The result may have been inferior to the U.S.'s 1-1 draw with Argentina on Saturday, but the Americans were a vastly superior team in their 1-0 loss to Paraguay, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
After getting an unlikely 1-1 result on grit against Argentina on Saturday night, the U.S. faces Paraguay in Nashville, Tenn., on Tuesday. Here are four key questions heading into the game.
All the elements have lined up for Major League Soccer to make its big breakthrough on the American sports scene.
As an expansion team, the Vancouver Whitecaps lack the kind of firepower to succeed in the league.
Michael Bradley is the U.S.'s best young player whom the team can build around for years to come.
Brazil's beautiful game was more than enough to defeat the U.S., which continues to struggle on defense.
Tuesday's game between the U.S. and Brazil is a homecoming of sorts for the American players. But it's also the beginning of a new era full of daunting challenges for the men's national team.
The player with the longest journey to the 2010 World Cup might be Wisconsin native Jay DeMerit, Leander Schaerlaeckens writes.