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U.S. tunes up for real stuff with 1-0 win over Canada

Juergen Klinsmann said the goal of this winter’s U.S. Soccer training camp was to give everybody a head start heading into what figures to be a busy year, beginning next month with a pair of World Cup qualifiers for the senior team and an Olympic qualifying playoff for the U-23 team. “The benefit,...SEE THE STORY

  • Steve Birnbaum makes the most of his chance for U.S. soccer team

    Steve Birnbaum makes the most of his chance for U.S. soccer team

    A month ago, Steve Birnbaum's future with the national soccer team appeared uncertain at best. He had been called into training camp just once, played in one game, and was sent back to his club team with the admonition, "Don't call us, we'll call you." Nearly a year passed before the phone rang....

  • Dutch midfielder Nigel de Jong looks at joining the Galaxy as an adventure

    Dutch midfielder Nigel de Jong looks at joining the Galaxy as an adventure

    Nigel de Jong insists he isn't coming to the U.S. for the money. And if the $500,000 bargain contract he signed with the Galaxy isn't evidence enough, he hopes his words are. "The biggest [thing] was just a new adventure playing-wise and football-wise," he said by phone from Milan, Italy. "It is...

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