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It was a gamble, whichever way you look at it.
Booking friendlies with two of the world's most shiny and dizzying teams in Belgium and Germany in the run-up to three key World Cup qualifiers - away to Jamaica and at home against Panama and Honduras - had as much potential to set the United States men's national team up for success as it did to dwindle their precious powers...
U.S. national coach Jurgen Klinsmann said his team is facing a tough test in an international friendly against a talented Belgium squad.
The Americans will host Belgium on Wednesday night at FirstEnergy Stadium, home of the NFL's Cleveland Browns. Klinsmann called Belgium, ''one of the best young teams in Europe, and a very challenging team.''
Jermaine Jones during the “Snow Bowl” versus Costa Rica (photo by Yahoo Sports).
There is a different spirit of air coming into the United States Men’s National Team summer schedule beginning tomorrow against Belgium. Gone are the panicked headlines and doubts of whether Jurgen Klinsmann can lead the U.S. to the 2014 World Cup. This was largely due to the five day stretch in...
The long, slow slog dawns here, in rainy and cloudy Cleveland, where the United States men's national team will play Belgium in a friendly ( live, Wednesday, 8 p.m. ET ) that will be their first of as many as 11 games over the next 59 days.
There will be another friendly with Germany on Sunday, followed by three World Cup qualifiers against Jamaica, Panama and Honduras. After...
Freiburg have signed former Borussia Monchengladbach forward Mike Hanke on a free transfer.
The former Germany international, who has played 269 games in the Bundesliga, scoring 55 times, will strengthen the Black Forest club's attack next season.
"The whole package at Freiburg was right," said Hanke, whose contract with Gladbach was not renewed.
"I have spoken...