Clint Dempsey is fully cleared to play again after heart problem

Clint Dempsey is finally cleared to play again. The Seattle Sounders striker told reporters on Tuesday that doctors have cleared him for a full return to action for the first time since he was sidelined in August.Dempsey declined to go into the details of the heart condition that kept him out more than six months, but said he is ready to return now."It was a medical issue. Everyone...
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4 days ago

What have we learned from the USMNT this winter?

Bruce Arena’s first two matches as manager of the United States national team have concluded, and there are decidedly mixed opinions on his and the team’s performance. For some, 0-0 and 1-0 results against C and B level Serbia and Jamaica is simply not enough, while for others, the incremental progress seen throughout the MLS-filled January roster makes up for any underwhelming...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Should Bruce Arena have the USMNT playing with one or two strikers?

The second Bruce Arena era of the United States national team opened on Sunday, and it was difficult to take away too much from the game because of the limited player pool available. But one thing was obvious: Arena likes idea of a lone-striker system.The advantage of the system is clear – by having a single striker, the Americans can have more numbers in the midfield to control...
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17 days ago

USMNT face Serbia in Bruce Arena’s comeback as manager

Sunday’s U.S. vs. Serbia friendly will present a welcome sight for many U.S. Men’s National Team fans, a manager other than Jurgen Klinsmann patrolling the American touchline. Bruce Arena will manage his first game as USMNT coach since he was fired in 2006. Klinsmann was axed after bombing two crucial November World Cup qualifiers and following years of massive failures. Bruce...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Sporting KC, Feilhaber agree on two-year deal

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Sporting Kansas City has signed Benny Feilhaber to a new two-year contract, keeping the 31-year-old midfielder with the club through the 2018 season.Feilhaber has led Sporting KC to the playoffs each of the past four seasons, helping the club win the MLS Cup in 2013 and the U.S. Open Cup last year. He has 28 goals and 50 assists across all competition, ranking...
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November 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Sporting KC clinches playoff berth with 2-0 win over San Jose

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Benny Feilhaber had a goal and an assist, Tim Melia had four saves and Sporting Kansas City secured a playoff spot with a 2-0 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes in the regular-season finale Sunday.Feilhaber scored his seventh goal on a penalty kick in the seventh minute and assisted on Graham Zusi's goal in the 88th minute. After a turnover Feilhaber feed...
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October 23, 2016  |  Discuss

The Curious Case of Benjamin Feilhaber

Unambitious, dull, predictable—and that’s putting the US Men’s National Team tie with Trinidad and Tobago nicely. Whichever way you look at it, there are glaring problems in the USMNT camp, and measures need to be taken to begin fixing it before the US is embarrassed by one of their minnow opponents in this CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying stage. After a failed experiment at...
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November 29, 2015  |  Discuss

MLS: D.C. United trash Sporting Kansas City 3-0

Fabian Espindola’s spirited performance helped D.C. United pick up a crucial win on the road. D.C. United traveled to Sporting Park and razed Sporting Kansas City, usurping the top spot in the Eastern Conference and Supporters’ Shield from the reigning MLS champions. The clash between the two titans was that the team with the most possession isn’t necessarily the better side...
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Sporting KC edges Galaxy 2-1

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Benny Feilhaber and Lawrence Olum both had goals and Sporting Kansas City defeated the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-1 on Saturday. Sporting (10-5-5) extended its unbeaten streak to six games, while Galaxy's eight-game unbeaten streak was broken. In the 11th minute, Feilhaber opened the scoring, drilling a free kick from just outside the box into the upper left corner...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Feilhaber's goal lifts Sporting KC over Crew 2-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Benny Feilhaber scored in the 93rd minute, and Sporting Kansas City earned its fourth consecutive road win by beating the Columbus Crew 2-1 on Wednesday night. An uncontested Feilhaber rifled a shot off the crossbar from just outside the 18-yard box. Igor Juliao started the sequence with a pass slightly behind Jacob Peterson, who settled it for a trailing Feilhaber...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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