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USA Set to kick off against Ghana tonight at 6pm EST

Natal, Brazil (SportsNetwork.com) – Ghana and the United States will renew their World Cup rivalry when the two nations meet at the Estadio das Dunas on Monday. The two countries have faced one another in the past two editions of the World Cup with the African nation getting the better of the Americans on both occasions. Ghana earned a 2-1 ... Read More »

USA Soccer team gets grand send-off before World Cup

Jacksonville, FL (NYSportscene.com) Before the United States Men’s National Team departed for Brazil, they received a surprise in Jacksonville following their 2-1 win against Nigeria. With help from fans across the country and soccer legend/ former USMNT player Brian McBride, Allstate Insurance, sponsor of the USMNT, surprised the US team with a send-off video that was unveiled at EverBank Field. ... Read More »

Cosmos Shut Out the Red Bulls in NY Derby

(Saturday, June 14) New York, NY (NYCosmos.com) – The New York Cosmos defeated the New York Red Bulls, 3-0, Saturday night at Shuart Stadium behind two goals from forward Mads Stokkelien and another from forward Alessandro Noselli to advance to the fifth round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. “Unbelievable, 3-0 against the Red Bulls is unbelievable,” Noselli said. “I ... Read More »

World Cup 2014 Preview: Klinsmann’s ultimate U.S. report card

(SportsNetwork.com) – Judgement day is fast-approaching for U.S. Soccer’s Jurgen Klinsmann experiment. The German mastermind was hired by U.S. Soccer in 2011 to advance the sport following a few years of stagnant results in major tournaments. The United States broke out in a major way in the 2002 World Cup, ousting Mexico en route to a quarterfinal exit at the ... Read More »

Impact send Brovsky to NYCFC

Montreal, QC (SportsNetwork.com) – The Montreal Impact traded defender Jeb Brovsky to expansion club New York City FC on Thursday in exchange for a 2016 second-round SuperDraft selection, “We would like to thank Jeb for everything he’s done both on and off the field with the Impact,” said sporting director Nick De Santis. “This move provides him with an opportunity ... Read More »

Cosmos/Red Bulls – Six Key Players to Watch

New York, NY (NYCosmos.com) – The NY Cosmos host the NY Red Bulls on Saturday, June 14 at Shuart Stadium. Kickoff is slated for 8:15 p.m. ET. The New York Cosmos will take on the New York Red Bulls this Saturday, June 14 at 8:15 p.m.  ET in the Match of the Round of the U.S. Open Cup. The Cosmos ... Read More »

Brazil kicks off World Cup against Croatia

Sao Paulo, Brazil (SportsNetwork.com) – The World Cup kicks off in style on Thursday as host nation Brazil battles Croatia in the opening match of Group A play at the Arena de Sao Paulo. As the host country, the pressure is squarely on the shoulder of the Brazilian squad to make good on their status as pre-tournament favorites and win ... Read More »

Cosmos Host Red Bulls in NY Derby

New York, NY (NYCosmos.com) –  The NY Cosmos host the NY Red Bulls in the fourth round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on Saturday, June 14. Once the final whistle sounded at Belson Stadium in Queens, New York, a mass of reporters made their way onto the field. After a few player interviews, New York Cosmos head coach Giovanni ... Read More »

Red Bull New York ends winless run at New England

(Sunday, June 8) Final Score: New York 2, New England 0 Foxborough, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Gillette Stadium has been a house of horrors for the Red Bull New York franchise, but Mike Petke’s men managed to reverse their fortunes at the venue by getting a 2-0 win over the New England Revolution on Sunday. New York entered Sunday’s affair with ... Read More »

Altidore’s brace sends U.S. off in style

Jacksonville, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – Jozy Altidore scored on either side of the intermission on Saturday as the United States completed a sweep of a trio of pre-World Cup matches with a 2-1 win over Nigeria at EverBank Field. Following wins over Azerbaijan and Turkey, the Americans entered the final send-off game before boarding a plane to Brazil with some lingering ... Read More »