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Leading scorer Landon Donovan among 7 cuts on US World Cup squad

...forward for the U.S. at the 1990, 1994 and 1998 World Cups, said Klinsmann's decision will be compared with coach Steve Sampson announcing two months before the 1998 tournament that he was dropping captain John Harkes."That was an incredibly...
Regis practices with U.S. national team

...for Karlsruher in Germany's Bundesliga. "We're going to train him as if he'll be available," U.S. coach Steve Sampson said. If Regis is granted citizenship, he will travel to Los Angeles to take his exam and oath. "I think I'll...
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Arena says his team was well prepared

...1998 the U.S. team splintered as it went 0-3 at the World Cup in France, with players sniping at former coach Steve Sampson over lineup picks. In 2002, a unified U.S. team advanced to the quarterfinals in the best World Cup showing by...
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Second round set, with a distinctly Latin flavor

...his viewpoints are at polar opposites on how players should be treated," veteran defender Jeff Agoos said of coach Steve Sampson, whose contract is up later this year. "He has to respect my opinion as well as his." Sampson struck back at all...
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Unhappiness with coach, referees at World Cup

...spirit." Many of the Americans, who face Yugoslavia on Thursday night at Nantes before heading home, blamed coach Steve Sampson. Not surprisingly, former captain John Harkes, who was cut by Sampson in April, led the criticism. "Chemistry...
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German-born Klinsmann to lead U.S. national team the first non-American to coach the national team since Bora Milutinovic (1991-95), who was succeeded by Steve Sampson (1995-98), Bruce Arena (1998-06) and Bradley.
Reyna, Mathis hurting heading into U.S. World Cup opener

...2-0 loss to Germany and the 2-1 loss to Iran that eliminated the United States. Back then, players blamed coach Steve Sampson, who quit four days after the U.S. team finished play. Arena, hired in October 1998, has the respect of the...
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Bruce Arena: America's funny, caustic World Cup coach

...are going to notice the difference between May 31 and June 1?" he said. Arena, hired in October 1998 to succeed Steve Sampson, already is the winningest coach in U.S. national team history, going 31-16-13. While some players sniped...
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...following a 40-year absence, and are coming off a last-place finish in 1998. Since then, Bruce Arena replaced Steve Sampson as coach. After a 4-0 start in the final round of regional qualifying, the Americans stumbled as some top players...
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German-based players lead U.S. over Germany in soccer play

...plays." It was the first victory by the United States in seven games since a 2-0 win over Kuwait last May 24. Steve Sampson quit as coach after the Americans went 0-3 at the World Cup and finished last in the 32-nation field. Arena...
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