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    US Men’s Soccer Fires Coach Jurgen Klinsmann

    Jurgen, you’re gone. After five up-and-down years, a dispiriting 4-0 World Cup qualifying loss to Costa Rica was the final straw for the German coach, who was officially let go yesterday. Klinsmann had some major wins — including a run to the Final 16 in the 2014 World Cup — but was never able to bring consistent success. The men’s chances of making the 2018 World Cup are now in serious peril, and U.S. Soccer is now reportedly turning to former coach Bruce Arena for the revival mission.

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