There were three Yanks in action in the Premier League this weekend, but no points earned in tough contests all around. View all the action and watch the highlights below.
The U.S. men’s national team concluded their September friendlies with wins against Uzbekistan and Oman, scoring seven and conceding none in the process. Although the two Asian countries are ranked 73rd and 74th respectively, the October friendlies against Germany and Ghana will prove to be a greater test for the squad and manager.
It was a big weekend for Americans in the English top-flight, with Antonee Robinson and Matt Turner facing off against a pair of league giants with mixed outcomes, while Luca Koleosho also started for Burnley in a tough home loss.
Tim Ream will feel hard done by a second yellow that sealed Fulham’s loss, while Ethan Horvath watched Matt Turner steer Nottingham Forest to a win over Auston Trusty and Sheffield United.
Eighteen-year-old Luca Koleosho started for Burnley in their loss to a Zack Steffen-less Manchester City while Matt Turner started over the benched Ethan Horvath against his former club.
Any speculation of Antonee Robinson making a move in the summer was put to be on Friday as English Premier League side Fulham announced that he signed a new long-term deal that will keep him in London until 2028.
The United States will be aiming to extend their reign as CONCACAF Nations League champions, when they face fellow finalists Canada in a first-ever title-crowning game between these two North American neighbors.
The USMNT sank Mexico 3-0 in the CONCACAF Nations League Semi-Finals, under interim coach BJ Callaghan’s first game on the gig – a rivalry match packed with goals, plotlines, action, and, most importantly, utter mayhem. We take a closer look at how it all went down, the context of some of the key plays within the flow of the game, and what it means for the team going forward.
The United States Men’s National Team will face the biggest hurdle in their mission to defend the CONCACAF Nations League title, as they face archrivals Mexico in Thursday night’s semifinal in Las Vegas.
CONCACAF released the preliminary 60-player rosters submitted by the 25 participating teams on Thursday, giving some clues into how US Soccer plans to divide its player pool between the two major summer competitions.