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Note:  Opinions expressed on the US Youth Soccer Blog (web log) are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the positions of the United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer). Links on this web log to articles do not necessarily imply agreement by the author or by US Youth Soccer with the contents of the articles. Links are provided to foster discussion of topics and issues. Readers should make their own evaluations of the contents of such articles.


The 50/50 Blog: 11.11.14


USMNT roster announced for upcoming games



The US men's national team announced a 25-player roster on Monday for their upcoming friendlies. Read more here.



Seattle defeats FC Dallas


Seattle goes through to the Western Conference Finals on away goals. Read more here.



Coach shows his shielding skills



The PSG coach, who also lifted a European Championship with France, perhaps figured a time-wasting ploy would be OK if he acted like a player, and he does well to shield the ball from Marseille's Dja Djedje.



Lee Nguyen



The latest edition of our "When They Were Children" series looks at Lee Nguyen's youth soccer experience. The 28-year-old’s 18 goals were fourth best in MLS this season, the most by an American, and led to a call-up for national team duty by Coach Jurgen Klinsmann. Read more here.








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