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Tim Howard signs multi-year deal to broadcast Premier League matches for NBC Sports

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Tim Howard signs multi-year deal to broadcast Premier League matches for NBC Sports

Tim Howard‘s goalkeeping at the 2014 World Cup this summer captured the attention and respect of media and fans alike. Now, Howard will not only be stepping back on the field in the Barclays Premier League as a player, but also into the broadcast booth as an analyst. NBC Sports announced today that the United […]

Adversity, Belief, and Triumph: US Men’s National Team Finally Overcomes Ghana

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Adversity, Belief, and Triumph: US Men’s National Team Finally Overcomes Ghana

Sometimes, everything simply flies out the window. A team can plan all they want in sports. But if Murphy’s Law has taught us anything, it is that you just cannot predict what may happen. Then it becomes all about the response. The US Men’s National Team‘s first 2014 World Cup game–a heart-stopping 2-1 survival against […]

US Men’s National Team: Preliminary 30-Man 2014 World Cup Roster Announced

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US Men’s National Team: Preliminary 30-Man 2014 World Cup Roster Announced

After weeks of speculation, the announcement has finally been made–and the battle for the final 23 places now commences. United States Men’s National Team manager Jurgen Klinsmann officially named his 30-man preliminary roster for the 2014 World Cup on Monday afternoon. Nine first-division leagues were represented in the squad, headlined by 15 selections from Major […]

Tactics and Analysis: New York Red Bulls 2-1 Philadelphia Union

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Tactics and Analysis: New York Red Bulls 2-1 Philadelphia Union

One needed a first win. The other needed a breakthrough. The New York Red Bulls got their wish in an early-season midweek clash on Wednesday night, finally securing their first win of the season. On the flip side, the Philadelphia Union once again showed promising flashes, but a combination of mistakes and lack of cutting […]

Tactics and Analysis: A Cascadia Cup Classic

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Tactics and Analysis: A Cascadia Cup Classic

  Editor’s Note: Stoppage Time Contributor Joel Hoover analyzes Saturday’s Cascadia Cup rivalry game between the Seattle Sounders and Portland Timbers from a tactical point of view. In the future, look forward to more of this pieces that provide an in-depth tacticalview at certain games, why the action happened they way it did, and how it ended up occurring that way. […]