Discussion

U.S. team begins Klinsmann era

Updated: August 10, 2011, 2:25 PM ET
By Jeff Carlisle | ESPN.com

The idea of Jurgen Klinsmann as manager of the U.S. men's national team has been germinating for so long that, in the abstract, the possibilities seemed endless. Dreams of a greater emphasis on technique and a more attack-minded style easily dance through one's head. Yet now, the hard part of putting that dream into practice is set to begin, starting with Wednesday's friendly against Mexico.

Without question, as Klinsmann prepares for his first game as U.S. manager, the ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE SPORTS HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM