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2014 World Cup

All of the coverage before, during and after the 2014 World Cup.

The coolest USMNT hype video for the World Cup


New ESPN "I Believe" USMNT World Cup commercial

I believe that we will win.

Ronaldo to miss friendly; Meireles, Pepe too

The U.S.' group stage opponents are being hit hard by injuries.

Bradley in new 'This Is SportsCenter' commercial

Meet the luckiest kid in the world.

Klinsmann: We cannot win this World Cup

Jurgen Klinsmann told the truth. That may upset some people.

Ronaldo has knee tendinosis

Cristiano Ronaldo doesn't just have an injured thigh.

Klinsmann: Players can have sex at the World Cup

Please put a sock on the door.

US submits official World Cup roster to FIFA

Jurgen Klinsmann's 23-man team is now set in stone.

Portugal test out something different

What Portugal did against Greece probably doesn't tell us much about their game against the U.S., but it showed they have something different in their arsenal.

Ghana and Portugal friendlies match thread

The U.S.' first two World Cup opponents are playing friendlies today. Have a chat.

Remembering those who qualified the US for Brazil

There were 46 players called into the United States national team during qualifying. Here, we pay tribute the those who didn't make the final World Cup cut.

Dempsey at full speed in training, to start Sunday

The American captain has put his groin injury behind him and was back to full participation in training.

Ronaldo thigh injury still lingering

More than a month after he suffered it, Cristiano Ronaldo's thigh injury isn't getting better.

USMNT appears on Good Morning America

Michael Bradley, Tim Howard and Brad Guzan stopped by the Good Morning America set.

Dempsey still limited, expected to be 100% Friday

Clint Dempsey should return to full training by Friday.

Dempsey suffers groin injury

The U.S. captain's scratch was said to be precautionary.

Nothing sinister in Klinsmann's roster decisions

One of U.S. Soccer's longest tenured journalists attempts to explain what motivations may have driven Klinsmann to leave Donovan off the World Cup roster, and it's not as bad as you might think.

Klinsmann to experiment with defense in friendlies

The U.S. defense is still in flux, but they plan to have it set by the World Cup.

Training tips who US may start vs. Azerbaijan

Training may have tipped who Jurgen Klinsmann will start on Tuesday when the U.S. plays Azerbaijan.

Johnson training almost exclusively at right back

Fabian Johnson on the right?

Goodson: I deserved spot, wasn't given explanation

Clarence Goodson wants to know why he was left off of the World Cup team.

Donovan World Cup jerseys still for sale

This isn't awkward at all...

Donovan: Shocked at cut, thought he deserved spot

Landon Donovan isn't going to Brazil, but he doesn't think it wasn't a poor training camp showing that kept him from the World Cup team.

Video: Klinsmann addresses team after cuts

Excited? Somber? Awkward?

Donovan could be called up in event of injury

If someone goes down, Landon Donovan could get the call.

Bender out as Germany's midfield crisis worsens

Germany has taken a hit.

Yedlin's upside too hard for Klinsmann to ignore

There might not have been a bigger surprise on the USMNT's final 23-man roster than the inclusion of DeAndre Yedlin. We try to explain Klinsmann's thinking.

Michael Bradley is absurdly fit

Michael Bradley will run you and your machine into the ground.

Donovan's statement after being left off WC team

He's taking the high road.

Donovan facing a battle to make the World Cup

Landon Donovan's place on the World Cup team will be decided in the next two weeks.


In Episode 9, Jimmy Conrad travels to the hotbed of soccer in the United States -- the Pacific Northwest! First stop, Seattle. Don't worry Portland, you're next.

Johnson playing right back in USMNT training

As expected, Fabian Johnson is an option at right back.