Gold Cup 2013: US Wary of Upset-Minded Belize – Your TYAC Preview

Tweet Jon Levy We’re getting’ the band back together! Landon, Stu, Gooch, Herculez, and Ale-Alejandro partyin’ in San Diego against an outmatched and outgunned Guatemala, showing Jurgen Klinsmann they’re all ready for a line-in-the-sand Gold Cup. It’s a make-or-break tournament for most guys on this roster, and that’s the way we like it. And for…

USMNT Depth Chart: Gold Cup Edition- Goalkeepers and Central Defenders

Tweet Jon Levy Here at The Yanks Are Coming we write a lot about the harsh realities of small sample size inherent in the game at national team level. So few matches, so much riding on each one, and hardly any opportunities to evaluate without consequences. That’s why we’re including notes made prior to the…

Klinsmann Signals Intent To Win With Veteran-Heavy Gold Cup Roster

Tweet Neil W. Blackmon Jurgen Klinsmann’s Gold Cup roster was released yesterday, and it is a veteran-heavy group that should be the favorites to lift the trophy for the first time since Benny Feilhaber’s blast-heard-round-the-continent in 2007. Here is the roster: GOALKEEPERS (3) : Bill Hamid (D.C. United), Sean Johnson (Chicago Fire), Nick Rimando (Real…

Yanks Abroad: Dempsey Double Duty, Buddle Brace Headline Europa Action

Tweet by Dru Boyer The Yanks Abroad returned to Europa League play on Thursday with a vengeance … not a single Yanks’ squad lost a match. It was a pretty decent Thursday, in fact the Yanks were 7-2-0 in the matches (Dominic Cervi and Brad Friedel did not dress for Celtic and Tottenham, respectively.) The Player of the Week honor…

Puck's Friday Happy Hour: Tampa Weekend Edition

Tweet By Puck Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome back into the Happy Hour. Tuesday night was quite the performance from the USMNT. I am not quite sure exactly what Bob said to the boys in the locker room before the opening whistle, but it got the job done. After the absolute dismantling at the hands of…

Puck's Friday Happy Hour: Puck's Soccer Adventures in Italy Edition

Tweet By Puck Bonjourno, Yanks and Yankettes. Guess whose back? Apologies for the two week layoff, but I have been out of the country generally kicking ass. celebrex buy no prescription That’s right, Puck took his foul-mouthed, USMNT loving, beard growing self overseas to see what life is like in the land of meatballs and…

Gold Cup 2011: USA vs. Mexico Roster Analysis: Getting Defensive

Tweet By Jon Levy The following is the second in a four part series comparing the 2011 Gold Cup rosters of the two “giants of CONCACAF.” Defenders The Yanks: Carlos Bocanegra (St. Etienne), Jonathan Bornstein (Tigres), Steve Cherundolo (Hannover 96), Clarence Goodson (Brondby), Eric Lichaj (Aston Villa), Oguchi Onyewu (Twente), Tim Ream (Red Bulls), Jonathan…