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USA Men’s National Team. Debbie Hinely May 25 , 2010 Dr. Michael McDermott BUSM 520. 9 World Cup Appearances. Appearances in South Africa Confederations Cup vs World Cup. • England, Slovenia & Algeria did not play in last year’s tournament • June & July are winter months in Africa

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USA Men’s National Team

Debbie HinelyMay 25, 2010Dr. Michael McDermottBUSM 520

Appearances in south africa confederations cup vs world cup
Appearances in South AfricaConfederations Cup vs World Cup

• England, Slovenia & Algeria did not play in last year’s tournament

• June & July are winter months in Africa

- Johannesburg, Rustenburg, Polokwane & Pretoria

• dry and sunny during the day, cold evenings

- Cape Town & Port Elizabeth

• rainy, changeable weather

Usmnt 30 man roster
USMNT 30-Man Roster

This is a young team. Most players have a couple more opportunities to play in a World Cup.

Bob Bradley

US Men’s National Team Coach

Coach bob bradley biography
Coach Bob Bradley Biography

• Head Coach USMNT position expected to go to JürgenKlinsmann,

(Germany manager & California resident) but he withdrew from consideration

• USMNT went 5 months without a coach & 7 months without a match

Coach bob bradley achievements
Coach Bob Bradley Achievements

  • •Expert in developing & retaining talent

  • •Expert in building & leading winning teams

What kind of leader is bob bradley
What kind of Leader is Bob Bradley?

* However, he has Executive Charisma

Bob bradley s leadership
Bob Bradley’s Leadership

  • Leadership style

  • Level 5 Leader (builds enduring greatness through a paradoxical combo of personal humility plus professional will)


  • Charlie Davies not on roster

    • Accident in Oct 2009

    • Not medically cleared by club

    • Davies was angry at first

    • Media and fans outraged

  • Michael Bradley is on the team

    • Bob Bradley’s son

    • Midfielder for USMNT

    • Gives appearance that Bob is playing favorties

    • Has developed into a star athlete on his own in Germany

Jan. 25, 2010: Bob Bradley on ESPN First Take

Carlos bocanegra captain defender
Carlos Bocanegra, Captain (Defender)

5/15/10 - Submitting the official bid book for the 2022 FIFA World Cup

Carlos bocanegra captain defender1
Carlos Bocanegra, Captain (Defender)

Carlos bocanegra s achievements
Carlos Bocanegra’s Achievements

Chatting with Carlos

Landon Donovan


  • “Most talented and technically gifted American player of his generation.” (

    • Can play with either foot

    • Tends to make a lot of goals with his head

  • Strengths: “close control, explosive pace and superior vision” (

Landon donovan midfielder
Landon Donovan (Midfielder)

* Landon has made more than 185 goals in his career

Landon donovan achievements
Landon Donovan Achievements

"Inside" Landon Donovan

Comparison of team s leaders
Comparison of Team’s Leaders

  • Great followers exhibit the same qualities

  • as great leaders

Leaders vs followers
Leaders vs Followers

  • Each players needs to be a leader when deciding on the

  • spot what they are going to do with ball handling and

  • whether to listen to teammates at that moment & how

  • they will handle themselves on & off the field

2010 world cup

  • Send-Off Series Game May 25th @ 8:00pm

    • USA vs Czech Republic

    • Rentschler Field, East Hartford, CT

  • Send-Off Series Game May 29th @ 2:00pm

    • USA vs Turkey

    • Lincoln Field Field, Philadelphia, PA

  • Match 5 June 12th @ 2:30pm

    • ENGLAND (8) vs USA (14)

    • Rustenburg – Royal Bafokeng Stadium

  • Match 22 June 18th @ 10:00am

    • SLOVENIA (23) vs USA (14)

    • Johannesburg – Ellis Park Stadium

  • Match 38 June 23rd @ 10:00am

    • USA (14) vs ALGERIA (31)

    • Tschwant/Pretoria – Loftus VersfeldStadium

  • FINAL MATCH July 11th @ 2:30pm

    • Johannesburg – Ellis Park Stadium


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