Archives: Jurgen Klinsmann

6 Questions for US Soccer Federation About Jurgen Klinsmann’s Contract Extension

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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The news that Jürgen Klinsmann has received a four year contract extension from US Soccer that will take the Head Coach through the 2018 World Cup was well received in many quarters. But while appreciating the move and its intent … Continue reading

Jurgen Klinsmann Agrees Four-Year Contract Extension to USMNT Head Coach Job

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Jurgen Klinsmann has signed a four-year extension to his contract as coach of the US Men’s National Team. It’s a wise decision by the US Soccer Federation to extend Klinsmann’s contract given that there were reports that Switzerland was interested … Continue reading

USMNT Coach Jurgen Klinsmann Travels to England to Watch US Striker Jozy Altidore

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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USMNT coach Jurgen Klinsmann is traveling to England to see how US striker Jozy Altidore does for Sunderland against Manchester City in Sunday’s game (live on NBCSN at 9am ET for viewers in the United States). Altidore has failed to … Continue reading

USMNT Coach Jurgen Klinsmann On Short List for Switzerland Job, Says Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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USMNT coach Jurgen Klinsmann is on the short list as one of the candidates for the Switzerland national team manager position, according to German sport website Spox. According to the newspaper, the Swiss have already begun discussions on who could … Continue reading

Jurgen Klinsmann to Serve One Game Suspension; Will Miss Gold Cup Final

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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USA manager Jurgen Klinsmann will serve a one game suspension from CONCACAF for his tirade against the referee in Wednesday’s game against Honduras, and will miss Sunday’s 2013 Gold Cup final against Panama. Klinsmann was sent off in the 87th … Continue reading

USA Awaits CONCACAF Decision On Whether Jurgen Klinsmann Will Be Allowed to Coach Gold Cup Final

Posted on by Tom Moore
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CONCACAF officials will rule in the next 24-48 hours whether or not US Men’s National Team coach Jurgen Klinsmann will be able to coach in Sunday’s Gold Cup Final. Klinsmann was ejected during the USMNT’s semifinal win over Honduras on … Continue reading

Klinsmann’s Experimental US Squad For Gold Cup Will Reveal True Depth

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Mexico has won the last two Continental Championships in CONCACAF defeating the United States in the final on both occasions. Prior to that, the United States had won three of the previous CONCACAF Gold Cups, and had exerted a level … Continue reading

USA Defensive Frailties Give Jurgen Klinsmann Reasons For Concern

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Jürgen Klinsmann has tried to meld the US into a more stylish, free-flowing side playing a 4-3-3 with an emphasis on possession. While the United States has continued to perform well on the attacking end, defensive frailties that were not … Continue reading

Antigua 1-2 US: EJ Bails Out Klinsmann…Or Does He?

Posted on by Earl Reed

As the clock pushed on towards the 90-minute mark on Friday night, most United States Men’s National Team supporters were dreading the worst. A 1-1 scoreline against the weakest team in Group A, yet another disappointing away result for a … Continue reading

Klinsmann’s Odd USMNT Roster Antics

Posted on by Earl Reed

The way that Jurgen Klinsmann has managed the selection and publicity of this weekend’s World Cup Qualifying roster for the Men’s National Team, you’d think this is a simple friendly and not a win or bust set of games. Last … Continue reading

Klinsmann Reveals Concerns About Short MLS Seasons

Posted on by Earl Reed

While I realize that the above graphic may be a bit misleading (MLS has already stated their 2012 season will begin in early March), February start dates for the league may not be far off. In a surprisingly candid statement … Continue reading