Latest Josh Sargent News

After choosing US over Mexico, Ricardo Pepi faces El Tri

Nov. 09, 2021 17:04 PM EST

Ricardo Pepi sat down with his family to discuss his big decision: whether to play for the United States or for Mexico. “I was just bringing everything to the table to them," he recalled. “I was talking about what it would be like walking out, playing in a game versus...

Self-proclaimed Jedi, Robinson impresses with goals and flip

Oct. 05, 2021 20:03 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Antonee Robinson gave himself the nickname Jedi as a kid, and he followed the goal that sparked the United States’ comeback against Honduras with a backflip that would have fit into a “Star Wars” duel. “It’s a celebration I’ve been...

Pulisic among UK-based who could miss US qualifier at Panama

Sep. 17, 2021 16:10 PM EDT

The British government is keeping Panama on its red list, which means the United States may have to play without star Christian Pulisic and several other U.K.-based players for its World Cup qualifier at the Central American nation on Oct. 10. The U.S. plays at Panama...

Berhalter swaps 5 starters for WCup qualifier vs Honduras

Sep. 08, 2021 22:13 PM EDT

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — Forward Ricardo Pepi was given his U.S. national team debut as under-pressure coach Gregg Berhalter changed five starters for Wednesday night’s World Cup qualifier at Honduras. Defenders George Bello, Mark McKenzie and James Sands also...