For fans who were wondering how the U.S. would fare on offense without Landon Donovan, the evidence was there to see in an insipid 1-0 loss to Slovakia, writes Ives Galarcep.
On an emotional night when the U.S. team would have been excused for being distracted, Bob Bradley's men showed enormous heart in salvaging a tie against Costa Rica, writes Ives Galarcep.
Behind the tireless effort of Connor Casey, the U.S. achieved what no other CONCACAF team had done in qualifying: beat Honduras on the road, writes Ives Galarcep.
It was a lackluster performance against Trinidad & Tobago in all respects, but the U.S. still came away with a crucial road win, writes Ives Galarcep.
The U.S. team was looking to make history, but despite taking an early lead, the U.S. succumbed 2-1 to El Tri in all-too-familiar fashion, writes Ives Galarcep.
The U.S. team's second-half meltdown in its 5-0 loss to Mexico was largely a reflection of the lineup's inexperience and lack of composure, writes Ives Galarcep.
You can forgive coach Carlo Ancelotti for his sense of satisfaction as his current charges, Chelsea, overcame his former charges, AC Milan, writes Ives Galarcep.
Club America upset AC Milan and spoiled Oguchi Onyewu's debut in the process, writes Ives Galarcep.
After a pair of resounding defeats, the question was whether the U.S. even belonged in the Confederations Cup. On Sunday, against Egypt, Bob Bradley's men answered in emphatic fashion, writes Ives Galarcep.