Wondering where the big talkers will come from in our soccer world in 2012? The answers are in my piece that posted yesterday at SI.com. Feel free to drop some of these little nuggets of knowledge at the water cooler today as you climb back into the work seat for the New Year.
A bit of a teasing title, yes. However, he was invited to train at Melwood in Liverpool in his off-season. Hoepfully it will be good for him and the USMNT. A move to the EPL could only help his game and the USMNT.
I haven't heard a thing over two days of post-training player interviews and press conferences here in L.A. to change the way I originally thought this thing would go. I see a close game -- and I'll write more about my prediction Sunday morning. For now, here's my preview at SI.com. (Click on the headline above.)