Category: Clint Dempsey

LISTEN to USMNT Star Clint Dempsey’s New Rap Single [AUDIO]

U.S. Men’s National Team captain Clint Dempsey released a new single today with fellow rapper XO entitled “It’s Poppin.” Dempsey, aka Deuce, has been working on a 13-track album with XO and told the Wall Street Journal that “We were just having fun with it and it ended up being an album.” Spending two weeks in Los Angeles working on the album with XO, the album is set to be released later this year. Deuce and XO’s single can be heard below: The song is available for purchase via deuceandxo.com. Mike Chehadé, who worked on the album with Dempsey, said the songs could give ... Read more

World Cup Injury Report: USMNT Needs to Re-Group After Injuries Sustained During Ghana Game [VIDEO]

Now that the first game of the World Cup is behind them, the United States Men’s National Team looks to Portugal for their next challenge. Changes will need to be made to the starting XI as Jozy Altidore will likely miss the rest of the group stage in Brazil. Clint Dempsey also suffered a broken nose during the game, and Matt Besler was taken off when complaining of a sore right hamstring. Altidore left the game in the 21st minute clutching the back of his left leg after extending for an over hit pass from Michael Bradley  and was reported ... Read more

Ghana 1-2 USA: US Player Ratings

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 one on the entire squad inspires more confidence. Fabian Johnson, 7: Interestingly, Johnson wasn’t targeted as much as DeMarcus Beasley by Ghana, and he was solid most of the night – but he was caught out on Ayew’s equalizing goal. In the end though, Johnson redeemed himself by winning the ... Read more

WATCH Clint Dempsey’s Goal For USA Against Ghana [VIDEO]

USMNT striker Clint Dempsey scored the quickest goal in the history of the USA in the World Cup with a goal in the first minute of the game against Ghana at World Cup 2014 in Natal. It was the perfect start for the United States with Dempsey scoring the goal off a throw-in, as Dempsey then dribbled the ball into the penalty area and struck the ball into the corner of the net for the USA team. Watch the highlight of the goal here:

ESPN to Broadcast TV Segments On USMNT, Messi, Pele, Dempsey and Qatar Tonight

Tonight is a big TV night for soccer fans in the United States. As the start date of the World Cup fast approaches, ESPN is planning a full schedule of friendly matches, documentaries and insight into the USMNT’s preparations for Brazil. Beginning tonight, May 13th at 7pm EST, ESPN will show the first of a six part series titled Inside: U.S. Soccer’s March to Brazil, which will document the training regiment of the USMNT as they gear up for national play. Produced by Jonathan Hock and Roger Bennett, the series provides a never before seen perspective on the hard work ... Read more

Seattle Sounders Monthly Recap

Going into this season, most analysts and supporters knew it was going to take time to attain team cohesion.  This was the first time in their six seasons that the Sounders roster had to be overhauled. Gone were club originals Steve Zakuani and Jhon Kennedy Hurtado, along with fan favorite Mauro Rosales. The Sounders high-priced Designated Player Clint Dempsey spent much of the off-season on loan with struggling Fulham FC.  Many predicted this team would be slow starters, lacking the familiarity that many of their Western Conference opponents already have.  However, what this team lacked in team cohesion, they have ... Read more

Clint Dempsey Is Falling Down On His Leadership Responsibilities With The USMNT

Clint Dempsey’s selection as captain of the United States Men’s National Team a year ago by head coach Jürgen Klinsmann was a head scratcher at the time. Having not displayed discernable leadership skills on the pitch, one had to assume the manager felt the need to either reward arguably his best player or that Dempsey possesses some inspirational quality in the dressing room. What has been apparent however since he was named captain is that Dempsey is missing some of the vital ingredients to be a true leader on the pitch. His body language is often times negative and he ... Read more

Clint Dempsey Pictured Wearing New USMNT World Cup Kit: Leaked [PHOTO]

USMNT Captain Clint Dempsey is pictured in a series of new images to promote the upcoming launch of the USA’s World Cup home uniform, which will be unveiled by Nike next week. In the promotional image, Dempsey is pictured in an action shot, wearing the new US Men’s National Team World Cup kit — giving us a first glimpse at the shorts and socks the team will wear, as well as new close-up images of the jersey itself. The close-up images reveal how the side panels on the USMNT World Cup shirts are laser-cut for extra ventilation. Plus, the back ... Read more