Set Pieces: Union Stay Fit, US to Face SLV
The Molly Cam captured the first time Founding Members were able to see PPL Park. Some fans are already beginning to recognize The Molly Cam, which will be out interacting with fans at every home game.
The Union added another sponsorship partner, Anheuser-Busch, to a growing list ahead of PPL Park’s opening.
Reporting from South Africa, the Philadelphia Inquirer’s Kate Fagan weighs in on the host country and what the U.S. needs to do to beat Slovenia on Friday.
Jokes about soccer in the U.S. have grown old, with the sport gaining more and more momentum domestically.
Philadelphia soccer fans have flexed their muscles in Goal of the Week and Save of the Week voting so far this year. Next challenges? Bringing the World Cup to Philadelphia in 2018/2022 and 2010 MLS All Star Voting.
MLSsoccer.com continues their extensive World Cup coverage with a positional breakdown and preview of U.S.-Slovenia. And there’s more.
U.S. head coach Bob Bradley pointed out two players in particular ahead of Friday’s matchup, Slovenia captain Robert Koren and 6-foot-3 striker Milivoje Novakovic.
Late U.S. World Cup roster additions Robbie Findley, Edson Buddle and Herculez Gomez have become key players for Bradley’s side, something that few would’ve expected months ago.
Slovenia smells blood against the U.S., approaching the match as a do-or-die despite currently leading Group C.
What do the favorites in tomorrow’s U.S.-Slovenia match need to do to emerge victorious? Act like the favorites.
According to the hotel staff at the Irene Country Lodge, where the U.S. is staying, there’s one star who towers above the rest.
Clint Dempsey’s goal celebrations are driven by more than just the emotions from the goals themselves.
Maradona rarely manages to stay out of the news, but recently he’s been far more lovable as Argentina’s head man.
Herculez Gomez and Jay DeMerit have taken unlikely paths to the World Cup.
Why exactly have World Cup ratings been so strong thus far? Time.com explores.
SI.com sees Slovenia as a mirror image of the U.S.
With the host country on the verge of elimination from the World Cup, South African officials are asking local fans to find other World Cup teams to root for.
Italy's star goalkeeper Gianlugi Buffon is out with a herniated disk, giving 27-year-old Federico Marchetti the biggest chance of his life in Sunday's World Cup match against New Zealand.
The Greeks claimed their first World Cup win by rallying to beat 10-man Nigeria 2-1 in Group B after Vasilis Torosidis netted a loose ball in the 71st minute.
After Gonzalo Higuain’s hat trick gave Argentina a 4-1 win over South Korea, Maradona's side is on the brink of advancing.
The Delaware County Times has launched a new soccer blog during the World Cup, just in time for PPL Park’s opening on June 27th.