SAN DIEGO -- The United States' World Cup qualifier against Honduras on March 24 will be played at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, California.
This will be the first competitive match for the Americans since Bruce Arena began his second stint at U.S. coach. Arena replaced Jurgen Klinsmann in November after the Americans lost to Mexico and Costa Rica in their first two games of the final round of World Cup qualifying in North and Central America and the Caribbean.
The Americans then play at Panama on...
ZURICH -- The FIFA ethics committee has banned two Honduras officials for life for taking bribes as they await sentencing in the United States on corruption charges.
Former FIFA vice president Alfredo Hawit and Rafael Callejas, the Honduras state president from 1990-94, previously made guilty pleas to racketeering and wire-fraud conspiracy charges in the U.S. Department of Justice's sprawling investigation of corruption in international football.
Hawit also pleaded guilty to conspiracy to obstruct...
Avaya Stadium in San Jose, California, will host the United States' crucial March 24 World Cup qualifier against Honduras, multiple sources told ESPN FC.
The match will be Bruce Arena's first competitive game as U.S. coach after he replaced Jurgen Klinsmann last month. Arena previously led the American squad from 1998 to 2006.
Arena's first match back at the U.S. helm will be a Jan. 29 friendly against Serbia at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, U.S. Soccer announced on Wednesday.
The Americans will...