We have had some hat tricks this week. Aron Johannsson scored one on Wednesday. Herculez Gomez had one last night. And there have been four of them this month.
US Soccer released its financial statements for April 1, 2012 through March 31, 2013. Steven Goff and Ryan Rosenblatt did all the digging through the data for us.
It is starting to look like Jozy Altidore’s new manager at Sunderland will be Gus Poyet. Poyet last managed Brighton & Hove Albion in the League Championship.
Bob Bradley and Egypt will get some fans in the stands when it hosts its second-leg World Cup qualifier against Ghana on November 19.
Everyone keeps doing these “Top X Players Under X Years Old” lists recently, so here is Tom Marshall’s top five US players under 24 down in Mexico.
Kevin Hoyos seems to be the player du jour after scoring earlier this week, so here is a story from Brian Sciaretta and one from Tom Marshall.
Brian Sciaretta also introduces us to Nicholas Gaitan, a U-20 player currently playing in Greece.
According to Steven Goff, Junior Flores will not be with the US U-18 team in California next month because of a commitment with Borussia Dortmund. Since it is only a training camp, I don’t think this will be a huge loss.