Carlos Bacca Scores Colombian Equalizer, Sparks Heavy Metal Meltdown

We highlighted Javier "El Cantante del Gol" Fernández's goal calls throughout the World Cup, and we're happy to bring you his especially-emphatic call of Carlos Bacca's equalizer against the United States today at Craven Cottage. (Sure looks like Colombia was offside here, though?) » 11/14/14 4:21pm 11/14/14 4:21pm

Macedonians Bemused When Wrong Anthem Played At Friendly Match

It's international friendly season, as teams either get their final tune-ups before heading to Brazil for the World Cup or regroup to make a run at qualifying for 2018. Macedonia took on Cameroon yesterday in Austria, but ran into a bit of trouble before the match even started. » 5/27/14 1:45pm 5/27/14 1:45pm

Saturday's United States-Scotland Friendly Featured A Clash Of…

The U.S. Men's National Team thrashed Scotland 5-1 in Jacksonville Saturday on the strength of a Landon Donovan hat trick, but the festival atmosphere at EverBank Field (where the attendance of 44,438 set a record for national friendlies in the state) was nearly snuffed out before the match ever began thanks to two… » 5/29/12 10:00am 5/29/12 10:00am

The U.S. Beat Italy For The First Time Ever Thanks To This Clint…

With Landon Donovan unfit to take the pitch, the U.S. wasn't given much chance to beat Italy in today's international friendly match in Genoa. But Clint Dempsey—scoring machine for Fulham of late—drew first blood for the Yanks off a timely pass from Jozy Altidore. It was the first non-penalty score by an American… » 2/29/12 4:12pm 2/29/12 4:12pm

Ricardo Clark's 97th-Minute Goal Gave The U.S. Their First Win Over A…

A 13-match winless streak against South American squads came to an end tonight when Ricardo Clark finally found net in the final moments of stoppage time of the United States' friendly against Venezuela. » 1/21/12 11:53pm 1/21/12 11:53pm