Coach Jurgen Klinsmann says this game is both about getting the younger players more experience, but also is an opportunity to lay down a marker for the coming year. Which is it, really?
Report says Rene Meulensteen will be named “a consultant ‘to assist with the sporting director structure’ of the Union. FIFA clears Qatar and Russia of corruption allegations in WC bids. More.
Gaddis believes Union can reach playoffs in 2015. US Soccer working to find players outside traditional development system. Qatar says 2022 World Cup will be “almost impossible to beat.” More.
Wenger on the need for “winning mentality.” Seattle advances to Western Conference final. US roster for Colombia and Ireland friendlies released. Morocco disqualified from ACN after refusing to host 2015 tournament over Ebola fears.