Archives: Michael Bradley

Who Will Be Michael Bradley’s Partner In Brazil?

Posted on by Ron Preston Jr
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If one thing was apparent after the 2-2 draw to Mexico, it was that Michael Bradley is the most important player going into this year’s World Cup.  This is something that fans of the United States (USMNT) have known for … Continue reading

Top 5 Reasons to be Excited for the Opening Weekend of MLS

Posted on by Kristan Heneage
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MLS returns this Saturday for its 19th season as a top flight league in the United States. There’s plenty to look forward, but here are 5 reasons in particular to be excited about the opening weekend: 1. Michael Bradley – When … Continue reading

3 Reasons Why Michael Bradley and Jermain Defoe Joined Toronto FC

Posted on by James Kilpatrick
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Toronto FC today announced two significant signings, spending a reported combined total of $19 million for Jermain Defoe and Michael Bradley. In MLS, where the league has built its foundations on parity and stringent spending, this is a very big … Continue reading

Roma Announces Sale of Michael Bradley to MLS for $10 Million: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Here are tonight’s world soccer news headlines: North American soccer Roma announces sale of Michael Bradley to MLS for $10 million — Sports Illustrated Chivas USA appoints Wilmer Cabrera new manager — Pro Soccer Talk The forgotten story of … … Continue reading

WATCH World Soccer Radio, Live at 9pm ET: Tonight’s Topics: (1) NBC Passes On MLS (2) Michael Bradley [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Tonights show: Nick Geber and Danny Page discuss Michael Bradley’s return to MLS and what the implications are for the league, for US Soccer and for the development of American players abroad. Plus NBC passes on MLS – where does … Continue reading

Why Shipping Michael Bradley and Other US Players From Europe to MLS Harms USMNT Development

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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The news that Michael Bradley is likely to sign with Toronto FC of Major League Soccer was met with cheers from many fans of MLS while being greeted with snickers from Americans who are inclined towards the European game. While … Continue reading

USMNT Midfielder Michael Bradley On Verge of Signing With Toronto FC

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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US Men’s National Team midfielder Michael Bradley is on the verge of joining Toronto FC, according to reports today in the US media. Bradley, who has been tipped with moves to Tottenham, Fulham and Sunderland, could be surplus to requirements … Continue reading

Tottenham May Be Interested In Signing USMNT Midfielder Michael Bradley, Says Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Michael Bradley’s name continues to be mentioned in each successive transfer window as a player who could be on his way to another club from AS Roma. In previous months, his name has been linked with Sunderland and Fulham. Now, the latest … Continue reading

Fulham Interested in Signing Michael Bradley in January Transfer Window, Says Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Fulham are interested in signing US international midfielder Michael Bradley from AS Roma in the January transfer window, according to a report. Sources in Italy reveal that Bradley is interested in moving to a club in England, but that the … Continue reading

Italian Commentator Celebrates Michael Bradley’s AS Roma Goal, Calls Him Lex Luthor [AUDIO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Michael Bradley’s winning goal for AS Roma yesterday over Udinese ensured that the Serie A club continues to top the table in Italy. AS Roma fans are getting excited by the team’s performances this season, but one Italian commentator in … Continue reading

Sunderland Bid £6m For US International And Roma Midfielder Michael Bradley, Says Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Sunderland have made an offer of £6million for AS Roma and US international midfielder Michael Bradley, according to a report in Italy. However, the Italian club values Bradley at between £8.5m-£10m, so the two clubs are currently at a stalemate in … Continue reading

Having MLS Stars Go to Europe is Great for US Soccer … and Good for the MLS

Posted on by Eric Altshule

As Landon Donovan settles into the Everton, Michael Bradley becomes even more a fixture at the Bundesliga, and Stuart Holden and Ricardo Clark leave the US and take big career risks to fight for a position on European teams, many … Continue reading

US 1 Honduras 3 as Bob Bradley Looks to Fill Some Holes

Posted on by Eric Altshule

As the US took the field to play Honduras Saturday night at the Home Depot Center, nobody was any under illusions about the nature of the game.  It was a friendly in the friendliest sense.  The pregame party in the … Continue reading

Random Thoughts on USA 2, El Salvador 1

Posted on by Eric Altshule

The US did not play particularly well, but three points is three points. After the loss at Azteca, the most important thing the US needed to do was put a W up on the board, and they did that. There … Continue reading

Holland vs England: Case Studies in Development of American Footballers

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

I get annoyed when I hear fans of the US Soccer program state that we need to put more young players in the English Premier League. Yes, we need to put more players in Europe, but no we do not … Continue reading

Jonathan Spector vs Michael Bradley: Case Studies in Player Development

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

I get annoyed when I hear fans of the US Soccer program state that we need to put more young players in the English Premier League. Yes, we need to put more players in Europe, but no we do not … Continue reading