The USMNT's Gold Cup journey comes to a disappointing end
The USMNT are through to the semifinals in the 2019 Gold Cup
The USMNT kick off their 2019 Gold Cup campaign
The USMNT lost a tough one against Venezuela. Matt Mathai was on hand to take in the action.
Matt Mathai was in Houston to document the USMNT's draw with Chile
Photographer Matt Mathai documented the beginning of the Gregg Berhalter era
The United States Men’s National Team took on Peru last night in East Hartford, CT. While there were some real positives to be gleaned— not least of which was teenager Josh Sargent’s go-ahead goal in the 49th minute— this is still very much a team in transition and trying to find their way. The Yanks …
By David Mercer Now lost in the run-up to the World Cup, the United States’ 1-1 draw with France back in June was a bit of a throwback, and might have been familiar to longstanding American soccer fans. It was to me. The very young U.S. team—no Bradleys, Altidores, Dempseys, or Beslers —didn’t possess the …
By Travis Timmons I was alone on my couch. It was deep into 10 p.m. The kids were asleep. My wife was reading in bed. Student essays needed grading. The dishwasher was churning away. My back ached from the usual night of household chores. I barely felt awake. Maybe I’ll read a bit, then …
Blaming a nation's improving domestic league for failures at the international level is fundamentally flawed.