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Agger: England pressure won't faze Sterling

PA Sport | March, 3 2014

Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling can handle the pressure of senior international football as he targets a place in England's World Cup squad, according to club teammate Daniel Agger. Sterling, 19, is expected to be given another chance to impress...

Klinsmann calls U.S. 'confident,' adds Spector Video

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | March, 3 2014

Calling his roster vs. Ukraine experienced and confident, U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann rounded out his March 5 exhibition slate to 22 players with Sunday's addition of Birmingham City defender Jonathan Spector. "There is a wave of players, ...

Sherwood: Walker not fit for England

PA Sport | March, 2 2014

Kyle Walker will not be ready for England's friendly against Denmark on Wednesday night, according to Tottenham boss Tim Sherwood. • Hodgson may rest stars • World Cup Daily The 23-year-old missed Spurs' 1-0 victory over Cardiff on ...

U.S. pulls Bradley, Diskerud from friendly squad Video

ESPN staff | March, 2 2014

The United States has withdrawn midfielders Michael Bradley and Mix Diskerud and defender Tim Ream from the squad that will face Ukraine on Wednesday in a friendly in Cyprus. Bradley is preparing for his first season with Toronto FC. He scored f...

Klinsmann: National team choice up to Green Video

Jeff Carlisle | ESPNFC.com | February, 28 2014

U.S. national team manager Jurgen Klinsmann said on Friday that he and the U.S. Soccer Federation are taking a go-slow approach with Bayern Munich forward Julian Green. #INSERT type:image caption:Jurgen Klinsmann said he will let Julian Green ma...

Klinsmann: Opener vs. Ghana is key for U.S. Video

Jeff Carlisle | ESPNFC.com | February, 28 2014

In an online chat with fans Friday, U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann reiterated the importance of a win vs. Ghana in the World Cup opener as being critical to the Americans' chances of advancing to the knockout rounds. #INSERT type:image caption:In a...

Japan name squad for New Zealand friendly

February, 27 2014

TOKYO -- Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni has named Milan's Keisuke Honda and Manchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa to a 23-man squad for next week's World Cup warm-up against New Zealand. Honda and Kagawa were among 11 Europe-based players n...

Spain-El Salvador to play World Cup friendlies

Associated Press | February, 28 2014

NEW YORK -- Defending World Cup champion Spain will play an exhibition game against El Salvador on June 7 at FedEx Field in Landover, Md., before heading to the World Cup in Brazil. Seven matches involving six World Cup teams were announced Frid...

Portugal coach hands 20-year-olds a 1st call-up

Associated Press | February, 28 2014

LISBON, Portugal -- Ivan Cavaleiro and Rafa, two of Portugal's best young players, have earned their first senior call-ups for next week's friendly against Cameroon. Portugal coach Paulo Bento included the under-21 standouts in his 23-man s...

3 debutants in Dutch squad for France match

Associated Press | February, 28 2014

AMSTERDAM -- Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal picked an inexperienced squad Friday that includes three debutants for a friendly against France in Paris. Van Gaal gave first call-ups to Jean-Paul Boetius of Feyenoord, Davy Klaassen of Ajax a...

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