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  1. Ukraine says friendly vs. U.S. will be played in Cyprus

    ESPN staff

    U.S.-Ukraine friendly

    Story | Conversation | February 25, 2014
  2. Questions and Answers Surrounding the USMNT's Loss in Costa Rica ...

    Noah Davis

    So, the United States men's national team went to another tiny Central American nation in World Cup qualifying and lost, falling 3-1 to Costa Rica on Friday night. I thought we were done with this type of ridiculousness. Short answer: no. Medium a...

    Blog | September 09, 2013
  3. A history lesson ahead of USA vs Costa Rica

    Roger Bennett

    Here's a positive United States National Team versus Costa Rica story for a nation that really feels in need of one: A true tale about a U.S. squad that came up big in a crucial World Cup qualifier after an uninspired loss on the road. Before a frenz...

    Blog | March 20, 2013
  4. Is Falcao close to becoming Real deal?

    Rob Train

    Spain is a country of pacts. In political terms, it is the only way anything ever gets done, with the two main parties busy finger-pointing and blaming each other for the nation's current economic state, tired voters increasingly opt for fringe parti...

    Blog | October 15, 2012
  5. Peabody, Franklin represent on national, ESPN Boston poll

    The ESPN Boston girls' soccer Top 20 poll for Week 5 has been updated. Peabody remains No. 1 in the state as well as the nation. Central power Nashoba dropped several places after a string of ties and Oliver Ames moves down six spots after a disap...

    Blog | October 12, 2012
  6. June 18/19: What to watch, where to go

    Scott French

    MONDAY, JUNE 18 TELEVISION WOMEN'S INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY United States vs. Japan Universal Sports, 10 a.m. Another rematch of last year's Women's World Cup final, this time in a three-nation Olympic tuneup in Sweden. Diamond Bar's Alex M...

    Blog | June 17, 2012
  7. Zambia soars in FIFA rankings; United States 31st

    Zambia has soared in the FIFA rankings after winning the African Cup of Nations, and Germany climbed to second behind World Cup winner and European champion Spain.

    Story | Conversation | February 15, 2012
  8. 2011 Dallas-Fort Worth area high school sports year in review

    Travis L. Brown

    High schools year in review: State titles, blue-chip recruits and a furry critter.

    Story | Conversation | December 19, 2011
  9. Indiana soccer star playing in football final

    Sheldon Shealer

    RELATED LINKS: ESPNHS Recruiting Central | Class of 2013 Division I Commitments Travis Wannemuehler gets a second chance at a state title this fall. This time it will be in a different style of football. Wannemuehler, one of the nation's top Cl...

    Blog | November 25, 2011
  10. Bob Bradley signs as coach of Egypt national team

    Former United States coach Bob Bradley signed a contract to take over the Egypt national team on Saturday, charged with reviving the fortunes of a team that recently failed to qualify for the African Cup of Nations.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2011
  11. Team USA face up to their soul brother

    Will Tidey

    Despite a pallid showing so far, USA expect to meet Mexico in the Gold Cup final, says Will Tidey.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2011
  12. Three Americans among women's World Cup referees

    American referee Kari Seitz will officiate her fourth straight women's World Cup.

    Story | Conversation | April 18, 2011
  13. United States draws Canada, Panama in CONCACAF Gold Cup first rou...

    The United States will play Canada, Panama and Guadeloupe in the first round of the CONCACAF Gold Cup, soccer's championship of North and Central America and the Caribbean.

    Story | Conversation | March 08, 2011
  14. United States women beat China, win Four Nations Tournament

    The top-ranked United States beat China 2-0 Tuesday in the final game of the Four Nations Tournament, a warm-up for the Women's World Cup this summer in Germany.

    Story | Conversation | January 25, 2011
  15. United States defeated by Sweden in women's Four Nations opener

    Sweden rallied for a 2-1 victory over the United States on Friday in the opening game of the Four Nations Tournament in China, a warmup for this year's World Cup.

    Story | Conversation | January 21, 2011
  16. England World Cup bid chief says FIFA needs to change selection p...

    England's failed World Cup bid leader says his country and the United States should not try campaigning for the tournament again until FIFA changes the selection process.

    Story | Conversation | December 03, 2010