United States Soccer Federation president Carlos Cordeiro expects to fill the newly created position of general manager for the men's national team "in the coming weeks."
The position is expected to oversee all technical aspects of the senior team, including the hiring of the next coach. A similar position has been created on the women's side but with the managerial post vacant, the focus has been on filling the men's position first.
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Former United States coach Bruce Arena says the national team's failure to qualify for the summer's World Cup is "not a crisis, but it's a wake-up call" and urged the national federation to use the setback to improve its leadership.
Arena took over as U.S. coach for the final eight games of World Cup qualifying after Jurgen Klinsmann lost the opening two matches of the final CONCACAF round, but his team fell short of a spot in Russia.
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England will play the United States and Switzerland in two international friendlies later this year, the English Football Association announced on Wednesday.
The U.S. will travel to Wembley to face Gareth Southgate's side on Nov. 15, the first meeting between the two sides since their 1-1 draw in their group-stage clash at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
The last time England hosted the U.S. was in May 2008, when goals from John Terry and Steven Gerrard sealed a 2-0 win.