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Giase On Soccer: Landon Donovan Might Actually Not Be A Fit On U.S. Team

Is USA men's soccer coach Jurgen Klinsmann crazy enough to leave Landon Donovan off the team for the World Cup? Some think it's possible.
Giase On Soccer: Landon Donovan Might Actually Not Be A Fit On U.S. Team


For the past decade and a half there has not been a better player for club and country than Landon Donovan. Love him or hate him — and there are legions of people in both camps — there is no one who can match his championships and records in Major League Soccer, his scoring totals with the United States national team and his unrelenting work ethic.

And at age 32, he is primed to play in his fourth World Cup next month.

If he makes the team.

That’s right, if he makes the team.

U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann has consistently acknowledged Donovan’s enormous contribution to the growth of the nation...

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