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World Class Failure from USMNT for 2018: How the National Team can Rebuild and Prepare for 2022

The United States Men’s National Team failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup and now it must take a serious look at how to fix the organization for the future. USA fans will have to wait four more years.

Ben Polikoff, Maroon-News Staff

October 19, 2017

There’s only one way to describe my feelings for the United States Men’s National Soccer Team and that is embarrassed. The fact that the most powerful nation in the world can’t qualify for the World Cup is astonishing. Our country has 323 million people and we can’t put out a team of 11 guys to...

The U.S. and the Frightful World Cup Qualifiers: Sitting in the Middle of the Table, the USMNT Needs Points

Young and rising American star Christian Pulisic fights off a Panamanian defender for a 50-50 ball. The United States needs to be more aggressive in order to produce on offense or else they could miss out on qualifying.

Ben Polikoff, Maroon-News Staff

September 14, 2017

Coming off the recent international break, the United States Men’s Soccer National Team can’t be too happy about its status in regard to qualifying for the 2018 World Cup. The team started its campaign against Costa Rica on September 1, and put forth an underwhelming performance to say the least...

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