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Archives: Sunil Gulati

US Soccer needs to be held accountable if it knew about Chuck Blazer corruption

Posted on by Earl Reed

The United States is a country that stands for freedom, with a hands-off, free market economy. So much so, in fact, that many a rich person has built their fortune using the rather unimposing economic principles that govern our system. … Continue reading

Andrew Jennings calls for revolution to oust Sunil Gulati from US Soccer

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Investigative reporter Andrew Jennings has called for a revolution within American soccer to oust US Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati and USSF CEO Dan Flynn from office. Jennings, who spoke in front of the US Senate panel hearing last Wednesday on … Continue reading

US Soccer’s prior knowledge of FIFA’s criminal wrongdoing raises more questions than answers

Posted on by Juan Arango
Sunil Gulati, Dan Flynn

I’m always surprised when I hear stories about how some people never knew that their closest friends were involved in corruption.  In the modern world, let’s forget about soccer for a second, how can you NOT know something is going … Continue reading

The reaction from US soccer media to US Senate hearing on corruption in soccer

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The timing of yesterday’s announcement that Giovani Dos Santos had officially signed for LA Galaxy was impeccable. Less than five minutes after the US Senate panel hearing on corruption in international soccer had ended, MLS’ LA Galaxy changed the conversation … Continue reading

Watch the US Senate hearing on corruption in international soccer [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

The US Senate held a panel hearing today in Washington DC to discuss corruption in international soccer. The Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance and Data Security held the hearing on FIFA, soccer’s international governing authority, which … Continue reading

What did MLS and US Soccer know about Traffic and CONCACAF’s improprieties?

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

With the CONCACAF Gold Cup about to kick off, the FIFA scandal should be on the front-burner for most American journalists. As the FBI indictments against several CONCACAF and Traffic Sports officials indicate, the governing body for the sport in … Continue reading

What did US Soccer know about Chuck Blazer’s bribes?

Posted on by Matt Lichtenstadter

After court documents were released today revealing that former CONCACAF General Secretary and US Soccer Executive Vice President Chuck Blazer admitted accepting bribes in the voting for host nations for World Cups 1998 and 2010, as well as bribes involving broadcast rights for five … Continue reading

US Soccer President Sunil Gulati Criticizes FIFA World Cup Bidding Process

Posted on by Christopher Harris

US Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati has criticized the bidding process for the FIFA World Cup 2022, and has called for more transparency and better communication to help improve the process in future years. Gulati was speaking with the Associated … Continue reading

Sunil Gulati Elected to FIFA Executive Committee, Will Replace Chuck Blazer

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sunil Gulati, the current president of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF), has been elected to the FIFA Executive Committee after an extremely narrow margin. Gulati won the vote 18-17, defeating runner-up FMF President Justino Compean, of Mexico. Chuck Blazer previously … Continue reading

Matchday: Honduras-USA: Gulati’s Hubris Raises Questions

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

  Today, the United States is likely to clinch its sixth consecutive trip to the World Cup Finals. For a nation, who followed up its famous 1950 victory over England with nine consecutive World Cup misses, the achievement is nothing … Continue reading

Bradley to be Named Permanent Head Coach

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

This is my first blog posting here. I want to thank Kartik for giving me the opportunity to contribute to this excellent website. I have learned through a source at US Soccer that Bob Bradley will be given the permanent … Continue reading

Arena out as US Coach

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
bruce arena

Bruce Arena will not have his contract renewed as Head Coach of the US Men’s National team USSF President Sunil Gulati announced today. Thus ends an 8 year era of ups and downs for US Soccer. When Bruce Arena took … Continue reading