Tag Archives: fabian johnson

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2014 US World Cup Draw: Not as Grim as it Seems

The US draw for the 2014 World Cup isn’t as grim as it seems. The guys discuss the possibilities and realities of group G of the World Cup in Brazil.

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US Could Still Make or Break Mexico World Cup Hopes

Mexico is at risk of not qualifying for the World Cup in Brazil. The guys examine their last two qualifiers for both the US and Mexico and how the US team might play a role in helping Mexico qualify for Brazil-–or benefit Panama. And apparently Vela is a jerk…

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Likely US Starting Eleven in World Cup Qualifier vs Costa Rica

The guys explore the likely starting 11 versus Costa Rica for the upcoming World Cup Qualifier in September 2013. Will Klinsmann start Altidore and Dempsey up top? Will Donovan or Zusi get the call out on the right? Will Cameron get the start at right back? And is it really …

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Who’s in the USMNT Midfield Discussion Now? Gold Cup 2013

The 2013 Gold Cup has offered up some more depth for Klinsmann to consider in the midfield, both in the middle and out wide. Who’s made the best case to get a shot on the “A” Team? Holden, Mixx, Beckerman? Shea, Corona, Torres, or Bedoya? Some of the answers are …

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Straus, the Snowbowl & Tie at Azteca Bring US Team Together

Brian Straus’ article, the snowbowl vs Costa Rica and the workman-like tie vs Mexico at Azteca seems to have pulled the USMNT together.

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Jurgen Klinsmann Needs a Look in the Mirror, and Soon

The US Players aren’t the only ones letting Jurgen Klinsmann and US fans down… And its not all tired legs, long trips and long grass either… And it isn’t just the evolution of CONCACAF. And this isn’t the first team to face those challenges.

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US v Antigua & Barbuda World Cup Qualifier: It Didn’t Need to be That Close

The guys discuss and review the US match vs Antigua & Barbuda in the 2012 World Cup Qualifier. The US slips by with a 2-1 win. Eddie Johnson comes away with two goals but does he deserve a “9″ rating? When we get into the hexagon, how comfortable do you …

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US v Jamaica: Klinsmann Redeems Himself After Blowing 1st Match

The guys discuss both US v Jamaica World Cup qualifying matches. Did Klinsmann blow game 1 with a totally inappropriate approach? How about the improvements in game 2? Altidore vs Gomez up top? On The Straight Red Card.

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Fulham Fans Taunt Clint Dempsey; New Respect from Mexican Team for US Team?

The guys discuss Clint Dempsey’s attempted move from Fulham; the new found respect the Mexican National Team players have for the US Nats; and is there really a “gap” growing between US and Mexican talent? On The Straight Red Card.

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About How Excited Should We Get About the US Win vs Mexico at Azteca?

The guys review the result of the US victory of Mexico at Azteca. Was it as ground-breaking and important as was described by so many after the game? on The Straight Red Card.