Where domestic talent is faltering and how it can get better
RSL's Jason Kreis has turned a tepid team into a consistent winner, set club records and won an MLS championship. So why does he still feel he needs to prove his critics wrong?
After Portland's Kenny Cooper had a perfectly good header disallowed, we can reach only one conclusion: MLS refereeing is officially a problem, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
Major League Soccer continues to promote parity, but it's a strategy that could backfire on the league in the long run.
The upcoming U.S. men's national team friendlies might not seem like a big deal, but they'll be a rare window for experimentation for the U.S. before the stakes quickly rise, Leander Schaerlaeckens writes.
Surprise, surprise: FIFA has decided to table the discussion of goal-line technology.
The Netherlands is the best team never to have won the World Cup. Leander Schaerlaeckens wonders if this will finally be the year.
Portugal will face an extremely dangerous Bosnia-Herzegovina in the playoffs. Compounding its problem is that star Cristiano Ronaldo is doubtful with an injured ankle.
The U.S. lineup has one glaring hole that needs to be filled. The team lacks a world-class holding midfielder, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.