Landon Donovan

'Special' Neymar leads Brazil back to their roots

One game, one win and already the beautiful game is back. Brazil – led for the first time by their new coach Mano Menezes – beat the United States 2-0 in New Jersey on Tuesday night. That was enough for some to herald the return of the Joga Bonito.

Mancini eyes Donovan as Manchester City seek to continue spending

Manchester City hope to continue their summer spending spree by bringing the United States international Landon Donovan to Eastlands. The club have already signed David Silva, Yaya Touré and Jerome Boateng for more than £60m and have now targeted the LA Galaxy winger, who had a good World Cup after impressing during a loan spell at Everton last season.

US reveals Beckham is texting with the enemy

Some of of the United States players consider David Beckham a more welcome part of their lives than others. "He's a Capello spy," joked Landon Donovan earlier this week when dismissing suggestions the two of them might be communicating but the traffic of texts between Beckham and Oguchi Onyewu, Bob Bradley's gargantuan central defender, have continued apace this week.

More headlines