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Konrad De La Fuente: the US winger making waves at Barcelona’s academy

The Miami-born winger is known for his quick-footed skill at La Masia. But this summer his focus will be on winning the U-20 World Cup for his countryWhen Miami-born Konrad De La Fuente moved with his family to Barcelona at the age of 11, he already ha…

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It is more expensive to watch the US than world champions France. Why?

The US men’s national team are starting to cohere under their new coach, Gregg Berhalter. But fans paid up to $600 to watch them against ChileChristian Pulisic scored his first US goal since the infamous 2-1 loss to Trinidad & Tobago nearly 18 mont…

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It is more expensive to watch the US than world champions France. Why?

The US men’s national team are starting to cohere under their new coach, Gregg Berhalter. But fans paid up to $600 to watch them against ChileChristian Pulisic scored his first US goal since the infamous 2-1 loss to Trinidad & Tobago nearly 18 mont…

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Christian Pulisic injured as USA draw with Chile in friendly

Chelsea-bound midfielder scores before limping off injured1-1 draw ends run of three consecutive wins for USMNTChristian Pulisic became the youngest American to score 10 international goals, then left in the first half of Tuesday night’s 1-1 friendly d…

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Klinsmann received $3.35m settlement after he was fired by US Soccer

Coach was fired after string of disappointing resultsUSA failed to reach World Cup 2018 after poor campaignJürgen Klinsmann received a $3.35m settlement of his contract with the US Soccer Federation, according to the USSF’s tax filing. His replacement,…

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Gregg Berhalter’s USA maintain perfect start as Seba Lletget sinks Costa Rica

Lletget scores and assists in 2-0 friendly victory over Ticos Berhalter is only third USA manager to win first two matchesSebastian Lletget headed the ball down and the emotions overtook him as soon as the ball went into the net.In the same stadium whe…

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Megan Rapinoe: ‘Maybe men should just take a few hundred years off’

The US midfielder talks about why women are at the forefront of fighting injustices and whether she feared for her football career after taking a knee during the national anthem“As I’ve grown older I’ve really got to understand how powerful one voice c…

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US soccer’s Gregg Berhalter era starts with a win and the echo of empty seats

The new US men’s national team coach fielded a young team in his first game in charge but the real work will start in the coming monthsFor his first match in charge of the US men’s national team, Gregg Berhalter named Aaron Long as captain in only his …

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Panama come to town as United States turn page to Gregg Berhalter era

The USA will take the field under a permanent head coach again when the Berhalter era begins in earnest on SundayA mere 473 days after the cataclysmic loss to Trinidad and Tobago, the US men’s national team will take the field under a permanent head co…

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Tim Howard ends a career of individual brilliance but not much team glory

The former USA and Everton goalkeeper will retire at the end of the 2019 MLS season. He was the last of a generation that helped expand US soccerOn 1 July 2014, Tim Howard delivered his finest performance. Facing the likes of Eden Hazard, Kevin de Bruy…

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Is Christian Pulisic the first part of a US European invasion? Not so fast …

The new Chelsea player is the latest of a number of Americans making moves to big European clubs. But the US youth system remains fractured and fractiousOf all the tales told of the USA’s failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, the most haunting dep…

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Christian Pulisic’s splashy transfer exposes gaping flaws in US Soccer

The most expensive US player ever will continue to bear the expectations of a nation, but his move to Chelsea exposes problems within the game in AmericaAs a new year commences so too does a period of reflection on the past 12 months and what potential…

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Christian Pulisic realises his dream by moving to the Premier League

Chelsea’s new signing fell in love with the game when living in England as a child and playing for Brackley Town’s youth teamEven with all his experience of dealing with media, Christian Pulisic could not resist almost giving the game away. It was mid-…

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Tyler Adams becomes latest member of USA’s German finishing school

The midfielder has completed a move from New York Red Bulls to the team’s sister club in Leipzig. It is the culmination of a long-held dreamSoon after Tyler Adams signed his first senior contract with the New York Red Bulls in 2015, he went on a two-we…

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At last, the promising Gregg Berhalter gives USA a plan and a man to lead it

A far from exhaustive search for the USA’s coach has ended where many believed it would, but that doesn’t make it a failureSo Gregg Berhalter’s appointment as head coach of the USA mens team has finally been confirmed, to the apparent surprise of nobod…

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At last, the promising Gregg Berhalter gives USA a plan and a man to lead it

A far from exhaustive search for the USA’s coach has ended where many believed it would, but that doesn’t make it a failureSo Gregg Berhalter’s appointment as head coach of the USA mens team has finally been confirmed, to the apparent surprise of nobod…

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Former USA defender Gregg Berhalter appointed to coach men’s national team

Berhalter led Columbus Crew to success with small budget45-year-old played at 2002 World Cup for USAGregg Berhalter was hired Sunday to coach the US men’s national team, making him the first person to manage USA and play for them at a World Cup.Berhalt…

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USA lose to Italy last as Americans await new permanent coach

Christian Pulisic becomes youngest ever US captainDave Sarachan has been interim coach for more than a yearMatteo Politano scored his first international goal in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time, as Italy beat the United States 1-0 in Bel…

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Italy v USA: international friendly – live!

Can a familiar name solve USA’s familiar problems?Scotland v Israel: Nations League – follow it live!Email Graham with your thoughts or tweet @grahamparkerfc 1.51pm GMT Graham will be here shortly, in the meantime here’s some transfer speculation regar…

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Jadon Sancho and Callum Wilson point to bright England future

Lewis Dunk failed to allay concerns over his ability at the highest level while USA’s limitations were also clearOn a night when England fielded their least experienced side in 38 years, nobody epitomised the hunger in this young squad more than Jesse …