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Is Klinsmann worthy of a remarkably long tenure? 
Next month marks the fifth anniversary of Jurgen Klinsmann's tenure as USA head coach.
By the Numbers: USA at the Copa Centenario 
The USA finished with a 3-3-0 (W-L-T) record -- its best record in four trips to the Copa America. It ...
Messi says he's quitting Argentina 
The lasting image of the Copa Centenario won't be of Lionel Messi's free kick against the United States or his ...
USA-Colombia Copa Centenario Player Ratings 
The USA finished the Copa America Centenario the same way it had started the tournament: shut out and beaten by ...
Crowd Count: Copa Centenario averages more than 46,000 
The Argentina-Chile final at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, drew 82,026 fans, pushing the average attendance for the ...
STORY OF THE DAY!
Messi says he's quitting Argentina
by Paul Kennedy on Monday, Jun 27, 2016 12:50 AM EDT
PhotoThe lasting image of the Copa Centenario won't be of Lionel Messi's free kick against the United States or his other four goals or four assists but of Messi sitting alone on the Argentina bench in tears. For the fourth time -- and third year in a row -- Messi played in a final and Argentina lost without scoring. For the second year in a row, the loss came in a shootout to Chile. To make it worse, Messi missed Argentina's first penalty kick as it lost, 4-2. Afterwards, Messi said he had played his last game for Argentina.  
What They're Saying: Gerardo Martino 
"The players have no reason to not continue trying. They do it with honesty and effort. And they do it ...
MLS Talking Points: Sounders' script is same 
The story was the same for the Seattle Sounders on Saturday. Another New York opponent. Another 2-0 loss. This time, ...
Video Pick: Another big final miss for Higuain 
Bad luck seems to follow Gonzalo Higuain into the finals his goals have helped Argentina reach in three straight years, ...
Euro 2016: Griezmann rescues France with pair of goals 
Antoine Griezmann scored two goals four minutes apart to lead host France to a 2-1 win over Ireland, which had ...
Soccer on TV 
On Monday the European Championship round of 16 features a classic matchup, Italy against Spain, as well as upstart Iceland ...
MLS Week 16: Results & standings 
Diego Valeri converted two penalty kicks, the second in stoppage time, and assisted on the third goal as the Portland ...
What They're Saying: Jurgen Klinsmann 
"Every day you learn. You learn about every individual, about your group, about the chemistry, about so many little pieces ...
USA-Colombia: Lots at stake in third-place game 
The USA must quickly get back in the saddle after its disastrous semifinal against Argentina when it faces Colombia Saturday ...
U.S. women: Crunch time to get down to 18 
U.S. women's national team coach Jill Ellis has recalled injured stars Carli Lloyd and Megan Rapinoe, who were among 24 ...
Youth Soccer Reporter:
Mike Woitalla


Roster: U.S. U-20 men's team set for NTC Invitational
U.S. men's U-20 national team coach Tab Ramos has named a 21-player roster for the 2016 U-20 Men's NTC Invitational ...
Soccer America Confidential:
Mike Woitalla


Is Klinsmann worthy of a remarkably long tenure?
Next month marks the fifth anniversary of Jurgen Klinsmann's tenure as USA head coach.
College Soccer Reporter:
Paul Kennedy


USL: Brandt leaves Navy for struggling Riverhounds
Dave Brandt, the winningest active coach in Division I men's soccer, quit his job as Navy's men's coach to become ...
Youth Soccer Insider:
Mike Woitalla


Tips for attending a college ID camp
With summer being a popular time for young players to attend College ID camps, we've asked Jim Millinder, women's head ...
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Goalkeeper cheating -- yet again
Are these guys for real, or what? A penalty kick. A regular occurrence in soccer. Any experienced referee will have had plenty of them to deal with. He should then, surely, know what the rules say.

"The players have no reason to not continue trying. They do it with honesty and effort. And they do it well."

-- Argentina coach Gerardo Martino after the shootout loss to Chile in the Copa Centenario final was followed by reports that Lionel Messi and numerous other players were retiring from international soccer. (Omnisport)