Clint Dempsey

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6 Stars Of The World Cup, Where Are They Now?

That guy who bit that other guy, what’s he up to?

07/24/2014

Tim Howard of the United States looks on in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Keidel: World Cup Runneth Over

You’ll notice the ratings for this World Cup are highest in the Northeast, where folks try rather hard to look most enlightened. And you may also notice by the time the U.S. team lost to Belgium, some of them had already jumped ship.

07/03/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama chants "believe that we will win" as he arrives at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building to watch the U.S. play Belgium in World Cup action July 1, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Andrew Harrer-Pool/Getty Images)

WATCH: Obama Calls Tim Howard, Clint Dempsey To Congratulate USMNT

“I just wanted to call to say you guys did us proud,” Obama said in a video released by the White House. “To see the way you guys captured the hearts and the imaginations of the whole country is unbelievable.”

07/03/2014

Christian Raja (R), of Brooklyn, reacts at a missed attempt on goal by the United during overtime against Belgium in the World Cup (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

9 Things U.S. Team Fans Will Miss After Their World Cup Exit

Belgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in full time and deflated the American hype and furor around our new favorite sport-of-the-moment. Although we won’t see the USMNT contend for the title, good times and camaraderie were had by all.

07/02/2014

Jurgen Klinsmann (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

USA Trying To Reach World Cup Quarters For 1st Time Since 2002

They know the eyes of the United States will be on them from thousands of miles away, and they say they are ready.

07/01/2014

Head coach Jurgen Klinsmann of the United States reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil group G match between the United States and Germany at Arena Pernambuco on June 26, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Bring On Belgium! U.S. Soccer Team Determined To Keep The Train Rolling

Now that the U.S. has survived the so-called “Group of Death,” it’s time for sudden death: the knockout phase of the World Cup.

06/27/2014

Japanese fan clean the tribune after a Group C football match between Japan and Greece. (credit: TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Things You Missed At The 2014 World Cup In Brazil: Week 3

The World Cup is still in motion and a lot of crazy things are happening in Brazil. Here are five things that you may have missed during the World Cup this past week.

06/23/2014

Jurgen Klinsmann

U.S. Turns Attention To Portugal As World Cup Fever Hits Home

Players hope to become the first American team to win consecutive World Cup games since a 2-0 start at the very first tournament in 1930.

06/18/2014

John Brooks of the United States is mobbed by teammates after scoring late in the World Cup Group G match against Ghana at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. The Americans held on for a 2-1 victory. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

USA Comes Back From Certain Doom To Stun Ghana In Group G Classic

Clint Dempsey scored one of fastest goals in World Cup history and John Brooks scored the game winner on a header in the 86th minute of a 2-1 U.S. victory over Ghana on Monday.

06/16/2014

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 10: Clint Dempsey of the United States enters the facility prior to their training session at Sao Paulo FC on June 10, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

USA Soccer World Cup Profile: Forward Clint Dempsey

Get to know more about United States men’s national soccer team member Clint Dempsey.

06/12/2014

Graham Zusi #19 of the U.S. Men's National Soccer Team  (Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images)

US Stuns Panama 3-2 In Stoppage Time, Saves Mexico’s World Cup Hopes

Graham Zusi and Aron Johannsson scored in second-half stoppage time, giving United States a 3-2 win Tuesday night that left Mexico’s hopes alive and knocked out the Panamanians.

10/16/2013

Jurgen Klinsmann (L) and Michael Bradley (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Klinsmann Winning Over Doubters, Guiding U.S. Soccer To New Heights

Klinsmann’s doubters have been silenced, and the unconventional German coach has the Americans one step closer to Brazil and a giant leap toward finally making good on their promise.

06/19/2013

Michael Orozco of the United States celebrates after scoring with teammates during a FIFA friendly match between Mexico and US at Azteca Stadium on August 15, 2012 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Miguel Tovar/Getty Images)

Hartnett: United States Delivers History At Azteca

It took 75 years, but the United States finally defeated Mexico on their home soil in dramatic fashion.

08/16/2012

Clint Dempsey

USA Stuns Italy, First Win Over 4-Time World Cup Champions In Nearly 80 Years

The United States beat Italy for the first time in 11 games over 78 years, a 1-0 victory in an exhibition Wednesday night on Clint Dempsey’s goal in the 55th minute.

WFAN–02/29/2012