Gringos Around the Net (MLS Edition)

MLS is growing, but some feel it may be going about expansion the wrong way.

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Gringos Around the Net

The world’s most revered manager gives Bob Bradley high praise, Freddy Adu looks to be headed to another new team, and Landon Donovan stars in another commercial.

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Gringos Around the Net

Los Gringos may not have another competitive match until next year’s Gold Cup, but there’s still plenty of US soccer coverage to peruse.

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Gringos Around the Net

- Sports Illustrated posted an afterword to Grant Wahl’s ‘The Beckham Experiment,’ documenting the ‘make-up’ of Donovan and Becks. – Jersey-born striker Giuseppe Rossi failed to make Italy’s final 23-man World Cup roster, and the Bleacher Report suggested some alternative summer plans, including a guest appearance on Jersey Shore. – US Soccer released the squad’s [...]

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Gringos Around the Net

Let’s once more take a gander at Gringos Around the ‘Net: – A few journalists attempted to categorize a ‘new’ Landon Donovan, typified by a New York Times’ profile. We’re going to toot our own horn and note that we actually examined the tactical reasons for his 2009 renaissance. – Pitch Invasion investigated the demographics [...]

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Gringos Around the ‘Net

It’s time for another edition of Gringos Around the ‘Net. Yanks Abroad published an interview with Clarence Goodson, who should end up as the USMNT’s third-choice center back (behind Oguchi Onyewu and Jay DeMerit). ESPN tracked down the US players from the 1994 World Cup squad.  The team competed in an era when there wasn’t [...]

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Gringos Around the Net

Believe it or not, Fútbol for Gringos isn’t the only place to get information about the USMNT. Here are some other Americans discussing US Soccer and related issues: – Pitch Invasion takes a gander at hooliganism (both in Europe and the US) and the psychology behind it. – Just as it looks like Charlie Davies’ [...]

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