History

When the US beat Belgium in the World Cup
US World Cup History

When the US beat Belgium in the World Cup

The last time the US played Belgium in the World Cup was 84 years ago in the inaugural World Cup. The US won, 3-0.

Philly and the New York Cosmos
Philadelphia Soccer History

Philly and the New York Cosmos

Steve Holroyd looks at the history of the Philadelphia Atoms and Philadelphia Fury against the New York Cosmos in NASL play between 1973 and 1980.

Philly and the New York Cosmopolitans
Philadelphia Soccer History

Philly and the New York Cosmopolitans

In 1891, some 79 years before the founding of the NASL’s New York Cosmos, an All-Philadelphia team played the New York Cosmopolitans in the first of a series of games for the Philadelphia-New York intercity championship.

Mike Sorber at the 1994 World Cup
US World Cup History

Mike Sorber at the 1994 World Cup

1994 US World Cup team head coach Bora Milutinovic called Mike Sorber the team’s MVP. PSP talks to Sorber, who says his path to the US national team began with a bit of luck, about playing in the 1994 World Cup,

Landon Donovan wasn’t the first US World Cup snub
US World Cup History

Landon Donovan wasn’t the first US World Cup snub

Much of the US soccer community was shocked by the omission of Landon Donovan from the US World Cup roster. Steve Holroyd takes a look at some of the surprising US World Cup roster omissions that preceded Donovan’s.

The US and the 2010 World Cup
US World Cup History

The US and the 2010 World Cup

Our series on the US at the World Cup continues with a look at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

The US and the 2006 World Cup
US World Cup History

The US and the 2006 World Cup

Our series on the US at the World Cup continues with a look at 2006 tournament in Germany.

The US and the 2002 World Cup
US World Cup History

The US and the 2002 World Cup

Our series on the US at the World Cup continues with a look at the 2002 World Cup.