Only a couple things for Tuesdays.
In case you missed it over the weekend, a report from The Guardian has the US and England playing a pre-World Cup friendly in the Miami area.
Steven Goff has your weekend recap for the various Americans playing abroad. As for Monday, Babajide Ogunbiyi went the distance and scored an own goal in a 5-0 loss.
The US U-17 team kicked off the 2013 Nike International Friendlies with a 2-1 loss to Portugal. They gave up the winning goal during extra time in the second half. I am guessing highlights will become available in the near future. You can also check out the US roster right here.
Geoff Cameron thinks Stoke City can finish in the top half of the Premier League table.
RIP to Tim Howard’s beard.
Here is another fun Google-translated article on John Brooks.
In the MLS European training stints department, Wil Trapp is headed to Holland to train with PEC Zwolle.
Blackburn Rovers’ Adam Henley saw the field this weekend, his first first team action since last March.
Josh Deaver recently talked to Caleb Stanko about his development in Germany and his goals.
And finally, Devann Yao has parted ways with Belgian Third Division side UR La Louvière Centre. He had appeared in 12 games (no goals) since joining the team in August.