April 21, 2010
YOU CAN GO HOME AGAIN
Bradley to train U.S. MNT at his alma mater, Princeton
CHICAGO---So, you can go home again.
U.S. national coach Bob Bradley will direct the National Team in its pre-World Cup training camp at Princeton University, from which he graduated and coached in college, U.S. Soccer announced Wednesday afternoon.
Players and coaches will begin to report May 15 for the eight-day camp, with the first training session scheduled for May 17 at Roberts Field. All team training sessions will be closed to the public.
Training sessions usually will be opened for the final 15 minutes with media availability immediately following.
The U.S. Men's National Team will face two of the traditionally stronger teams from Europe in the Czech Republic and Turkey in the Send-Off Series prior to departing for South Africa and the World Cup.
The U.S. will meet the Czech Republic at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Conn. at 8 p.m. ET on May 25 before playing its final home tune-up match against Turkey in Philadelphia on May 29.
The game in Hartford will be broadcast live on ESPN and Galavision, while kickoff at Lincoln Financial Field is set for 2 p.m. ET, with ESPN2 and Galavision providing the television broadcast.