Less than four minutes into its World Cup opener, the U.S. found itself down a goal. In the past, the Americans might have panicked. But this team has been there and learned key lessons, and the Yanks applied those in earning a draw against England.
Maurice Edu's performance with Rangers over the weekend couldn't have come at a better time, as he hopes to see action for the U.S. squad for the first time in a year when the Yanks take on the Netherlands.
With three games left in World Cup qualifying, the U.S. is in good shape. But a win Wednesday at Trinidad and Tobago would make things much easier. Luke Cyphers is with the team and offers his latest insight.
Charlie Davies and the rest of the U.S. team are feeling confident about their qualifier against El Salvador on Saturday. Plus news and notes, including some surprising stats on Bob Bradley's coaching tenure.
Jay DeMerit's groin injury will likely keep him out of the U.S. qualifier against El Salvador on Saturday, leaving the team without its top two central defenders. Several other lineup changes could be in the works, too.