[BRAZIL 2014] Sometimes you need a little help at the World Cup. The USA got it with collapses on the field by Portugal (against ... Read the whole story
"Obviously, it is a huge achievement by our team to come through that group and qualify. I screamed as much as I could at them to push further up but that is easier said than done. We knew it was
going to be a tricky game and it was not so easy to handle it mentally. We had a little bit too much respect at first."
-- Jurgen Klinsmann after the USA qualified for the second round of the World Cup despite its 1-0 loss to Germany. (Reuters)
[MAKING A LIST] Teams from Concacaf and Conmebol, the South American confederation, claimed eight of the 16 berths in the knockout phase of the ... Read the whole story
"We were well organized today and dominated the match. We didn't let USA have a chance on our goal right up to the final whistle."
-- Germany coach Joachim Loew after his team's 1-0 win over the USA. (FIFA.com)
[BRAZIL 2014] The 2014 World Cup finished with 171 goals, tied for the most in tournament history along with the 1998 World Cup, the ... Read the whole story
A stubborn defense and a dismally ineffective offense resulted in a 1-0 U.S. loss to Germany, yet the mission was accomplished. Read the whole story
[BRAZIL 2014] FIFA suspended Luis Suarez for Uruguay's next nine official matches and banned him from soccer for four months, which will rule him ... Read the whole story
The USA survived the Group of Death. A 1-0 loss to Germany was still enough to send the Americans through to the round of ... Read the whole story
[VIDEO PICK: World Cup] If you don't believe World Cup stars have a heart, you have to watch this video of Cameroon's Samuel Eto'o ... Read the whole story
[MLS TRANSACTIONS] The Portland Timbers coninue to retool after a disappointing first half to the MLS season. They signed 29-yeat-old defender Liam Ridgewell from ... Read the whole story
[DATEBOOK] The World Cup concludes with the Argentina-Germany final on Sunday (3 pm ET kickoff). Read the whole story