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Statistical breakdown of Bradley era

Updated: July 29, 2011, 12:10 PM ET
By Albert Larcada, ESPN Stats & Information

To judge the progress of the U.S. men's national team under Bob Bradley, let's take a look at how the team's Soccer Power Index ranking fluctuated throughout the Bradley era.

Bradley was hired in January 2007 with the U.S. ranked 28th in the world. In his first major competition as a manager, he managed the U.S. to the 2007 Gold Cup championship. Although the team's ranking did improve slightly (28 to 26), it was not a great tournament for the hosting squad. Aside from a 4-0 thrashing ...

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