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Former England Manager Graham Taylor Dies at Age 72

Published: January 12, 2017

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Former England boss Graham Taylor has died aged 72, it was confirmed on Thursday. The news was relayed by PA Sport, with tributes coming in from his former employers: BBC Sport shared a statement from Taylor's family: Reaction to Taylor's death poured in on social media: Taylor, who spent his playing career at Grimsby Town and Lincoln City, went on to manage the latter along with two spells apiece... 

Bruce Arena Names USMNT January Camp Invitees

Published: January 5, 2017

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The United States men's national soccer team will meet for its first January camp since the firing of Jurgen Klinsmann, and new manager Bruce Arena has invited 32 players, the team's official website announced Thursday. The roster for the camp, which begins Jan. 10, features 32 players, all from MLS: Since the camp does not fall within an officially recognized international break, notable stars who... 

Karamoko Dembele Makes England U15s Debut After Playing for Scotland in November

Published: December 20, 2016

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Celtic starlet Karamoko Dembele made his England under-15 debut in Saturday's win over Turkey, a little more than one month after representing Scotland under-16s in his international debut.  Dembele, 13, made his first appearance for Scotland under-16s on November 1 in the 2016 Victory Shield, but the youngster has now switched allegiances to play for the country of his birth: Alex Richards... 

USMNT Watch: Bobby Wood Nets 1st Bundesliga Goal Since September

Published: December 18, 2016

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Goals have been hard to come by in the last few months for Bobby Wood and his Hamburg teammates.  Wood put an end to his scoring drought in the Bundesliga on an average Saturday for Americans across The Pond. Elsewhere in Europe, one potential breakout star for 2017 continued his strong run of form at Hearts, while Bob Bradley's struggles in charge of Swansea City continued.  We'll... 

USMNT Watch: Wooten Continues Scoring Tear, Lichaj Shines for Forest

Published: December 4, 2016

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There's already plenty of speculation as to who United States men's national team boss Bruce Arena will add to his first competitive roster in March.  Plenty of names will be entered into the conversation in the coming months, but two players were able to gain attention in the past week thanks to stellar games in Europe.  In addition to the European-based players, a few stars of the USMNT... 

Gareth Southgate Appointed England Manager: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

Published: November 30, 2016

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England have appointed Gareth Southgate as their new manager, it was confirmed on Wednesday.News of the decision came via the team's official Twitter feed:Per Sky Sports News HQ, Southgate is eager to continue his work:The former England defender takes on the position after a four-game spell as interim boss, the most recent of which was the 2-2 draw against Spain at Wembley Stadium on November... 

USMNT Watch: Chandler Picks Up Assist, Trio Score in MLS Conference Finals

Published: November 27, 2016

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With Bruce Arena back in charge of the United States men's national team, there are sure to be a few new faces introduced to the first-team setup in the coming months.  The first chance for some players to prove their worth to the former L.A. Galaxy manager came in the last few days during the Major League Soccer playoffs and European club action.  Only a couple of players stood out abroad... 

Bruce Arena Appointed USMNT Manager: Latest Comments and Reaction

Published: November 22, 2016

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The United States men's national soccer team named Bruce Arena its manager Tuesday. U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati addressed the hire in a press release: When we considered the possible candidates to take over the Men's National Team at this time, Bruce was at the top of the list. His experience at the international level, understanding of the requirements needed to lead a team through World Cup... 

Karim Benzema’s France National Team Involvement Discussed by Didier Deschamps

Published: November 22, 2016

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France coach Didier Deschamps has opened the door for a potential return to the national team for Real Madrid's Karim Benzema, saying the striker could be recalled if it is in the best interests of the squad.  Benzema has not represented Les Bleus since October 2015 and was left out of the squad that reached the final of Euro 2016 after his alleged involvement in a blackmail attempt... 

Where the USMNT Stand After the Firing of Jurgen Klinsmann

Published: November 21, 2016

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The decision United States men's national soccer team fans have been waiting for occurred on Monday afternoon, as U.S. Soccer parted ways with manager and technical director Jurgen Klinsmann. Sam Borden of the New York Times broke the news before the federation put out a statement via its Twitter account: U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati addressed the decision in the statement: We want to thank... 

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