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Community Corner: What European-based players will you pay most attention to this season?

It’s time for you to add your thoughts on which 3 American players you are going to keep tabs on as the European seasons start.

The USMNT needs more creative scheduling

There are some teams out there that would provide a great test...let’s set them up!

What drives the success of women’s international teams?

The final installment of this 3-part series detailing the metrics that influence soccer looks at the women’s international game

What drives the success of men’s international teams?

Part 2 of a series on game-influencing metrics looks at what makes successful men’s teams

How to address the issue of money over quality in the U.S. game

Part 1 of a three-part series looks at the metrics that define success in soccer in the U.S. and around the world

7 USMNT players set for a breakout season

These players are ready to make a name for themselves in Europe.

The US should not expect success from emulating the French model

Two immigrant nations, one men’s World Cup champion

Where does the USMNT go from here?

We ask you to shape this discussion!

Why Jorge Sampaoli would be a disaster for the USMNT

Rumors are coming hard and fast, but this one would be trouble.

Don’t believe the Christian Pulisic to Tottenham transfer rumors

Silly season is really silly.

World Cup 2018: Top 5 Round of 16 Moments

This World Cup just keeps getting better.

Will not qualifying for the World Cup be the catalyst for change the USMNT needs?

It’s time to instill change

FIFA should give U.S., Mexico and Canada automatic qualification to 2026 World Cup

Not doing so would set a dangerous precedent.

Former teammates not happy with Landon Donovan’s paid support for Mexico

Going in on "all in for El Tri"

World Cup 2026 Vote Preview

Let’s get this over with

Earnie and Me: Reflections on the new USMNT GM from a Philadelphia Union fan

A lot of my hopes have been pinned on Earnie Stewart over the years

Why I’m excited for the World Cup

This summer will be hard as a USMNT fan, but exciting as a lover of soccer.

Ranking the World Cup jerseys

From 32 to 1, who’s the champion of the World Cup jerseys?

Why I’m #TeamNoTeam for the World Cup

The World Cup doesn’t need any hype for me to be hype about it.

Community Corner: What upsets you most about American soccer right now?

This is your chance to really break down the main issues and provide realistic solutions.

Predicting the USMNT’s roster for their summer friendlies

Who will play against France, Bolivia, and Ireland?

Hurley’s Team USA collection for men (and only men)

Yep, they’re shorts.

Youth soccer and bio banding: good intentions, bad science

The bio banding solution is a cross between bad science and bad philosophy.

Film room: What makes Tyler Adams so special

He’s the real deal.

What is the USMNT “A” roster?

Right now, there’s a couple young’ns, but not many.

Bruce Arena’s new book offers blunt take on soccer in the United States

"What’s wrong with US?" - Bruce Arena

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Non-Toxic Talk: Reasons For Hope After T&T

Dread and Optimism in North Carolina

Have we figured out what we’re doing yet?

Head abroad or sign with MLS? The answer for young Americans is elusive

Go East (or South), Young Man

Black History Month: Puma highlights the beauty of African soccer

This 2010 Puma commercial was for the World Cup, but it energized the world behind a continent.

Carlos Cordeiro deserves a chance

He has work to do, but it’s only fair he gets an opportunity to make improvements

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A Perspective From The Bright Side, A Call To Action