ALL POSTS TAGGED "usmnt"

AC Milan

/ today

Zlatan and Dest omitted from Milan Champions League squad

AC Milan head coach Stefano Pioli has left off Zlatan Ibrahimović and Sergiño Dest from his Champions League knockout squad. Pioli, like every other coach in the tournament, had to pick an official squad this week. The Italian giants will face Tottenham Hotspur in the round of 16 of the competition beginning on February 14th. […]

England

/ today

US Soccer needs to make Folarin Balogun a top target for USMNT

Folarin Balogun leads Ligue Un in goals. He is ahead of Kylian Mbappé, Neymar, Lionel Messi, Jonathan David and Alexandre Lacazette. After 20 appearances in France's top flight, Balogun has 14 goals. Moreover, he is doing this with Reims, a traditionally bottom-half-of-the-table team. He is on loan from Arsenal. For good measure, Reims has 26 […]

Canada

/ 2 days ago

USA to host major tournament in 2025 as dry run for World Cup

Mexican Football Federation president Yon de Luisa has revealed that the United States, Canada, and Mexico will host a significant tournament in 2025. As we already know, the three North American nations are hosting the 2026 World Cup as well. However, the summer 2025 competition will be seen as a dry run the for the […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 4 days ago

Looking ahead to Weston McKennie's first 3 games for Leeds

Weston McKennie is now, officially, a member of Leeds United. He teams up with fellow US internationals Tyler Adams and Brenden Aaronson under the leadership of Jesse Marsch. The deal is a loan until the end of the season with an option to buy for the Elland Road club. Leeds paid just $1.5 million to […]

USMNT

/ 5 days ago

Marcelo Bielsa linked to USMNT head coach position: Report

According to a report from broadcaster Telemundo, former Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa is being considered for the vacant head coach role of the US men’s national team. The story cites Bleacher Report claiming that Bielsa’s playing style of keeping possession and relentless pressing will suit the USMNT. This comes just days after Bielsa had […]

Juventus

/ 6 days ago

Leeds agree Weston McKennie deal despite late offer from Forest

US Men's National Team midfielder Weston McKennie is set to join Premier League club Leeds United, according to Fabrizio Romano. The 24-year-old has agreed personal terms, and is likely to join Jesse Marsch’s side on a loan deal for a €1.2 million fee, a deal that will also include an option-to-buy clause for €33 million […]

Colombia

/ 7 days ago

USA vs Colombia preview: Looking to bounce back

The return of USMNT games was supposed to be a welcome distraction from the drama currently surrounding the US Soccer Federation. It was the launching point of the 2026 World Cup cycle. There were fresh, eager players on the roster going up against an inexperienced Serbia team. Unfortunately, it was yet another loss. Now, the US must […]

CONCACAF

/ 7 days ago

2024 Copa America to be hosted in United States

The 2024 Copa America tournament is coming to the USA for the second time in the competition's history. Rumors surfaced in recent months that the competitors included the USMNT after US midfielder Tyler Adams dropped a major hint. Hosting was a possibility. Now, it is a reality. CONMEBOL and CONCACAF have officially announced an agreement […]

Brian McBride

/ 8 days ago

US Soccer parts ways with Earnie Stewart and Brian McBride

US Soccer announced Sporting Director Earnie Stewart and USMNT General Manager Brian McBride are leaving the federation. Stewart will move to Eredivisie club PSV Eindhoven in the Netherlands, the country of his birth and his home as a player. According to US Soccer CEO JT Batson, the decision to overhaul the USMNT and US Soccer […]

Mexico

/ 9 days ago

Alejandro Zendejas leaves Mexico door open despite USMNT call up

Alejandro Zendejas has remained non-committal on his international future. The dual-national winger was recently called up to the United States men's national team for their training camp this month. Zendejas is eligible to play for Mexico, as well. "I'll probably focus on the future once we get to that standpoint," Zendejas told reporters during a […]

Serbia

/ 10 days ago

USA-Serbia preview: 2026 World Cup cycle begins

The 2022 World Cup is in the rear-view mirror. Hence, it's time for the US Men's National Team (USMNT) to turn its attention to the 2026 World Cup, to be played here in the United States alongside Mexico and Canada. Given the unique timing of the Qatar World Cup, the annual January camp for the United […]