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Home >Soccer America Daily > Wednesday, May 28, 2014
[USA-AZERBAIJAN] No one has ever suggested that the player who beat out Landon Donovan for a World Cup roster spot was Mix Diskerud, but he did take the No. 10 jersey that Donovan wore at the 2010 World Cup. And the Norwegian-born midfielder was the unlikely hero for the USA ... Read the whole story
[VIDEO PICK: Gaffe] Co-host Stuart Scott pulled one of the great gaffes in "SportsCenter" history late Tuesday night when he introduced Bob Ley for post-game analysis of the USA-Azerbaijan friendly thinking the game on ESPN2 had been played in Azerbaijan. Or at least Ley was somehow in Azerbaijan. Check out ... Read the whole story
[WORLD CUP RETRO: 1990] Want to be a World Cup expert and impress your friends with your knowledge of the 1990 World Cup? Here are five names to have at your fingertips about the 14th World Cup, hosted by Italy and won by West Germany. Read the whole story
[BRAZIL 2014] On top of the worst drought in Sao Paulo since 1930 and the threat of El Nino-type conditions that could produce extremely dry and sunny weather in the Southeast of Brazil, add to the potential weather problems flooding in Manaus, the Amazonian city in which the USA will ... Read the whole story
[WORLD CUP 2014 FRIENDLIES] France gave a thoroughly impressive performance in its first World Cup warm-up match, thrashing Norway, 4-0, at the Stade de France. Olivier Giroud scored two goals, and wingers Antoine Griezmann and Mathieu Valbuena, who had three assists, had excellent games for the Bleus in the absence ... Read the whole story
[MLS: Week 13] Bradley Wright-Phillips scored his league-leading 11th goal of the season to earn the New York Red Bulls a 1-1 tie at Sporting Kansas City. Neither team will take much comfort from the result as it extended winless streaks for both Eastern Conference teams, first and second in ... Read the whole story
[U.S. OPEN CUP] The Rochester Rhinos, the last non-MLS team to win the U.S. Open Cup, moved into the fourth round with a 2-1 overtime win over the PDL's Reading United on Colin Rolfe's goal in the 119th minute. Read the whole story


What They're Saying: Jurgen Klinsmann

"It was exactly what we needed after two fully loaded weeks of training sessions. … Everyone did fine. They did exactly what we hoped they would do." -- Coach Jurgen Klinsmann after the USA started its World Cup sendoff series with a 2-0 win over Azerbaijan. ...More

U.S. Player Ratings: Life off the bench

Aron Johannsson and Mix Diskerud came off the bench to score as the USA started its three-game series of World Cup preparation games with a 2-0 win over Azerbaijan. ...More


Johannsson has reason to celebrate

Aron Johannsson didn't celebrate the first time he scored for the USA out of respect for the distraught Panamanian opponents who had seen their World Cup dreams evaporate in stoppage time of the Americans' 3-2 victory. ...More



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