Latest Panama National Soccer Team News

US vs Mexico, Jamaica, Haiti in Women's World Cup qualifying

Apr. 19, 2022 21:56 PM EDT

The United States will play Mexico, Jamaica and Haiti in Group A at the CONCACAF W Championship this summer, which will determine qualifiers for the 2023 Women's World Cup. Canada, Costa Rica, Panama and Trinidad and Tobago were drawn Tuesday into Group B of the North and Central...

US returns to World Cup despite 2-0 loss at Costa Rica

Mar. 31, 2022 04:05 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — Christian Pulisic walked across the field with a towel draped around his head, angry after another U.S. defeat. “We're competitors, man. We hate to lose. In the moment I was frustrated,” he said. “It took me a little bit for it to sink in, that the...

A club champion, Pulisic yearns for World Cup stage

Mar. 28, 2022 12:14 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Christian Pulisic looked like the weight of millions of American soccer fans had been lifted from his shoulders. The first American to play in and win a Champions League final, Pulisic struggled in January, was played out of position by Chelsea and even was...

Pulisic 1st hat trick leads US to 5-1 win, World Cup brink

Mar. 28, 2022 02:53 AM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — American players unfurled a red-and-blue banner with “QUALIFIED” in bold, white letters, when Christian Pulisic realized what was going on. “The guys didn’t know at all what it said. It was just hand handed to them,” the U.S. star said. “Once we...

Ferreira, Arriola among 4 changes to US lineup vs Panama

Mar. 27, 2022 19:01 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Forward Jesús Ferreira, winger Paul Arriola, midfielder Luca de la Torre and right back Shaq Moore entered the United States' starting lineup for Sunday night's World Cup qualifier against Panama as coach Gregg Berhalter made four changes. Moore, summoned from...

Memories of '17: US-Panama at home in next-to-last qualifier

Mar. 26, 2022 18:53 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — With two games left in World Cup qualifying, the United States heads into a showdown against Panama in Orlando knowing that winning the last home match will be key before going on the road for the finale. Sound familiar? The U.S. romped over the...

Moore rushes from Tenerife to US for World Cup qualifier

Mar. 26, 2022 17:05 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Shaq Moore had just finished training on Wednesday with Tenerife when his mobile phone buzzed with a text from U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter. “I was actually at home, chilling,” the 25-year-old defender recalled. “Gregg said: 'We may have a situation...

With dazzling 14-touch run, Reyna shows promise, frustration

Mar. 25, 2022 12:17 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — All at once, Gio Reyna showed the promise of the U.S. national team’s future and the frustration of its present. Just back from a hamstring injury that sidelined him for more than half a season, the young American midfielder entered Thursday night's World Cup...

US gains 0-0 draw at Mexico, in strong position to qualify

Mar. 25, 2022 10:16 AM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Christian Pulisic pounded the ground three times just past Mexico's goal line after his point-blank shot was blocked in the 35th minute. The United States was frustrated yet pleased with a gritty 0-0 draw on Thursday night in the thin air of a half-full Estadio...

Steffen starts for US vs Mexico as Berhalter uses top lineup

Mar. 24, 2022 21:47 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Zack Steffen was in goal as U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter used an “A” team lineup and changed five starters Thursday night for a World Cup qualifier against Mexico at Estadio Azteca. Right back DeAndre Yedlin, midfielders Tyler Adams and Yunus Musah and winger...