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Klinsmann calls Altidore's return to MLS, U.S. team both good and bad
Klinsmann calls Altidore's return to MLS, U.S. team both good and bad

Jozy Altidore is coming home, reaching agreement on a deal that will return him to Major League Soccer with Toronto FC. And U.S. national team Coach Juergen Klinsmann isn't sure how he feels about that. Altidore, the fifth-leading scorer in U.S. Soccer history, struggled mightily in two mostly forgettable seasons with Sunderland of the English Premier League, scoring just once in 39 EPL games. He had started just two of 21 league matches this season. Klinsmann immediately reached out to Altidore, inviting him Friday to join the national team in its winter training camp at the StubHub Center. But the coach has flip-flopped over whether Altidore's return from Europe is a good...

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