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The 50/50 Blog: 5.22.14


Fabian Johnson takes advice from his father



Fabian Johnson is expected to start for the U.S. Men's National Team this summer at the World Cup. He attributes it to some advice he got from his father growing up. Find out what his father said here.


Soccer with lions


Yes... real lions.



Beckerman and Yedlin





Beasely talks U.S. Soccer



DaMarcus Beasley’s role for the U.S. Men’s National team is quite clear. Entering the pre-World Cup camp, the 31-year-old Beasley is a veteran whose presence in defense is looked at to be a calming influence amongst a generally inexperienced back-line. Read more here.







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