Articles written by: Jeremy Lane

Jeremy writes about the U.S. men’s national team, among other things, and is one half of the All Three Points podcasting duo. Follow him on Twitter @MrJeremyLane.

The winds of change
Analysis

The winds of change

After an historically bad start to the Hex, Jurgen Klinsmann was fired on Monday — just a day after he was quoted as being “very comfortable” with his job security prospects — and US Soccer looks poised to ask Bruce Arena to step in and right a listing ship.

World Cup Qualifying recap: Costa Rica 4–0 USMNT
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World Cup Qualifying recap: Costa Rica 4–0 USMNT

Costa Rica embarrassed the US on Tuesday night, beating them by four goals to none, the worst World Cup Qualifying defeat for the US since 1980.

World Cup Qualifying preview: Costa Rica v USMNT
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World Cup Qualifying preview: Costa Rica v USMNT

The US should feel upset by the Mexico loss, but not discouraged. The play the US displayed outside of the first half hour was good enough to feel confident of getting something from the game in Costa Rica.

World Cup Qualifying recap: USMNT 1–2 Mexico
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World Cup Qualifying recap: USMNT 1–2 Mexico

Mexico vanquished their Dos a Cero demons, defeating the USMNT 2–1 in Columbus.

World Cup Qualifying preview: USMNT v Mexico
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World Cup Qualifying preview: USMNT v Mexico

The US faces Mexico on Friday in the first game of Hexagonal Qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.

International friendly recap: USMNT 1–1 New Zealand
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International friendly recap: USMNT 1–1 New Zealand

New Zealand proved a tougher opponent than expected, earning a well deserved 1–1 draw with the US on Tuesday night.

All Three Points podcast: And so we come to the end…
All Three Points

All Three Points podcast: And so we come to the end…

So, the Union got about what we expected from their road-trip-from-Hell, and it doesn’t feel like quite enough. The playoffs still look likely, but is this team a disappointment, given their play earlier in the year?

International friendly preview: USMNT v New Zealand
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International friendly preview: USMNT v New Zealand

Following a hard fought but somewhat ugly 2–0 win over the Cuba, the US takes on New Zealand in the final tune-up before the Hexagonal begins in November.