Latest Gregg Berhalter News

US men's soccer to play Uruguay at St Louis on Sept 10

Jul. 25, 2019 4:12 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. men's soccer team will play Uruguay in an exhibition at St. Louis' Busch Stadium on Sept. 10, four days after the Americans face Mexico at East Rutherford, New Jersey. The match, announced Thursday, is the final friendly of the year for the Americans. Both games are on FIFA dates,...

Josh Wolff to be 1st head coach of Austin FC

Jul. 23, 2019 6:45 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Austin FC is turning to a familiar face in U.S. soccer to lead the new franchise into its inaugural MLS season in 2021. Josh Wolff, former U.S. men's national team striker and current assistant, was named Austin head coach on Tuesday, taking over a club that doesn't yet have a roster...

US men fail to follow women, lose Gold Cup final to Mexico

Jul. 8, 2019 2:32 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. men's soccer players showed how far, far behind they are the women. Hours after the American women won their fourth World Cup, the men were outplayed by Mexico in the CONCACAF Gold Cup final. Jonathan Dos Santos scored in the 73rd minute to give the El Tri a 1-0 victory Sunday...

US lineup unchanged for Gold Cup final vs Mexico

Jul. 7, 2019 8:11 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter left his starting lineup unchanged for Sunday night's CONCACAF Gold Cup final against Mexico and made Weston McKennie captain for the first time. Zack Steffen was in goal for the defending champions, with Reggie Cannon at right back, Matt Miazga and Aaron Long in...

Berhalter criticizes CONCACAF for not using video review

Jul. 6, 2019 9:40 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter has criticized soccer officials for not using video review in the CONCACAF Gold Cup. While FIFA instituted video assistant referees for last year's men's World Cup and this year's Women's World Cup, the Confederation of North and Central American and Caribbean...

US men also seek soccer title, face Mexico for Gold Cup

Jul. 6, 2019 7:52 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Remember the U.S. men's soccer team? It's also playing for a trophy on Sunday, taking on Mexico at Soldier Field in the final of the CONCACAF Gold Cup, the championship of North and Central America and the Caribbean. Gone from the national sports consciousness since its October 2017 loss at...

Boyd conceived in US, and now he's playing there, too.

Jul. 5, 2019 8:06 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Tyler Boyd was conceived in the U.S. and now he's playing there, too. His father, Ric, wanted his son to be born in his native New Zealand, so Ric and Sherry Boyd traveled there for their son's birth in December 1994. "We flew straight back to America when I was old enough to travel," Tyler...

Pulisic leads US to 3-1 Gold Cup semifinal win over Jamaica

Jul. 4, 2019 2:47 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Christian Pulisic ensured the CONCACAF Gold Cup final will have the marquee matchup it lacked since 2011: United States vs. Mexico. Pulisic had two goals in the second half and Weston McKennie scored for a second straight game, leading the U.S. over Jamaica 3-1 in Wednesday night's...

Altidore, Morris start vs Jamaica, among 4 US changes

Jul. 3, 2019 8:37 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Attackers Jozy Altidore and Jordan Morris, right back Reggie Cannon and central defender Matt Miazga are starting for the United States in its CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal against Jamaica as American coach Gregg Berhalter made four changes. Attackers Tyler Boyd and Gyasi Zardes moved...

Pulisic, McKennie show plenty of promise for US in Gold Cup

Jul. 3, 2019 1:23 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Christian Pulisic and Weston McKennie are offering hope for the future of U.S. men's soccer while contributing plenty to its present. After combining on the lone goal in a 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal victory over Curacao, the two 20-year-old midfielders will try to help the...