SALVADOR, Brazil -- Kevin De Bruyne turned a heroic night for U.S. goalkeeper Tim Howard into defeat on Tuesday with an extra-time goal and an assist that gave Belgium a 2-1 victory and a quarterfinal match against Lionel Messi and Argentina.
RECIFE, Brazil -- The United States reached the knockout stage of consecutive World Cups for the first time, just not the way the Americans wanted.
Germany beat the U.S. 1-0 on Thursday in soggy conditions on Thomas Muller's 55th-minute goal to win Group G, but the Americans advanced as runners-up when Portugal defeated Ghana 2-1 in a game played simultaneously in Brasilia...
Below is a chart of what the USMNT needs to happen in order to advance:
WARNING: It's confusing.
Cristiano Ronaldo set up Varela for a late equalizer on a hot and humid night in the jungle Sunday to give Portugal a 2-2 draw with the United States and hope for a spot in the second round of the World Cup...
Following the 2-2 tie with Portugal, the US mens soccer team will now face its toughest test when they face Germany on Thursday (listen on 97.3 ESPN, coverage starts at 11:30) at noon.
The US mens soccer team advances with:
- Win/draw vs Germany OR
- Loss & POR-GHA draw OR
- Loss & win tiebreaker vs POR-GHA winner
Team USA soccer faces Portugal on Sunday, 6pm (listen 97.3 ESPN) and a draw there could be enough to push them through to the knockout round.
United States forward Jozy Altidore will miss Sunday's Group G World Cup match vs. Portugal due to strained left hamstring, the U...
In this episode of During the Break, Mike Gill, Ryan Messick and soccer fan/sales manager Joe Mitchell discuss the World Cup, the quirky rules and a weird way the USA and Germany could come to an agreement on a tie.
NATAL, Brazil -- After 90 brutal minutes of end-to-end action, the United States emerged with a thrilling 2-1 win over Ghana and coach Jurgen Klinsmann praised his team's fighting spirit.
"We fight to the last second," Klinsmann said...
In a spectacle among spectacles, it was announced that United States will play Ghana, Portugal and Germany in the opening group stage of the World Cup that begins this summer.
Team USA was selected to Group G and will begin play against Ghana on June 16th in Brazil...