ALL POSTS TAGGED "united-states"

England

/ 2 days ago

Wembley Stadium lit up in rainbow colors on Friday

Historic Wembley Stadium glowed in rainbow colors Friday evening in a protest against FIFA. The world's governing body of the sport essentially banned OneLove captain armbands only hours before the World Cup began. FIFA previously okayed the armbands leading up to the November 20th start of the tournament. Seven teams, including England, Wales and Germany, […]

England

/ 5 days ago

Harry Kane trains ahead of England fixture vs USMNT

England center forward Harry Kane has reportedly trained on Wednesday in advance of the England contest against the USMNT. The team's No. 1 goalkeeper, Jordan Pickford, claimed that the star striker practiced alongside his teammates. "I think [Kane's] good," stated Pickford. "Probably feeling a little bit sore, but I think he's fine. He was out […]

USMNT

/ 13 days ago

USMNT uses pride logos in training facilities at World Cup

The rainbow-colored symbols for the USMNT returned in the national team's training facilities in Qatar. A rainbow-colored badge and pattern appears in the media room for the USMNT's training facilities, according to the Guardian. The training area, located for the United States on the north side of Doha, features a part of the side's inclusion […]
Mohamed Farag

USMNT

/ 16 days ago

USMNT players arrive in Qatar for World Cup: Photos

In ten days, the USMNT players selected by Gregg Berhalter begin their World Cup conquest in Qatar. While some players round out playing for European clubs, those representing Major League Soccer clubs are done for the season. Therefore, they are among the first to arrive in Qatar for the tournament. For example, Walker Zimmerman from […]

United States

/ 31 days ago

How the life of USA’s 1950 World Cup Coach Bill Jeffrey comes full circle

The United States finally has an opportunity to showcase its newest generation of soccer players to fans around the globe at the World Cup 2022. To date, the pieces of an 11-man puzzle never quite gelled together. The World Cup dream continually falls short of reality. It seems difficult to convince the world that the […]

Lionel Messi

/ 39 days ago

Messi creates new US investment firm

Lionel Messi launched an investment firm based here in the United States. The company, known as Play Time Sports-Tech HoldCo LLS, or just Play Time, plans to buy into media, sports and technology both Stateside and around the world. “I am excited to extend our roots into Silicon Valley, and I am thrilled that Play […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 41 days ago

Premier League plans U.S. preseason tournament in 2023

The Premier League is planning to organize a new preseason tournament in the United States next summer. The Athletic is reporting that England's top flight will finally be able to arrange a competition Stateside after years of planning. Premier League officials have supposedly been wanting to bring meaningful matches to certain U.S. markets for years […]

FOX Sports

/ 44 days ago

FOX previews USMNT marketing campaign for World Cup

FOX Sports provided an interesting behind-the-scenes look at its USMNT marketing campaign for the World Cup. The shoot happened in Austin, Texas in June. The preview gave the crew an opportunity to take photos and videos of the United States Men’s National Team together. Many of the squad members play in different countries all over […]

tv coverage

/ 45 days ago

US Soccer releases World Cup roster announcement details

On Nov. 9, fans of the United States Men's National Team will have an announcement with details for the World Cup 2022 roster. Gregg Berhalter and select players will be in-person during the 26-man release. Fans can watch all the coverage on ESPN2 and ESPN+ that evening. The whole event starts at 5 p.m., with […]

Chelsea

/ 46 days ago

Christian Pulisic wasted at Chelsea, better fit elsewhere

New Chelsea manager Graham Potter is not using Christian Pulisic properly. The American international was surplus to requirements in the 2-0 win away to AC Milan. Each game missed is a tell that Pulisic's career is slipping through his fingers. Ahead of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, Christian Pulisic is the poster-boy for the […]

Leagues: NWSL

/ 46 days ago

UEFA demand Sunil Gulati explanation for ignoring NWSL harassment

Soccer’s governing body in Europe is asking questions to Sunil Gulati regarding his involvement in the Sally Yates report on NWSL harassment and abuse, according to a report in The Daily Mail. The scandal in the National Women’s Soccer League rocked the sports world. Former Attorney General Sally Yates uncovered multiple substantiated allegations of abusive […]