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Leagues: MLS

/ 31 days ago

'Big-money' MLS contracts prevent American player development

Weston McKennie recently earned a new contract offer from Juventus that would pocket him $2.7 million per season. The deal would tie McKennie to Juventus through the 2026/27 season. It is also a handsome raise for a player that certainly deserves it. However, the wages the club is offering are only marginally higher than what […]

Juventus

/ 37 days ago

McKennie's future more than certain as Juventus plan reward

Weston McKennie's future was completely uncertain when he showed up for the preseason with Juventus. The Turin giants were looking to sell the American midfielder since they were in dire need of funds. Selling him was their only option as they considered a season without European action and UEFA fines. But there has been a […]

Juventus

/ 57 days ago

Leeds failure crucial for McKennie's growth, reflects midfielder

Among Juventus' key performers this year has been Weston McKennie. Considering he was almost sold from the club in the summer, he has shown outstanding play. Thanks to his impressive return to form for Juventus, Weston McKennie has been named the club's best player so far this season, according to Tuttosport. The Italian publication has […]

Christian Pulisic

/ 103 days ago

Another star joins Pulisic and Weah as USMNT squad absentees

Weston McKennie, alongside Christian Pulisic and Timothy Weah, has found himself sidelined as the Juventus midfielder pulled out from US Men's National Team (USMNT) duty due to a knee issue. The United States took control of the series with a 3-0 win on Friday in Austin, Texas. All three goals scored by Ricardo Pepi, Antonee […]

Americans Abroad

/ 125 days ago

Most successful Americans in Champions League history

Players hailing from the USA in the UEFA Champions League are a relatively modern occurrence. Only since the mid-1990s have Americans started making regular appearances in the world's premier club competition. But which Americans are the most successful in the UEFA Champions League? Breaking into a big European club is a major mark of success […]

Juventus

/ 141 days ago

McKennie's future at Juventus decided after recent resurgence

Over the Summer, Juventus urged Weston McKennie to leave during the transfer window. He stayed, and his recent success on the pitch made waves in Max Allegri's starting selection. The previous season was difficult for the American. His failed loan at Leeds did not move the needle. As a result, Juventus made him available for […]

Americans Abroad

/ 161 days ago

McKennie getting chance to earn new Juve contract

Juventus will reportedly take their time in determining whether or not to give Weston McKennie a fresh contract. The United States men's international initially arrived to the Old Lady in a $5 million loan deal from German outfit Schalke in 2020. However, the American's move became permanent a year later. After spending three-and-a-half seasons with […]

English Football

/ 218 days ago

Leeds captain told team: "If you don't want to be here, then F off”

Leeds United captain Liam Cooper had some choice words for his teammates following relegation from the Premier League. The Whites were eventually dropped from the top division following a disappointing 2022/23 campaign. Cooper and company lost to Tottenham, 4-1, on the final day of the season to seal their destiny. "After the Tottenham game last […]

Borussia Dortmund

/ 240 days ago

USMNT's Weston McKennie in talks for Bundesliga return

The move of Weston McKennie from Juventus to Borussia Dortmund is reportedly close to being finalized. The U.S. national team player has found success despite severe backlash about the quality of his performances while at Leeds United. Despite coming so close, Dortmund lost ground on the last day of the season and ultimately fell short […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 294 days ago

Leeds grab point to keep EPL survival hopes alive

Leeds United have kept their Premier League survival hopes alive with a 2-2 draw at home against Newcastle on Saturday. Although three points would have been better, the Whites picked up a vital point against the tough Magpies team. However, they remain in the relegation zone heading into the season's final two games. The hosts […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 343 days ago

Media question why Leeds can't get more from McKennie

Some media sources have questioned Leeds United why they haven’t been able to utilize Weston McKennie to his full potential after his glowing performance for the US Mens National Team (USMNT) on Friday. McKennie netted twice in his side’s 7-1 thumping of Grenada in the CONCACAF Nations League on Friday. The 24-year-old midfielder signed for […]