Clint Dempsey

  • World Cup 2014: Dempsey, Brooks give US 2-1 win over Ghana June 17, 2014

    Natal: After 90 brutal minutes of end-to-end action, the Americans emerged with a thrilling 2-1 win over Ghana. US fans were screaming for revenge Monday after the Black Stars eliminated the Americans from the last two Cups. They got it. At a price. Clint Dempsey scored a shocking goal a half-minute...
  • Fulham complete loan for Clint Dempsey December 25, 2013

    TUKWILA, Washington: United States captain Clint Dempsey will be returning to Fulham on a two-month loan from the Seattle Sounders. Dempsey passed a medical test with the Cottagers last week, and the loan was completed Tuesday. No dates were announced for when Dempsey would join Fulham or return to Seattle. But...
  • Dempsey returns to Fulham on two-month loan deal December 25, 2013

    London: United States forward Clint Dempsey is rejoining Fulham on loan for two months from Major League Soccer's Seattle Sounders, the struggling Premier League club said on its website on Tuesday. The 30-year-old, who can play as a deep-lying striker or in midfield, returns to Craven Cottage having previously joined the...
  • Clint Dempsey set for a return to Fulham on loan December 20, 2013

    London: Fulham manager Rene Meulensteen says United States striker Clint Dempsey has undergone a medical test and is set to return to the club on loan. Dempsey scored 50 goals in 184 league matches for Fulham from 2007-12 but left for Tottenham before moving to the Seattle Sounders in August. The 30-year-old...
  • Clint Dempsey joins MLS side Seattle Sounders August 4, 2013

    London: Clint Dempsey's six-year spell in English football has come to an end after Tottenham announced on Saturday that the club had reached an agreement with Major League Soccer to transfer the United States forward to Seattle Sounders. Dempsey was introduced as the newest designated player for the Sounders on Saturday...
  • Clint Dempsey set to sign for MLS side Seattle Sounders August 3, 2013

    Seattle: Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid has failed to hose down speculation he is chasing Tottenham forward Clint Dempsey, reports soccerway.com. Reports in the British media had claimed Dempsey was in the United States on Friday to speak to Everton about a possible move away from Tottenham but speculation had...
  • Belgium thrash US 4-2 in Cleveland friendly May 30, 2013

    Cleveland: Christian Benteke scored two goals in the second half and Marouane Fellaini had another, leading Belgium to a 4-2 thrashing of the United States on Wednesday night in an international friendly the Americans hoped would get them ready for upcoming World Cup qualifiers. Boasting a strong roster with 10 players...
  • Clint Dempsey fires Spurs to 2-1 victory over Stoke City May 12, 2013

    London: Clint Dempsey scored the tying goal on a sliding shot into an empty net from 30 yards, then crossed to Emmanuel Adebayor for the a goal-ahead in the 83rd minute to lead Tottenham over Stoke 2-1 Sunday and into fourth place in the Premier League. Steven Nzonzi gave Stoke the...
  • Tottenham feeling the heat in chase for fourth: Dempsey April 9, 2013

    London: Tottenham Hotspur forward Clint Dempsey says there has been a tense atmosphere at the Premier League club in recent weeks as they pursue a top four spot and a chance to qualify for next season's Champions League. Spurs have been in the hunt for third place all season but lost...
  • World Cup qualifiers: Americans beat Costa Rica 1-0 in storm March 24, 2013

    Commerce City: Soft snow started falling, and then kept getting heavier as the night progressed. From the start of Friday's World Cup qualifier, the lines on the field were covered. As the game wore on, even the Americans in their white home uniforms became hard to see. And then in...
  • Clint Dempsey's goal gives US 1-0 win over Costa Rica March 23, 2013

    Colorado: In a heavy snow storm at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, the United States battled to a 1-0 win over Costa Rica with Clint Dempsey's 16th minute goal securing the victory in the CONCACAF World Cup qualifier on Friday. The decision of US to try and gain an advantage...
  • Ferguson frustrated as United title charge cools January 21, 2013

    London: Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson was left to rue his side's unusual late generosity and a controversial refereeing decision as his side's Premier League title charge was slowed by a snowy 1-1 draw at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday. So often seen celebrating last-gasp goals like a schoolboy, Ferguson watched as...
  • Dempsey leaves Fulham to join Tottenham September 1, 2012

    London: Tottenham has signed U.S. international Clint Dempsey from fellow Premier League club Fulham, sealing the deal shortly before Friday's transfer deadline. Both London clubs confirmed the deal for the 29-year-old attacking midfielder on their websites. Dempsey had refused to play for Fulham this season ahead of a widely expected move to...
  • Dempsey refuses to play for Fulham anymore August 18, 2012

    London: United States international Clint Dempsey has refused to play for Fulham and is seeking a transfer to a Champions League team, the Premier League club's coach Martin Jol said Friday. Dempsey was linked to Liverpool last month after Reds coach Brendan Rodgers admitted during a preseason tour of the U.S....