These days, Graham Zusi is widely regarded as having one of the best right foots in MLS but his journey to the international stage has been far from straightforward. The Sporting Kansas City wide midfielder, who was drafted into MLS with the then-named Kansas City Wizards at the age of […]
Following the USMNT’s 2-1 victory over Ghana we look at the playmakers and rank their performances on the evening. Tim Howard, 9: The US goalkeeper was at the top of his game all night long, and while he was forced into just two big saves, Howard’s presence was immense. No […]
With less than two weeks until the World Cup kicks off in Brazil, World Soccer Talk spoke with U.S. Men’s National Team’s Michael Bradley and Graham Zusi on their preparations for the World Cup, giving kids the opportunity to play soccer, and, for Zusi, what it’s like to become a […]
Wingers Graham Zusi and Eddie Johnson both played an important role in the perfect qualifying haul for the United States in June. The United States won all four June matches including a spectacular 4-3 victory in Washington against Germany to celebrate the US Soccer Federation Centennial. While much of the […]
The Premier League continues this week as the trailing pack look to reel in runaway leaders Chelsea while things are beginning to take shape at the other end of the table with several sides still searching for their first win of the campaign. Tom Powell has been scouring the Premier […]
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We’ll have a full preview of Saturday Night’s USL 2 Championship match this Friday on the American Soccer Show. The Charlotte Eagles take on the Cleveland City Stars from Krenzel Stadium, Saturday at 8pm ET on FSC. Included in the show will be an interview with Cleveland City Stars Head […]
Current Leicester City chairman Milan Mandaric has today told BBC Sport that he was ’24 hours or less’ from rescuing cash strapped and administration bound Sheffield Wednesday.
So would Milan Mandaric be good for Sheffield Wednesday?
Here’s today’s TV/Internet schedule for soccer fans in the United States: West Brom vs Liverpool, 8:30am, NBCSN Arsenal vs Crystal Palace, 11am, NBCSN Starting line-ups: Arsenal: Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Monreal, Arteta, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Cazorla, Ozil, Podolski, Giroud Subs: Fabianski, Jenkinson, Gibbs, Rosicky, Zelalem, Gnabry, Bendtner Crystal Palace: Speroni, Ward, Gabbidon, […]
Real Madrid midfielder Isco was handed a two-game suspension on Wednesday for his wild kick on Barcelona’s Neymar that saw him sent-off in Madrid’s miserable 4-0 defeat at the weekend. The Spanish international was on the field for less than 30 minutes having come on as a second-half substitute before […]
On behalf of the entire team at World Soccer Talk, we’d like to thank you — the readers and our followers — for 10 fantastic years at World Soccer Talk. The site launched in November 2005, so what better time to celebrate our 10 year anniversary than during Thanksgiving week in the United […]
UEFA on Wednesday ordered Dynamo Kiev to play their next three European matches behind closed doors and fined the Ukrainian team 100,000 euros for their fans’ racist behavior during a match against Chelsea. UEFA’s charges against Dynamo Kiev related to “racist behavior… crowd disturbances (and) stairways blocked” during the goalless […]
As Jamie Vardy skipped past Chancel Mbemba’s sliding challenge to slot past Rob Elliot, Vardy equalled the Premier League record of scoring in ten consecutive matches. The record is especially astonishing considering that Vardy was playing non-league football just three seasons ago. Now, to sit atop the Premier League goalscoring […]
Luke Shaw has been allowed to miss Manchester United’s Champions League game with PSV Eindhoven on Wednesday by manager Louis van Gaal after breaking his leg in the reverse fixture. All members of United’s first team squad are normally obliged to attend home games, whether they are able to play […]