Dempsey, Zardes Lead US Over Ecuador 2-1, Into Copa SemisThe U.S. won a knockout game against a nation outside its region for only the second time and will play Argentina or Venezuela on Tuesday in Houston.
Klinsmann Hopes Mentality Changes In Copa KnockoutsJurgen Klinsmann wants a transformed mentality when the United States opens the knockout phase of the Copa America against Ecuador on Thursday. "I want to see them risk things," the U.S. coach said. "Let's go for it."
Nagbe's 90th Minute Goal Lifts U.S. Over Ecuador 1-0Darlington Nagbe scored on a 90th minute volley, and the U.S. beat Ecuador by a score of 1-0 in an exhibition on Wednesday night for just its third win in 21 games against South American teams over the past nine years.
Outdoorsman's Guide To South AmericaHelpful tips on what to bring and where to go on a camping and hiking trip in South America
Donovan Surrounded By Youth For Ecuador ExhibitionLandon Donovan will be surrounded by a relatively youthful roster for the exhibition against Ecuador in Connecticut on Friday, when he is set to make his 157th and final international appearance.
US To Face Ecuador On Oct. 10 In ConnecticutThe U.S. soccer team will face Ecuador on Oct. 10 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut, in its first home game since the World Cup in Brazil.
Montes Scores Before Injury As Mexico Tops EcuadorLuis Montes scored two minutes before a leg injury sent him to the hospital, helping Mexico beat Ecuador 3-1 Saturday in the first of three tuneups in the U.S. leading to the World Cup.
New Mammal Species Discovered In South AmericaResearchers are announcing the rare discovery of a new species of mammal.