Obama calls Clint Dempsey and Tim Howard to congratulate the USMNT

Obama calls Clint Dempsey and Tim Howard to congratulate the USMNT

WASHINGTON, July 3 (UPI) --President Barack Obama called Clint Dempsey and Tim Howard Wednesday to congratulate them on their performance in the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
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World Cup: Portugal ties USA 2-2 with late goal

World Cup: Portugal ties USA 2-2 with late goal

Silvestre Varela scored in the dying moments for Portugal to salvage a 2-2 draw against the United States at the Arena Amazonia on Sunday.

USA serves revenge to Ghana

The United States exorcised some major demons on Monday as John Anthony Brooks netted a late winner to hand the Americans a thrilling 2-1 victory over Ghana in Group G play at the Arena das Dunas.
Klinsmann names World Cup roster; Donovan left off

Klinsmann names World Cup roster; Donovan left off

United States men's national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has released his 23-man roster for the 2014 World Cup, and the most glaring omission was Landon Donovan.

Seattle Sounders defeat FC Dallas 2-1

Kenny Cooper netted a late winner on Wednesday as Seattle Sounders FC came away with a 2-1 victory over FC Dallas at CenturyLink Field.
MLS Features: Observations and overreactions from Week 1

MLS Features: Observations and overreactions from Week 1

The 19th season of Major League Soccer kicked off with a bang this past weekend.

MLS: Los Angeles 1, Seattle 1 (tie)

SEATTLE, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Robbie Keane scored late in the second half Sunday, salvaging a 1-1 tie for the Los Angeles Galaxy in a regular-season-ending game against Seattle.

MLS: Seattle 1, Los Angeles 1 (tie)

CARSON, Calif., Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Juninho answered Eddie Johnson's early score with a free-kick goal just before halftime Saturday, and Los Angeles and Seattle battled to a 1-1 tie.

Eddie Johnson lifts U.S. over Mexico in World Cup qualifier

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Eddie Johnson scored the game's first goal in the 49th minute Tuesday and the United States went on to best Mexico 2-0 in a CONCACAF World Cup qualifying game.

MLS: Seattle 1, Chivas USA 0

SEATTLE, Sept. 5 (UPI) -- Lamar Neagle scored in the 24th minute Wednesday and Seattle overcame the absence of key players to defeat Chivas USA 1-0.

MLS: Seattle 1, Portland 0

SEATTLE, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Eddie Johnson scored the only goal Sunday in Seattle's 1-0 win over Portland, with a huge crowd on hand to see Clint Dempsey's home debut with the Sounders.

MLS: Toronto FC 2, Seattle 1

TORONTO, Aug. 10 (UPI) -- Jonathan Osorio's goal in the first minute of the second half Saturday provided the difference in Toronto FC's 2-1 win over Seattle.

U.S. wins World Cup qualifier in the snow

COMMERCE CITY, Colo., March 23 (UPI) -- Clint Dempsey scored in the 10th minute Friday and the United States pulled off a snowy 1-0 World Cup qualifying victory over Costa Rica.

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Americans lose World Cup qualifying opener

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Boniek Garcia seized on a defensive lapse Wednesday to score in the 79th minute and bring Honduras a 2-1 World Cup qualifying win over the United States.
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Clint Dempsey
New England's Clint Dempsey goes up for a kick during the MLS Cup November 13, 2005 in Frisco, TX. (UPI Photo/Ian Halperin)

† Appearances (Goals).

Clinton Drew "Clint" Dempsey (born March 9, 1983) is an American soccer player who plays for Fulham and for the United States national team. A versatile attacking midfielder player known for his ball skills, he can be also used on either wing or as a striker.

He is the second American to score goals in two different FIFA World Cup finals tournaments, in 2006 and 2010, and has the record for the highest number of goals in a single season for an American in the Premier League; as well as the record for Fulham's career Premier League scoring leader.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Clint Dempsey."
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