Hamstring strain sidelines US captain Clint Dempsey
Hamstring strain sidelines US captain Clint Dempsey

United States captain Clint Dempsey suffered a right hamstring strain in training and will not play in two American friendlies in Europe, the US Soccer Federation announced Tuesday.

US youngsters aiming to impress Jurgen​ Klinsmann
US youngsters aiming to impress Jurgen​ Klinsmann

Jurgen Klinsmann is taking the long view in his first USA football training camp of 2015, with half of the 28 players called up seeking their first caps.

Dempsey among six new USA faces for Honduras
Dempsey among six new USA faces for Honduras

US captain Clint Dempsey was among six players added Saturday by Jurgen Klinsmann for his side`s Tuesday friendly against Honduras at Boca Raton, Florida.

Obama congratulates US football team on their WC performance

US President Barack Obama has commended the National Football team for their performance and making the country proud in the World Cup tournament in Brazil, the White House has said.

Rodriguez most searched player after Portugal`s surprise exit

As the 2014 FIFA World Cup approaches its business end, Colombian star James Rodriguez became the most searched player on the planet.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Belgium vs USA - As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the last game in the Round of 16 between Belgium and USA at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador.

U.S. to launch all-out offensive in last 16, says Klinsmann

The United States gave Germany too much respect, but manager Juergen Klinsmann promised there would be no repeat of their cagey display in the last 16 after they reached the World Cup`s knockout stages despite a 1-0 loss on Thursday.

2014 FIFA World Cup: USA vs Germany - As it happened...

Live coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Group G match between USA vs Germany being played at Arena Pernambuco, Recife.

Varela`s last gasp goal keeps Portugal in hunt for place in last-16

A dramatic goal from Silvestre Varela with just 30 seconds to the end helped Portugal earn a 2-2 draw against the US in Group G and kept their hopes alive of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup last-16 at the Arena Amazonia here Sunday.

2014 FIFA World Cup: USA vs Portugal - As it happened...

Live coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Group G match between USA and Portugal being played at Arena Amazonia, Manaus.

Football World Cup: Dempsey, Brooks reign supreme for USA over Ghana

After 90 brutal minutes of end-to-end action, the Americans emerged with a thrilling 2-1 win over Ghana. US fans were screaming for revenge Monday after the Black Stars eliminated the Americans from the last two Cups. They got it. At a price.

US down Turkey 2-1 in World Cup tune-up

The United States continued their World Cup preparations with a 2-1 triumph over Turkey on Sunday.

Klinsmann names 30-man provisional World Cup squad

US coach Jurgen Klinsmann named his 30-man provisional squad on Monday from which he`ll select his 23-player World Cup finals squad.

Two US players each make more than total payroll of 15 MLS clubs

Two US football stars, who play for Major League Soccer (MLS), reportedly make more than the total payroll of 15 out of the 19 American league clubs.

Bayern`s Green chooses to play for U.S. over Germany

Bayern Munich winger Julian Green, who has represented both Germany and the United States at the youth level, has pledged his international allegiance to America, U.S. Soccer said on Tuesday.

Klinsmann set to judge Europe-based US talent

US national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann will evaluate European-based players with an eye to the upcoming World Cup in Wednesday`s friendly against Ukraine in Cyprus.

Clint Dempsey returns to Fulham on two-month loan deal

Clint Dempsey is rejoining Fulham on loan for two months from Major League Soccer`s Seattle Sounders, the struggling Premier League club said.

Striker Dempsey leaves Tottenham and returns to MLS

Tottenham Hotspur`s American international forward Clint Dempsey has returned home to the United States to play Major League Soccer (MLS).

Dempsey strikes twice as USA beat Germany in a thrilling encounter

Germany ended their American tour with a 4-3 loss to the USA in a thrilling encounter in Washington.

Tottenham 3-1 Manchester City: Bale brilliance boosts Spurs` top-four hopes & leaves United on verge of title

Tottenham came from behind to beat Manchester City thanks to three quick-fire goals from Clint Dempsey, Jermain Defoe and Gareth Bale which all but ends the reigning Premier League champion’s hopes of retaining their crown.