Brian McBride grows into TV role
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Feb. 24, 9:58 p.m.
Of the three main soccer analysts to work games and studio shows for Fox Sports, Brian McBride definitely has the least experience.
Mastroeni intends to keep on coaching Rapids until told otherwise
Posted by Paul Kennedy on Feb. 24, 11:30 a.m.
It's half an hour after the Colorado Rapids' preseason game has ended, and Tucson fans are milling around before the start of Saturday's third game at the Desert Diamond Cup. Right at home in the crowd is Rapids' Pablo Mastroeni talking with a group of high school buddies. His title is special assistant to the technical director, but he's been ...
Paul Caligiuri: 'We played for our livelihoods and our dreams'
Posted by Mike Woitalla on Feb. 24, 12:24 a.m.
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the USA hosting the 1994 World Cup and reaching the second round of a World Cup for the first time since 1930. Paul Caligiuri, who also scored the goal that qualified the USA for the 1990 World Cup to end a 40-year drought, is our first subject as we look back on the ...
Galaxy glamour sets the broadcast bar very high
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Feb. 14, 5:33 p.m.
Once again, the Galaxy will boast a lineup that will be the envy of most MLS counterparts.
MLS forges ahead on the business front
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Feb. 12, 7:44 p.m.
A story in The Oregonian newspaper Wednesday detailing all the naming sponsorships sold by the Timbers, including a new stadium-rights deal, typifies how dramatically has changed the perception of professional soccer.
Perceptions change with each U.S. game
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Feb. 3, 9:11 p.m.
The next U.S. friendly is a month away, and when the Americans take on Ukraine in Kharkiv the landscape of their roster could change significantly.
U.S. Player Ratings: Beckerman, Wondo and Zusi stand out
Posted by Mike Woitalla on Feb. 1, 7:58 p.m.
Facing fellow World Cup qualifier South Korea in its first game of 2014, the USA strolled to a 2-0 win thanks goals by Chris Wondolowski, who struck in the 4th and 60th minute, with Graham Zusi playing a key role in both.
Wondo plays the closer as USA downs South Korea
Posted by Ridge Mahoney on Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m.
San Jose Earthquakes forward Chris Wondolowskishook of the demons of missed chances wearing the U.S. jersey earlier in his career by firing a pair of accurate strikes as the Americans opened their 2014 campaign with a 2-0 win Saturday at StubHub Center.