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Obama and the World Cup

Published on June 24, 2010 By Editor

The day after the historic and dramatic 1-0 victory against Algeria that sent the USA to the Round of 16 at the 2010 FIFA World Cup, United States President Barack Obama called the team and addressed the players and staff via speakerphone.
The call came after dinner tonight to the meal room at the team hotel. [...]

The Chosen Ones

Published on May 11, 2010 By Editorial

Today was a big day for the stars of American soccer. National Team Head Coach Bob Bradley announced the 30 players that would be headed to training camp. Only 23 of these players are guaranteed a trip to South Africa. Here is our take on the selections:
The Best Combo: Landon Donovan and Edson Buddle, L.A. Galaxy.  It [...]

Tickets Still Available for FIFA World Cup Qualifier in Sandy, Utah

Published on August 26, 2009 By Editor

The U.S. Men’s National Team will face off against El Salvador at the new Rio Tinto Stadium on September 5 at 6 p.m. MT.  Tickets starting at $38 are on sale now at ussoccer.com, by phone at 801-727-2700, and at the Rio Tinto Stadium ticket office.