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USMNT job would interest Earthquakes' coach Matias Almeyda

Eric Wynalda's late heroics led San Jose Clash past D.C. United in the inaugural MLS match on April 6, 1996.

San Jose Earthquakes head coach Matias Almeyda would one day like to manage the United States men's national team if the chance came about.

The Argentine has stated regularly that he would jump at the opportunity to manage his home country or the Mexican national team, but after a full season in MLS with the Quakes, he'd also be interested in coaching the USMNT.

"Obviously I'd love to [manage the USMNT], coaching a national team is the maximum that can happen to a coach ... and above all the...

Wynalda and Donovan, both USMNT and MLS icons of the past, are now managerial rivals in the USL

United States and MLS legends Eric Wynalda and Landon Donovan have played big parts in the story of soccer in the United States. They were both star strikers in their day: Wynalda scored the winning goal in the first MLS match 25 seasons ago, while Donovan has been on six league championship-winning teams and even had the league MVP trophy named after him. Wynalda and Donovan both featured on three World Cup squads for the U.S. but never played together though they've already met in their post-playing...