American dream of World Cup glory must be reimagined after 2018 failure

ESPN Soccer Pundit Rips Into USA!

One goal, an equalizer against the weakest opposition in the qualifying group, and the USMNT would have been off to next year's World Cup in Russian Federation.

The USA only required a draw with lowly Trinidad and Tobago to gain passage to Russian Federation, but incredibly suffered a 2-1 loss.

It was a bad, bad night for the United States of America - as President Donald Trump would probably have put it. "Despite past successes he has presided over an unmitigated disaster and the federation needs fresh leadership and ideas from top to bottom".

"But we will take our lumps, learn, dust ourselves off and come back strong having learned painful, but hopefully valuable, lessons in who we are and who we aren't".

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Sports Illustrated's Grant Wahl, in a post on the magazine's website, said Gulati must go and restructuring of US Soccer is needed.

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With questions starting to be asked as to how far the country's non-attendance in Russian Federation will impact on World Cup commercial commitments, Fox Sports - an important FIFA partner through to 2022 - issued a statement saying: "Last night's World Cup qualifying results do not change FOX Sports' passion for the world's biggest sporting event. He can't hope to win reelection as president in February now that the Americans have failed at their single most important task".

But Rocco Commisso, the New York Cosmos chairman with an anti-trust lawsuit against US Soccer, joined the chorus of disapproval.

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"The blame must be placed squarely at the feet of US Soccer's management, led by Sunil Gulati", Commisso said in a statement. After Friday's 4-0 victory over Panama, the US looked certain to continue its record of reaching the World Cup finals-it hasn't missed a tournament since 1986. So, when then USMNT was eliminated from World Cup contention after a awful loss to Trinidad and Tobago, few took the defeat harder than The Outlaws.

"There's an arrogance in our sport that I don't understand", Twellman said, explaining that American arrogance in American football, baseball, basketball and hockey is fine because the USA has the best leagues in those sports.

"There's no denying that this is a setback for all of us involved with the game in our country".

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