Jurgen Klinsmann wants the U.S. to play a more technical, proactive game, but the U.S.'s win over Italy proves the team is still better at its defensive-minded, Bob-Bradley style of play, writes Schaerlaeckens.
By pushing the envelope physically, U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann is laying the foundation for a more proactive playing style.
Possessing similar records and playing styles, Sporting Kansas City and the Houston Dynamo meet on Sunday for a place in the MLS Cup, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
The scrappy style of Portland Timbers' vocal coach John Spencer has inspired the expansion MLS side to punch above its weight through hard, honest work, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
Toronto's head coach Aron Winter is trying to get his team to adopt the Ajax style of play, but it's been a disastrous rebuilding project so far.
Some teams tailor their strategy against opponents, but the U.S. takes an us-first approach to the game.