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Making The Case For Jurgen Klinsmann and the USMNT

Making The Case For Jurgen Klinsmann and the USMNT

If Jurgen Klinsmann stays, which is still the likely future for this upcoming year, (there are currently sources that report Klinsmann and England have mutual interest) this is where we are. The pursuit for American dominance in U.S. soccer grew with the signing of our 35th head coach, Jurgen Klinsmann. In 2011, it was time to end our cycle with Bob Bradley and lay the groundwork for the future, and

Portugal Defeat France 1-0 in UEFA EURO 2016 Final

Portugal Defeat France 1-0 in UEFA EURO 2016 Final

Portugal won their first ever major tournament title on Sunday as they defeated France 1-0 in the UEFA EURO 2016 final in Paris. Cristiano Ronaldo was subbed off after 25 minutes after he collided with France’s Dimitri Payet eight minutes earlier. The Captain looked to have suffered a knee injury which he tried to run off a couple of times. Eventually, Ronaldo was subbed off and handed the Captain armband

What Does The Future Hold For Italy After EURO 2016?

What Does The Future Hold For Italy After EURO 2016?

By Piero Fiorino & Richard Bowman  It was a bittersweet end for Italy at EURO 2016, not only did they prove many people wrong but they were knocked out of the tournament in heartbreaking fashion by rivals Germany. Out of all the teams in the tournament, it was Italy who showed the most togetherness, they played for manager Antonio Conte and most importantly, they played for one another on the pitch. Antonio Conte took a

Recapping Italy’s Performance vs Spain

Recapping Italy’s Performance vs Spain

By Piero Fiorino & Richard Bowman  The Mediterranean Derby saw Italy defeat Spain 2-0 in what was an Italian performance that not many people expected. Italy matched Spain in the midfield and constantly outworked them. Spain never really looked comfortable even when Italy decided to just sit back and wait for the counter in the second half. Italy would take the lead in the 33rd minute as Eder’s free kick

The United States Will Beat Argentina If…?

The United States Will Beat Argentina If…?

The United States are in the Semifinals of the Copa America Centenario. Does that feel good or what? The U.S struggled in their first game against Colombia where they lost 2-0 but they would go on to beat Costa Rica and Paraguay to win Group A. Critics counted out the United States from even advancing out of the group stage but as usual, the United States proved the doubters wrong.

Copa America Centanario Quarterfinal Preview

Copa America Centanario Quarterfinal Preview

This year’s Copa America has been one filled with plenty of surprises. South American powerhouses such as  Uruguay and Brazil have been knocked out in the group stage while underdogs Venezuela and Peru have advanced into the quarterfinal. The upcoming quarterfinal stage of the tournament will be an exciting one and below is a preview of each of the upcoming matches. United States VS Ecuador Thursday, June 16 Group A

EURO 2016 Group B Preview

EURO 2016 Group B Preview

Group B will give us one of the most interesting groups in this tournament. . Indeed, this will be one of the most even and most entertaining groups. The highlight fixture is between neighbors England and Wales but as we have seen in past European Championships, it is anybody’s game to come out of the group stage. England Best Result: Semi-Finals (1968, 1996) Manager: Roy Hodgson FIFA Ranking: 10th Prediction: