Dec. 11, 2011
Playing more soccer. A simple message, but one that U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has continued to emphasize as critical for a player's development, including members of the U.S. MNT. For the domestic-based players on the National Team who have a longer offseason, Klinsmann used his contacts in Europe to arrange training opportunities in Germany and England, giving them the opportunity to continue training and challenge themselves in a new environment. ussoccer.com spoke with several of the players about their experience, and how it will impact their careers moving forward.