Found June 04, 2014 on Larry Brown Sports:
PLAYERS: Jurgen Klinsmann
For someone who was born in Germany and spent most of his life playing and coaching overseas, US men’s soccer coach Jurgen Klinsmann sure seems to understand a lot about American culture. For example, he understands the need to allow his players to climb on top of their wives and girlfriends whenever they please. Banning […]

Jurgen Klinsmann: USA ‘Cannot Win’ 2014 World Cup

Jurgen Klinsmann has high hopes for U.S. soccer, but he’s also is a realist. Klinsmann, the head coach of the U.S. men’s national team, said the United States can’t win the 2014 FIFA World Cup, according to the New York Times. “We cannot win this World Cup, because we are not at that level yet,” Klinsmann said in December. “For us, we have to play the game of our lives...

Jurgen Klinsmann Will Allow U.S. Players to Have Sex During the World Cup

The World Cup is a big deal (it’s true!) and coaches are working to ensure that all their players are in tip-top shape for the event. For some coaches, including Mexico’s Miguel Herrera, that includes barring their players from engaging in sex. The longstanding idea is that sex is tiresome and that players who engage in funny business will be too exhausted to play against the...

Jurgen Klinsmann: United States 'cannot win this World Cup'

With the World Cup nearly upon us, fans of the United States men's soccer team are hoping the squad can exceed expectations in the global tournament. It won't be easy though, as the U.S. will be without its most decorated player in history (Landon Donovan), and the team also faces an unenviable task of playing in the "Group of Death" which includes Portugal, Germany...

Michael Wilbon’s rant against Jurgen Klinsmann is wrong on every level

Jurgen Klinsmann has done some polarizing things as head coach of the US Men’s National Team in the lead up to the 2014 World Cup.  He left all-time leading goalscorer Landon Donovan off the roster.  He’s choosing to feature an armada of young players (many dual-national players that have been imported from elsewhere) that are untested at the highest level.  He has publicly...

2014 World Cup: Jurgen Klinsmann not banning sex for US national team players

Jurgen KlinsmannHeading into the big tournaments with your national teams, many players are faced with the realization of being away from their loved ones for quite a long period of time.Specifically their wives and/or girlfriends.Jurgen Klinsmann was asked about that dilemma and how it impacts the USA in a video produced by the Soccer Gods.Basically it went along the lines of “Jurgen...

US Soccer Coach Klinsmann Says Kobe’s Contract Makes No Sense

With the World Cup just a few days away, soccer fever is at its peak. One of the hottest topics of discussion among fans of Team USA has been coach Jurgen Klinsmann’s decision to leave Landon Donovan off of the American World Cup roster. In an interview with the New York Times, Klinnsman explained that his decision to leave Donovan off of the roster was tied to his belief that...

Video: Michael Wilbon thinks Jurgen Klinsmann should 'get out of America'

As Jurgen Klinsmann prepares for his first World Cup as head coach of the U.S. Men's National squad, sports commentator Michael Wilbon has a message for him and it involves Klinsmann leaving a place he has lived since 1998.“I’ve known Kobe Bryant,” Wilbon said. “And you, Mr. Klinsmann, are no damn Kobe Bryant. I mean seriously, Mr. Klinsmann now wants to tell all of American...

Michael Wilbon To Jurgen Klinsmann: “Get Out of America”

Posted to RantsJurgen Klinsmann has been all over the news ever since cutting Landon Donovan from the team. The coach of the US Men’s soccer team has come under fire even more after saying that US Sports teams overpay again players, specifically Kobe Bryant. Michael Wilbon had some harsh words for Jurgen Klinsmann. “You, Mr. Klinsmann, are no damn Kobe Bryant…Get the hell out...

Jurgen Klinsmann fields questions about players having sex during the World Cup

2014 World Cup: Everything assumed about the U.S strategy was probably wrong

Team USABy Mike Foss NEW YORK – When the United States drew the World Cup’s Group of Death in December, certain assumptions were made about how coach Jurgen Klinsmann would get his team into the second round of the tournament.Assumptions like the team would play an ultra-conservative, highly defensive style to combat the offensive prowess of Ghana, Portugal, and Germany.That...

United States Shows Improvement With 2-1 Win Over Turkey

The US Men’s soccer team won again, but showed that they still have many defensive struggles (via sfbay) In front of a sellout crowd at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, NJ, the United States Men’s National Team won its second-straight friendly against Turkey 2-1, showing significant improvement from its sluggish start last weekend against Azerbaijan on the Road to Brazil. “It was...

Klinsmann: United States will not win 2014 World Cup tournament

United States will not win the 2014 World Cup tournament, according to manager Jurgen Klinsmann.

Top 3 USA Players to Watch in the World Cup

June 16, 2014 is the day United States soccer fans have been eagerly and cautiously looking at since December, when FIFA announced the draw. There are still many questions left up to Jurgen Klinsmann and his staff to decide. What ... Read More

Feature: Can the United States beat Ghana at the 2014 World Cup?

America’s football fans are demanding that the Yanks beat Ghana at the World CupFrom the day the the United States learned their 2014 World Cup Group G fate, the focus fell squarely on the opening game. Like the sign in the stands at Sunday’s World Cup warm-up friendly reads, ‘Beat Ghana’.As the standard scenario goes, if the USMNT carries three points into the second match...
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