Fabian Johnson

Bruce Arena gets U.S. national team soccer camp off to good start

Bruce Arena gets U.S. national team soccer camp off to good start

Michael Bradley has played for three coaches with the U.S. national team, one of whom was his father, Bob Bradley. But family ties notwithstanding, Bradley made little effort Wednesday to hide his enthusiasm over Bruce Arena’s return as manager.

“I’m very excited to be back playing for Bruce,” said Bradley, the U.S. captain. “He was the one who gave me my first opportunity with the national team. And that’s not something you ever forget.”

The reunion, though, could have come in happier circumstances. Arena was rehired last month to rescue a team in danger of missing the World Cup for the first time since Bradley, 29, was born. The U.S....

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