FedEx Field, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 12:44 AM ET, 12/09/2011

Juergen Klinsmann’s contract with USSF pays him $2.5 million in base salary

The U.S. Soccer Federation is paying national team coach Juergen Klinsmann a base salary of $2.5 million.

By Steven Goff  |  12:44 AM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, USSF, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 09/29/2011

U.S. national soccer team roster for friendlies with Honduras and Ecuador

Juergen Klinsmann named 22 players to the U.S. national soccer team roster for upcoming friendlies against Honduras and Ecuador.

By Steven Goff  |  05:01 PM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 09/06/2011

United States at Belgium soccer friendly

In Brussels, the U.S. national soccer team plays its third friendly under new coach Juergen Klinsmann.

By Steven Goff  |  01:06 PM ET, 09/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 09/04/2011

Klinsmann’s U.S. national soccer team roster undergoes changes ahead of Belgium friendly

Juergen Klinsmann has made roster changes ahead of the U.S. soccer team’s friendly against Belgium in Brussels on Tuesday.

By Steven Goff  |  03:01 PM ET, 09/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 01:46 AM ET, 08/11/2011

U.S. soccer match report, goal video, ratings

Details, video and player ratings from the U.S. national team’s 1-1 draw with Mexico.

By Steven Goff  |  01:46 AM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 06:53 PM ET, 08/09/2011

Landon Donovan and Juergen Klinsmann discuss U.S. national team, Mexico match, American soccer’s future

On the eve of a friendly against Mexico, U.S. star Landon Donovan and new American coach Juergen Klinsmann discussed a range of topics.

By Steven Goff  |  06:53 PM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann, Landon Donovan

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 08/09/2011

Clarence Goodson scratched from U.S. national soccer team roster with hamstring injury

Defender Clarence Goodson suffered a hamstring injury with his Danish club and won’t be available for the U.S. friendly against Mexico on Wednesday.

By Steven Goff  |  11:54 AM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann, Clarence Goodson

Posted at 08:22 AM ET, 08/09/2011

Tuesday kickaround: London riots force cancellation of England-Netherlands, Vancouver Whitecaps and Montreal Impact line up coaches, Bob Bradley in Egypt, Tim Howard on Juergen Klinsmann, Under-20 World Cup

The England friendly vs. the Netherlands has been called off because of the London rioting. Meantime, Canadian clubs in MLS prepare to introduce new coaches.

By Steven Goff  |  08:22 AM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  England, Netherlands, Bob Bradley, MLS, Juergen Klinsmann, Under-20 World Cup

Posted at 05:51 PM ET, 08/08/2011

A few minutes with new U.S. national team coach Juergen Klinsmann

Two days ahead of his U.S. coaching debut, Juergen Klinsmann discusses the job, the opponent and the future.

By Steven Goff  |  05:51 PM ET, 08/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 01:33 PM ET, 08/08/2011

U.S. national soccer team news & notes ahead of Mexico friendly in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, Juergen Klinsmann held his first training sessions as coach of the U.S. national team ahead of Wednesday’s friendly against Mexico.

By Steven Goff  |  01:33 PM ET, 08/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 04:39 PM ET, 08/06/2011

Untangling the Timmy Chandler situation with the U.S. national soccer team

U.S. defender Timmy Chandler was on the roster for the Mexico friendly, then off of it because of an apparent injury, then played for Nuremberg today.

By Steven Goff  |  04:39 PM ET, 08/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann, Bundesliga

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 08/06/2011

Saturday kickaround: D.C. United, U.S. national team roster change, Juergen Klinsmann, Thomas Dooley, Brian Mullan’s goal

D.C. United prepares to face last-place Toronto FC. Juergen Klinsmann has already had to make a U.S. roster change. Video of Brian Mullan’s thunderous goal.

By Steven Goff  |  09:31 AM ET, 08/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann, MLS

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 08/05/2011

U.S. national soccer teams: Klinsmann assistant coaches, Clint Dempsey, Josh Gatt, Clarence Goodson, Pia Sundhage, women’s schedule

Juergen Klinsmann’s assistants, Josh Gatt’s sweet goal, Clint Dempsey, Sacha Kljestan, Clarence Goodson, Jozy Altidore, USA women, Pia Sundhage

By Steven Goff  |  10:43 AM ET, 08/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann, Americans abroad, Pia Sundhage, Women's World Cup

Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 08/04/2011

D.C. United’s Bill Hamid reflects on his first call-up to the U.S. national soccer team

D.C. United goalkeeper Bill Hamid, 20, was chosen by Juergen Klinsmann for the U.S. national soccer team training camp ahead of next Wednesday’s friendly vs. Mexico.

By Steven Goff  |  01:11 PM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 08/04/2011

Juergen Klinsmann names roster for U.S. national soccer team friendly against Mexico in Philadelphia

Juergen Klinsmann, the new head coach of the U.S. men’s national soccer team, has announced his roster for next Wednesday’s friendly vs. Mexico in Philadelphia.

By Steven Goff  |  01:00 PM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 08/03/2011

Juergen Klinsmann’s U.S. roster delayed until Thursday; Clarence Goodson captain at Brondby, Maurice Edu in Champions League, Clint Dempsey in Europa League

Juergen Klinsmann won’t name his U.S. national team roster for the Mexico friendly until Thursday. Meantime, several potential call-ups are in action this week.

By Steven Goff  |  02:41 PM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Juergen Klinsmann, U.S. national team

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 08/02/2011

A few minutes with D.C. United’s Charlie Davies: knee injury, Juergen Klinsmann, Bob Bradley, Dwayne De Rosario

D.C. United forward Charlie Davies discusses his knee injury, the U.S. national team coaching change with Juergen Klinsmann and his MLS club.

By Steven Goff  |  12:17 PM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charlie Davies, D.C. United, MLS, U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 11:51 PM ET, 08/01/2011

Juergen Klinsmann embarks on building U.S. national soccer team for 2014 World Cup

Juergen Klinsmann’s tenure as U.S. men’s national soccer team coach begins with a friendly against Mexico next week in Philadelphia.

By Steven Goff  |  11:51 PM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, World Cup, Mexico, Juergen Klinsmann

Posted at 10:25 PM ET, 07/29/2011

Juergen Klinsmann takes helm of U.S. national soccer team. For American midfielder Robbie Rogers, the appointment of new coach stirs memories.

The hiring of Juergen Klinsmann might reunite him with U.S. midfielder Robbie Rogers — eight years after they were teammates on amateur club.

By Steven Goff  |  10:25 PM ET, 07/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Juergen Klinsmann, U.S. national team, Robbie Rogers

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 07/29/2011

Juergen Klinsmann poll: Good move by U.S. soccer?

What do you think of the U.S. Soccer Federation hiring former German player and coach Juergen Klinsmann to lead the men’s national team?

By Steven Goff  |  12:50 PM ET, 07/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, Juergen Klinsmann, poll

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 07/29/2011

Juergen Klinsmann hired to coach the U.S. national soccer team

German legend Juergen Klinsmann will coach the U.S. team, a day after Bob Bradley was fired.

By Steven Goff  |  12:12 PM ET, 07/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Juergen Klinsmann, U.S. national team, USSF, Bob Bradley