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It’s Always Soccer in Philadelphia: Xenophobia, Thanksgiving, and watching paint dry
It's Always Soccer in Philadelphia

It’s Always Soccer in Philadelphia: Xenophobia, Thanksgiving, and watching paint dry

Kevin and Dave discuss the MLS playoffs and the hiring of Bruce Arena to replace Jurgen Klinsmann as head coach of the USMNT.

USMNT fans have plenty to be thankful for, post-Klinsmann
A View from Afar / Featured

USMNT fans have plenty to be thankful for, post-Klinsmann

U.S. Soccer has made a conservative but pragmatic choice in turning to Bruce Arena as the new USMNT coach. This and a few more things to give thanks for.

Arena named USMNT manager, Montreal and Seattle win Conference final first leg games, more
Daily news roundups

Arena named USMNT manager, Montreal and Seattle win Conference final first leg games, more

Arena named USMNT head coach. Montreal and Seattle win conference final first legs but Toronto and Colorado score vital road goals. More news.

Blake’s award reflects importance to team, not just skill in net
Commentary

Blake’s award reflects importance to team, not just skill in net

Like the rest of the Union defense, Andre Blake was far from perfect in 2016. But his play offered confidence to a team that often struggled for consistency over a long MLS season.

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.

Arena widely expected to replace ousted Klinsmann, more news
Daily news roundups

Arena widely expected to replace ousted Klinsmann, more news

After dismissal of Jurgen Klinsmann as head coach and technical director of USMNT, multiple reports name Bruce Arena as his successor. MLS conference finals begin tonight. More news.

Jurgen Klinsmann out as USMNT coach
USMNT

Jurgen Klinsmann out as USMNT coach

USMNT coach let go after poor start to World Cup Qualifying campaign.

Fans vote Blake Union’s Player of the Year, Academy teams undefeated over the weekend, more
Daily news roundups

Fans vote Blake Union’s Player of the Year, Academy teams undefeated over the weekend, more

Blake wins fan vote for Player of the Year. Academy teams undefeated in last games before USSDA winter break. LLoyd says USWNT should be paid more than USMNT. More news.