MIAMI (AP) — American defender John Brooks will miss the CONCACAF Gold Cup because of a knee ligament injury, joining DeAndre Yedlin on the sidelines.
CHICAGO (AP) — American defender DeAndre Yedlin may miss the CONCACAF Gold Cup following surgery to repair a chronic groin injury.
The U.S. Soccer Federation says the 25-year-old right back...
DAVENPORT, Fla. (AP) — New U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter announced an intriguing position change after his first training session with the full American player pool Monday, moving Tyler Adams to...
Pulisic plays 2nd US match in 13 months, starts vs England
LONDON (AP) — Christian Pulisic played his second game with the U.S. national team in 13 months, returning to the lineup for Thursday night's exhibition against England.
The 20-year-old midfielder was part of a five-man midfield in a 4-2-3-1 formation with Weston McKennie and Wil Trapp in deep positions and Julian Green flanked by Pulisic and Tim Weah — a son of former FIFA Player of the Year and current Liberia President George Weah.
Newcastle finally wins in EPL at Watford’s expense
NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Newcastle finally tasted victory 11 games into the English Premier League after beating Watford 1-0 at St James' Park on Saturday.
Ayoze Perez converted fellow substitute Ki Sung-yueng's free kick in the 65th minute.
Watford was left to wonder how it ended up empty-handed after Gerard Deulofeu and substitute Stefan Okaka spurned gilt-edged opportunities, while Roberto Pereyra rattled the crossbar.
Weah among 6 changes in US starting lineup vs. Mexico
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — U.S. interim coach Dave Sarachan made six changes for Tuesday's exhibition against Mexico, inserting 18-year-old midfielder Tim Weah into the starting lineup.
Yedlin, Brooks, Arriola in US starting lineup vs Brazil
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — U.S. interim coach Dave Sarachan made three changes for Friday's exhibition against Brazil, inserting defenders DeAndre Yedlin and John Brooks along with midfielder Paul Arriola.
The Americans kept eight starters from the 1-1 draw in June at eventual World Cup champion France, including goalkeeper Zack Steffen.
Yedlin own-goal gifts Chelsea 2-1 win over Newcastle in EPL
NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — American defender DeAndre Yedlin put his hands to his head and buried his face in the turf after scoring an 88th-minute own-goal to hand Chelsea a 2-1 win over Newcastle in the Premier League on Sunday.
Fouled, shoved and pushed, Hazard has last laugh for Chelsea
Eden Hazard was repeatedly fouled, shoved and hacked down on his first start of the season in the Premier League. On one occasion, he was even kicked off the field by a particularly crude challenge.
So the Chelsea forward responded in the best way possible to being targeted with rough treatment: By scoring a goal.
CHICAGO (AP) — Midfielder Christian Pulisic was among seven players dropped from the U.S. roster for exhibitions at Ireland and France, and 10 additions included defender DeAndre Yedlin, midfielder Tyler Adams and forward Bobby Wood.
Yedlin wants to be the US soccer team’s Energizer Bunny
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — DeAndre Yedlin wants to be the U.S. soccer team's Energizer Bunny.
His bursts from right back can stretch defenses. His pace helps him return to his defensive spot and disrupt opposing attackers.
"Everybody tells me they don't know how I have so much energy, and I think people feed off that, which is great," he said this weekend ahead of Tuesday's World Cup qualifier at Trinidad and Tobago.
Altidore, Yedlin, Cameron on US roster; Johnson dropped
CHICAGO (AP) — Jozy Altidore, DeAndre Yedlin and Geoff Cameron returned from injuries and are on the U.S. roster for crucial World Cup qualifiers against Panama, and Trinidad and Tobago.
With the Americans in danger of missing soccer's top event for the first time since 1986, U.S. coach Bruce Arena dropped Fabian Johnson because of a lack of fitness.
Brighton’s Hemed banned for 3 games for stamping in EPL
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Brighton striker Tomer Hemed will serve a three-match ban after failing to overturn a charge of violent conduct for stamping on an opponent during a Premier League game.
The Israel international, who is Brighton's only fully fit senior striker, will miss games against Arsenal, Everton and West Ham.
US coach Bruce Arena names 26 for next World Cup qualifiers
Teen phenom Christian Pulisic is coming back from the Bundesliga to help lead the U.S. as coach Bruce Arena goes with depth at every position in choosing his roster for the next round of World Cup qualifying matches, naming 26 players Sunday who all have been part of the national team at some point this year.
Defenders DaMarcus Beasley, the only American to appear in four World Cups, and Eric Lichaj made the roster for depth in the absence of injured John Brooks and DeAndre Yedlin.
With key World Cup qualifiers coming up, coach Bruce Arena has called in a mixture of veterans and young players for the U.S. team's training camp in Denver.
Lletget, Brooks dropped from US roster; Arriola added
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — An already banged-up U.S. soccer team lost four more players heading into Tuesday's World Cup qualifier at Panama, including two starters from Friday night's 6-0 victory against Honduras.
Midfielder Sebastian Lletget, defenders John Brooks and Michael Orozco, and forward Jordan Morris were dropped by U.S. coach Bruce Arena, who added midfielder Paul Arriola on Saturday.
The U.S. already was without defender DeAndre Yedlin, midfielder Fabian Johnson and forward Bobby Wood.
DeAndre Yedlin scores 1st goal for Newcastle
American defender DeAndre Yedlin scored his first goal for Newcastle, striking in injury time in a 2-0 win at Derby on Saturday.
Making his second appearance for the League Championship club, Yedlin entered in the 77th minute and scored on a close-range left-footed shot following a corner kick.
17-year-old Pulisic makes 1st start for United States
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Christian Pulisic has become the youngest player to start a World Cup qualifier for the United States.
Pulisic, whose previous seven appearances were as a substitute, was in the lineup on the left side of a 4-4-2 formation against Trinidad and Tobago on Tuesday night. At 17 years, 353 days, he bettered Landon Donovan's mark of 18 years, 184 days, against Honduras in 2001.