Tag Archives: Clint Dempsey

Soccer’s Big Opportunity

With many American parents looking for a less violent sport than tackle football could soccer football make in roads this summer. There are still injuries in soccer. As evidenced by Clint Dempsey’s broken nose, Jermaine Jones was shaken up last … Continue reading

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Portugal 2 – United States 2

Bad Start for the US as Nani scores in the 5th minute. Geoff Cameron does not clear the ball properly. Tim Howard slips. Nani puts in an easy early goal. Nani has been an after thought in both the Portuguese … Continue reading

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United States 2 – Ghana 1

Took only 32 seconds for Clint Dempsey to punch the Black Stars in the mouth. Fastest US goal ever in the World Cup. Fifth fastest ever in the tournament. It was a very quick and pretty move. Got things started. … Continue reading

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World Cup Starts Tomorrow

Ole Ole Ole Ole! Brazil vs. Croatia at 3 pm Eastern, 2 pm Central

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Ukraine 2 – United States 0

I was not able to watch this match live because of work. But Andriy Yarmolenko goal in the 12 minute should have been disallowed. Denys Garmach was completely offsides. That is a travesty. Marko Devic’s sealing goal was the real … Continue reading

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Shocked by Jürgen Klinsmann

Jürgen Klinsmann is doing a good job as the US Men’s National Team (USMNT) coach. His style of offense has helped the team so far. I was skeptical and even critical. But I was wrong. His style has been adapted … Continue reading

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Brrrr, that’s cool. United States 1 – Costa Rica 0

It is March 22nd. Time for spring, right? And the World Cup qualifiers are being played in CONCACAF. One was played in Honduras today. 105 degrees and super hot. As Honduras draws level with Mexico at 2-2. Another was played … Continue reading

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American stabs at the Red Devils heart

Snow today at White Hart Lane. The former home of the London Monarchs was cold and snowy at receiving the Red Devils from the north. Robert vanPersie did just what he has done so well for the Devils this year. … Continue reading

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United States 3 – Guatemela 1

In Kansas City [MY adopted home] in LiveStrong Park; the United States was able to kick their way into the next round of World Cup qualifying. Getting three points to thrust them into the hexagonal. Once again, Clint Dempsey was able … Continue reading

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Antigua- Barbuda 1 vs. United States 2

It is a crazy rainy night in North Sound, Antigua. Watching the US Men’s National Team in World Cup qualifying on beIN TV channel was awful. The quality of the picture was disastrous. The whoel thing was a little surreal. … Continue reading

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