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Belgium winner evoked memories of Donovan vs. Algeria

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Belgium's winner evoked memories of Landon Donovan vs. Algeria

Watching Belgium's last-gasp winner vs. Japan took Noah Davis back some eight years in time ...

In the 91st minute, the narrative was already fixed: The United States men's national team ran hard, dominated the run of play and produced multiple excellent chances but had fallen short against an Algerian team that bent but didn't break. The Americans were headed home, with their three draws not enough to get Bob Bradley's crew through Group C at the 2010 World Cup.

Sometimes, however, sports doesn't...


Landon Donovan clarifies 'Vamos Mexico' World Cup ads after criticism

Sebi Salazar is joined by Sam Borden and Gab Marcotti to delve deeper into how the 2026 World Cup bid was won by the United bid.

Former United States forward Landon Donovan attempted to clarify his involvement in a marketing campaign designed to encourage Americans to support Mexico at the World Cup by referencing his upbringing.

Donovan, 35, who was raised in Southern California and speaks fluent Spanish, has appeared in a series of television commercials and promotional images as part of a campaign by Wells Fargo in which he says "Vamos Mexico" and holds a scarf that reads "My other team is Mexico."

Several former U.S....

Landon Donovan talks 2026 World Cup, Klinsmann's snub, rooting for Mexico

ESPN's Sam Borden joins Bob Ley to discuss what the 2026 tournament will look like and what kind of an impact it will have on the host nations.

NEW YORK -- When you talk to Landon Donovan, you are talking with a living legend of American soccer. A chat with the veteran footballer, still an active player with Club Leon in Liga MX, opens the door to stories from one of the most important ages of football in the United States. Undoubtedly, he is one of the country's most authoritative voices when it comes to the game and its football authorities could certainly use some of his recommendations. Besides, after playing this year in Mexico, Donovan...

Former USMNT snub Landon Donovan offers to grab a beer with Germany snub Leroy Sane

Unless you have been living under a rock, by now you've surely learned of Germany manager Joachim Low's surprising and controversial decision to leave standout youngster Leroy Sane off of Germany's World Cup squad.

The 22-year-old winger seemed like a lock to make the team for the defending champions, especially after a double-winning season with Man City in which he contributed 14 goals and 19 assists. Ultimately, though, Low did not see it the same way and left out the Man City flyer in favour...

 By Tom Marshall

Toluca move into first place in Liga MX; Chivas, America win ahead of CCL

Toluca's momentum shows little sign of letting up, after a ninth consecutive victory in all competitions.

The 13th round of games of the Liga MX 2018 Clausura saw a new side climb into pole position, as well as both of Mexico's CONCACAF Champions League semifinalists pick up wins ahead of midweek matches against MLS opposition.

Here are five storylines from the past weekend:

1. Chivas, Club America grab wins ahead of CCL semis

Mexico's representatives in the CCL semifinals won this weekend, with Chivas defeating Morelia 2-1 away on Friday evening and Club America winning 2-1 in Estadio Azteca against...

Landon Donovan urges MLS and USMNT to change youth development policy

Landon Donovan has told ESPN FC that changing the incentive in the U.S. youth soccer landscape from winning to developing players would result in better players being produced.

Speaking prior to Leon's 1-0 friendly win over the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday -- a match in which Donovan scored -- the all-time MLS leading scorer spoke on a number of topics, but returned often to the state of youth development in the U.S.

For Donovan, the aforementioned change in emphasis starts with coaching.