Player Ratings: Denmark 3, United States 2

The US faced a tough match-up against Denmark as they were unable to sustain possession throughout the game. Despite that, they took the lead when Altidore slammed home a hopeful ball that he beat two defenders to and beat the

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Player Ratings: United States 2, Panama 0

The US completed their January camp ending their winless streak with a 2-0 goal against Panama. It was a great first start for Gyasi Zardes who was dangerous the entire game. Michael Bradley got the first goal directly from a

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Player Ratings: Chile 3, United States 2

The US started off brightly getting a goal from Brek Shea but conceded another. However, the US conceded quickly before matching Chile and getting a nice goal from Jozy Altidore. In the second half, Chile pushed the tempo and pinned

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Player Ratings: Colombia 2, United States 1

The United States got an early goal from a penalty with Pablo Armero who handled the ball with Altidore converting from the spot. Colombia, though, controlled the game and generated a number of chances including what should have been a

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Player Ratings: United States 1, Honduras 1

The US played to a disappointing 1-1 draw getting an early goal from Jozy Altidore who beat the goalie at the near post. Despite the early goal, Honduras stayed compact and made it difficult for the US. The second half

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Player Ratings: United States 1, Ecuador 1

Landon Donovan had his national team farewell, where he was solid for the US before making way to a younger group who did well for most of the game taking the lead early in the 5th minute through Mix Diskerud

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Player Ratings: United States 1, Czech Republic 0

The new cycle began for the US as they won 1-0 in Prague to start their build-up to the World Cup 2018. The US started off quite comfortably and took the lead when Mix Diskerud stole the ball and took

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Premier League: 2014-15 Preview and Predictions

The Premier League season begins this weekend and it should be an exciting season. Chelsea have revamped their squad while Manchester City are trying to defend their title. Arsenal have made some flashy signings while Liverpool will try to rebound

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Ligue 1: 2014-15 Preview and Predictions

The French league gets their season started this week and while the transfers such as the predicted Angel Di Maria to PSG signing are still to come, it is time to make some predictions for the upcoming season. Champion: Paris

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ESS World Cup Awards

An amazing World Cup is over and Germany crowned rightful champions, but we can look back to recognize the best performers during the world cup. There were a lot of goals this world cup but not really any elite traditional

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