The U.S. men are sending arguably their strongest team ever to the Olympics in hopes of a medal, writes Andrea Canales.
Freddy Adu's recent performances suggest that the teen might be ready to take over the reins of the U.S. offense, writes Andrea Canales.
Even retired, Mia Hamm still carries clout. She hosted a charity game for bone marrow patients, writes Andrea Canales.
As a foreigner, Pia Sundhage brings a fresh new perspective to the U.S. women's team, writes Andrea Canales.
The game against Trinidad and Tobago proved the U.S. is still dependent on playmaker Landon Donovan for much of its offfense, says Andrea Canales.
Guatemala shook the U.S. by adopting a physical approach, says Andrea Canales.
Since 1994 the number of Latino players on the U.S. national team has dwindled, an aspect Sunil Gulati and the USSF are keen to change, writes Andrea Canales.
It's still uncertain whether the ideal path for developing U.S. players is to keep the best youth talent at home or send them abroad, writes Andrea Canales.
The good news for the U.S. is a win in its opener of the U-20 Women's World Championship, the bad news is that a wasteful U.S. offense must improve dramatically, writes Andrea Canales.
The U.S. has a strong squad at the U-20 Women's World Championships, but Germany looks to be the favorite still, writes Andrea Canales.
Brian Ching has made an incredible journey from the A-league to the World Cup in the last four years, writes Andrea Canales.
The game against Jamaica offers the last chance for domestic-based players to show Bruce Arena they deserve a World Cup roster spot, writes Andrea Canales.
With all his success molding the U.S. national team, it's time for Bruce Arena to take the next step and coach overseas after the World Cup, writes Andrea Canales.
The U.S. women's national team is prepared to defend the Algarve Cup, and an infusion of young talent can only help, writes Andrea Canales.
If it were up to Hall of Famer and ESPN analyst Eric Wynalda, Taylor Twellman would be the starting U.S. forward, writes Andrea Canales.
The U.S. team's bland performance against Canada was notable only for Freddy Adu's national team debut, writes Andrea Canales.