US National Team

Bob Bradley went against con­ven­tional wis­dom with his squad for the South Africa match next week and picked a good num­ber of young play­ers to make the squad.  Three young MLS play­ers and three inter­na­tional pro­fes­sion­als will have the chance to earn their first inter­na­tional cap next week in Cape Town.  What’s inter­est­ing about the […]


One week from today, the US Men’s National Team will play South Africa in a friendly in Cape Town, and Bob Bradley has yet to release his squad for the match.  The friendly comes at a bad time for most play­ers — it is right in the mid­dle of the major Euro­pean leagues’ sea­sons plus […]


Who Should the US Start Against Australia?

by Ron Preston Jr on June 2, 2010 · 6 comments

This Sat­ur­day marks the last tune up match the United States have before they take the field June 12 against Eng­land in their World Cup opener.  After four years of build­ing his squad, Bradley still has some ques­tions that still need to be cleared up before the South African cam­paign begins.  Here is my lineup.  […]