Does Klinsman Have Anything to Do With the USMNT Loss to Mexico?

United States’ Fabian Johnson (23) is challenged by Mexico’s Oribe Peralta during the CONCACAF Cup match (via

 Fabian Johnson challenged by Oribe Peralta during USMNT vs Mexico match Saturday (via

After the U.S. did not make the Gold Cup final earlier this year, it was clear that Jurgen Klinsman had been given a longer leash than previous National Team coaches like Bob Bradley and Bruce Arena. Now, after the US loss to Mexico on Saturday night and their match against Costa Rica tonight, we ask the OTF Staff: What changes (if any) need to be made to improve the United States Men’s National Team?
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2016 Copa America: Stadiums Hosting Copa Centenario

So where exactly are we going to play this thing? (Photo:

So where exactly are we going to play this thing? (Photo:

OTF’s Joe Maskivish wrote a proposal for 12 venues that should host CONMEBOL and CONCACAF.  Now that 10 of the 12 have been announced he discusses the best places for Copa America Centenario for competitors and the future of soccer in the USA. Continue reading