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Juergen Klinsmann confidant Andreas Herzog is named Olympic soccer coach
Juergen Klinsmann confidant Andreas Herzog is named Olympic soccer coach

Juergen Klinsmann admitted he was both embarrassed and furious when the U.S. men failed to qualify for the 2012 Olympic soccer tournament. And he vowed not to let that happen again. On Friday, he showed just how serious he was taking that pledge by naming longtime confidant and national team assistant Andreas Herzog as coach of the U-23 team, which will enter the final phase of Olympic qualifying next spring. Former U.S. national team midfielder Tab Ramos had been running the team since former coach Caleb Porter left for Major League Soccer and the Portland Timbers in 2012. But by naming Herzog to lead the final preparations, Klinsmann has underscored his commitment to infusing U.S....

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