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Polarizing Beckerman in big role for U.S.

Jeff Carlisle | July, 13 2013

Though unpopular to many, Kyle Beckerman's proving to have a key role for the U.S. national team in midfield.

The nearly men among the stars

Jeff Carlisle, ESPN.com | July, 22 2010

Jeff Carlisle on those players who were unlucky to miss out on the final MLS All-Star squad.

Soccer: A growth industry

Jeff Carlisle | July, 8 2010

Jeff Carlisle wonders if the World Cup can lift soccer out of its niche market in the U.S.

Five-point plan for USA victory over Ghana

Jeff Carlisle | June, 24 2010

Jeff Carlisle offers Team USA a blueprint for World Cup second round success against Ghana.

USA enjoy luck of the draw

Jeff Carlisle, ESPN.com | June, 12 2010

Jeff Carlisle says USA will happily take a fortunate draw against England in Rustenburg.

Carlisle: USA aim to exorcise demons of '06

Jeff Carlisle, Pretoria | June, 11 2010

ESPN.com's Jeff Carlisle on USA's hopes of banishing the demons of a poor 2006 finals.

Carlisle: Ream making all the right moves as rookie

Jeff Carlisle | May, 14 2010

Tim Ream was relatively unheralded heading into January's MLS SuperDraft, but the New York Red Bulls rookie has made an instant impression as a skilled, cerebral defender, writes Jeff Carlisle.

Carlisle: Montreal's in place, but which city comes next?

Jeff Carlisle | May, 7 2010

With Montreal in place as its 19th team, MLS looks ahead to a 20th team. The league would love to put a second team in New York, writes Jeff Carlisle.

Carlisle: MLS Week 6 wrap-up

Jeff Carlisle | May, 3 2010

Edson Buddle has kept the L.A. Galaxy rolling on an impressive pace through Week 6 of the MLS season, and it's unlikely that even his potential call-up to the U.S. national team would break their stride, writes Jeff Carlisle.

Carlisle: MLS Week 5 wrap-up

Jeff Carlisle | April, 26 2010

Young midfielders are doing their part in place of veteran leadership, Jeff Carlisle writes.

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