ALL POSTS TAGGED "gio-reyna"

Claudio Reyna

/ 22 days ago

Gio Reyna's mother reported Berhalter abuse to US Soccer

On Jan. 3, reports emerged over alleged threats Gregg Berhalter received during the World Cup. The claims were made public by Berhalter resulting from an incident that happened 31 years ago between Berhalter and his now-wife Rosalind. Berhalter alleged that someone had threatened to "take him down" in an effort to end his tenure as […]

Gregg Berhalter

/ 45 days ago

Gio Reyna criticizes Gregg Berhalter in Instagram post

United States Men's National Team player Gio Reyna took to Instagram today to criticize comments made by head coach Gregg Berhalter. Reyna's decision to speak publicly is in response to a leak of Berhalter's speech that he made last week at a leadership conference. Berhalter singled out a single player in his 26-man World Cup […]

Gregg Berhalter

/ 45 days ago

Gregg Berhalter airs dirty laundry on Gio Reyna

Gregg Berhalter revealed some of the reason why Gio Reyna saw limited game time at the 2022 World Cup. In fact, the United States Men's National Team head coach says he almost sent the 20-year-old away from the team. It is important to know that Berhalter did not explicitly mention Gio Reyna. When talking to […]

FIFA

/ 450 days ago

How playing too many games takes a toll on soccer players

Playing too many games is one of the main issues surrounding the current landscape of soccer. With international breaks and competitions overlapping with players' club seasons, there are small windows of true rest. For instance, players in the Premier League, La Liga and the Bundesliga often cannot take breaks that some of the more privileged […]

USMNT looks to improve on WC Qualifying against Jamaica

September’s round of three World Cup Qualifying games netted the US Men's National Team (USMNT) five out of a possible nine points. Realistically, it is not a terrible set of results. Especially when taken into account the fact that two of the three games occurred on the road in hostile Central American stadiums. But, U.S. […]

Twellman says Ricardo Pepi is answer to its most glaring problem

Taylor Twellman understands goal-scoring for the United States Men's National Team (USMNT). In 30 appearances for Team USA, the striker bagged six goals. Not an amazing tally, but it shows success. Moreover, the American thrived in Major League Soccer where he won two Golden Boots, amassing 109 goals in 190 appearances for the New England […]

USA makes progress, but key vulnerabilities still exist

Two untimely draws set the USMNT on the back foot to open CONCACAF qualifying. However, a vital victory against Honduras powered by a dominant second-half performance Wednesday night may right the ship. Take it from someone who knows what it takes to get the greatest tournament in sport. Qualifying in CONCACAF is not easy. Bruce […]

USMNT

/ 512 days ago

Will the US ever win a men’s World Cup?

In the inaugural World Cup in 1930, the United States finished third. Granted, only 13 nations qualified and, Argentina battered the Americans 6-1 in the semifinals. In the 20 iterations of the competition since then, third place remains their best finish. In fact, the closest the Americans came occurred in 2002. Then, in South Korea, […]