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Coach Boldly Moves US Forward

New York Times - 26 Jun 2014
Decisions like that, and the calculating, surgical way in which Klinsmann has executed them, are the back story to the United States' captivating run at the World Cup. Despite being roundly picked to crash out in the tournament's first round, Klinsmann ...
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A high-stakes clash: USA-England at the U-17 World Cup

Soccer America - 19 Oct 2017
The U.S. team that finished fourth at the 1999 U-17 World Cup included future senior World Cup players Landon Donovan, DaMarcus Beasley, Oguchi Onyewu, Bobby Convey and Kyle Beckerman. A win over England would also mark the first time the USA ...
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Team USA Is Out of the World Cup. Who Should I Root for Now?

GQ Magazine - 14 Oct 2017
Against the odds, the USMNT crashed out of the World Cup qualifiers earlier this week, losing 2-1 to a depleted Trinidad and Tobago team with nothing to play for but their honor. Turns out, that's more than the USA was playing for, and was all that was ...
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Fox paid $400m for the World Cup and now the USA aren't in it

The Independent - 11 Oct 2017
For the first time since 1986 the country's national men's side failed to qualify for the World Cup. Heading into their final qualifier against Trinidad and Tobago on Tuesday night, the USA simply had to avoid losing or else their fate would be out of ...
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Denmark cancels World Cup qualifier against Sweden

USA TODAY - 18 Oct 2017
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A pay dispute involving the Danish women's national team has forced the country's soccer federation to cancel a World Cup qualifying match against Sweden. The DBU said Wednesday it has informed UEFA and FIFA and ...
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Brazil set up U-17 World Cup quarters clash with Germany

Khaleej Times - 19 Oct 2017
Striker Brenner scored twice as Brazil beat Honduras 3-0 in Kochi on Wednesday to set up a mouth-watering quarterfinals clash with Germany in the Fifa Under-17 World Cup. Brenner scored a goal in each half - in the 11th and 56th minute - to help the ...
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Lalas: World Cup failure will make USA stronger - 16 Oct 2017
Former U.S. defender Alexi Lalas believes the men's national team will use its failure to qualify for the World Cup to come back stronger. The U.S. has failed to secure a place at the showpiece event for the first time since 1986, dropping a 2-1 result ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: USA' Timothy Weah grooves to a different beat

The Indian Express - 18 Oct 2017
That he did so only a few days after the senior USA team had failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1986 only added gravitas to his achievement. “From a young age, I really loved music of different styles, like jazz to whatever it ...

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