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Mourinho vs. Van Gaal Beats Politics

Gary Neville, The Telegraph

Morris' Debut a Banner Night For U.S.

Brian Straus, Planet Futbol

Top 10 Stars of Generation Next

Brian Colella, RealClearSports

Klinsmann Maintains Hex Over Mexico

Brian Straus, Planet Futbol

It is the coming together of the two men who aim to dominate England in the next few years. The Red leader can be awkward in interviews, has had his issues this campaign and has no...(full article)

SAN ANTONIO – Jordan Morris’s surreal San Antonio evening was summed up quite well by what he took with him as he left the cavernous Alamodome and what he was forced to leave b...(full article)

Jordan Spieth, still not yet 22, won the Masters this past weekend in record fashion, further moving golf's center from the aging and ailing Tiger Woods. In the NBA, players like...(full article)

Of course, the score was dos-a-cero. The U.S. national team maintained its recent run of results over Mexico on Wednesday night in San Antonio, defeating El Tri by the traditiona...(full article)

A veteran-laden U.S. national team will face Mexico on Wednesday, but it is the relatively new faces that will attract the most attention. The United States takes on Mexico in a ...(full article)

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