Author page: Patrick Keeler

Are You Experienced?

Following the first six games of the Ocho, a media narrative has tried to gain traction that excuses the inconsistent performances on the age of the players.  There is no doubt most of the players are young.  But are…

Meet Your USMNT 26!

Gregg Berhalter submitted 40 names for Concacaf as a provisional roster for the upcoming Nations League finals.  I believe that an analysis of this list can tell you quite a bit about the current USMNT depth chart in Berhalter’s…

Here Comes Crunch Time

It is September 2, 2021, the USMNT is about to take the field in El Salvador to start The Ocho, or more formally, CONCACAF World Cup Qualification.  They will be stepping on the field after playing club games that…
USSF DA Closes MLS DA Rises

Long Live the DA

The USSF DA The DA is dead…Long live the DA!  Yes, USSF killed the Development Academy with almost no notice.  As usual with USSF, something was done by fiat, with very little input from stakeholders, with almost no notice…