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Clint Dempsey Biography

Clinton Drew "Clint" Dempsey is an American footballer who plays for Tottenham Hotspur and the United States national team. Dempsey grew up playing for one of the top youth soccer clubs in the state, the Dallas Texans, before playing for Furman University's men's football team. In 2004, Dempsey was integrated into the starting lineup. During his time with the club, he has appeared in 71 matches and scored 25 goals. Dempsey played for Premier League team Fulham from 2007 to 2012 and is adjudged the club's highest Premier League goal scorer of all time. Dempsey also played for the United States at the 2003 FIFA World Youth Championship in the United Arab Emirates. He made his first appearance with the senior team on November 17, 2004, against Jamaica. He was a part of the the squad for the 2006 World Cup and scored the team's only goal of the tournament. Another one of his achievement include scoring the fastest goal in U.S. World Cup qualifying history by scoring after 53 seconds of an eventual 8–0 defeat of Barbados. He later beat his own record in 2012 scoring just 36 seconds into a 1-2 qualifying loss at Jamaica. Dempsey became the first American player to score a hat-trick in the English Premier League, in the 5–2 win over Newcastle United in January 2012  

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Regaining lost momentum amidst finding a solution is U.S. Soccer's biggest challenge post-mortem
Regaining lost momentum amidst finding a solution is U.S. Soccer's biggest challenge post-mortem
Breaking down the future of U.S. Men's Soccer.
Copa America 2016: USA Men's National Team - The other success story of the tournament
Copa America 2016: USA Men's National Team - The other success story of the tournament
The 'Soccer' playing nation is finally emerging from the shadows and the Copa America Centenario 2016 was an indication of the same.
Copa America 2016: A look at the final four teams
Copa America 2016: A look at the final four teams
Taking a look at each of the semi-finalists of the Copa America 2016 and how they can book their place in the final.
Copa America 2016: USA 2-1 Ecuador - 5 talking points
Copa America 2016: USA 2-1 Ecuador - 5 talking points
The hosts beat Ecuador 2-1 to reach the last 4 in a nervy contest with both sides getting reduced to 10-men.
Copa America 2016: USMNT pull off incredible 2-1 win over Ecuador with Clint Dempsey starring
Copa America 2016: USMNT pull off incredible 2-1 win over Ecuador with Clint Dempsey starring
Goals from Clint Dempsey and Gyasi Zardes sealed it for Jurgen Klinsmann as they head into the semi-finals.
Copa America 2016: Colombia 2-3 Costa Rica - 5 Talking Points
Copa America 2016: Colombia 2-3 Costa Rica - 5 Talking Points
Colombia were stunned 3-2 by Costa Rica in the final group game as USA finish as the leaders. Here's what we learned from the match:
Copa America 2016: Matchday 5 - 5 talking points
Copa America 2016: Matchday 5 - 5 talking points
Five talking points as the USA romped to a 4-0 win over Costa Rica, whereas Colombia saw off Paraguay.
Copa America Centenario 2016: Colombia defeat hosts USA 2-0 in the tournament opener
Copa America Centenario 2016: Colombia defeat hosts USA 2-0 in the tournament opener
First half goals from Zapata and Rodriguez hand Colombia an easy win
USA Copa America 2016 Predicted Lineup: Probable Starting 11 for the USMNT
USA Copa America 2016 Predicted Lineup: Probable Starting 11 for the USMNT
Here's looking at the starting XI that could excite and entertain the American audiences in the Copa America Centenario
US grab key win over Guatemala
US grab key win over Guatemala
Clint Dempsey and Geoff Cameron scored first-half goals for the US.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo urged by MLS stars to join them in the US
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo urged by MLS stars to join them in the US
The MLS is growing in stature year on year with many big names making the move in recent times
Gerrard and Lampard to feature in MLS all-star game without kicking a ball in MLS
Gerrard and Lampard to feature in MLS all-star game without kicking a ball in MLS
The English midfield duo has been chosen as the MLS Commissioner's picks
Video: Clint Dempsey gets sent off for tearing referee's notebook
Video: Clint Dempsey gets sent off for tearing referee's notebook
Clint Dempsey shown red card for tearing referee's notebook.
10 hobbies of football stars that will surprise you
10 hobbies of football stars that will surprise you
Football the way it’s played nowadays, is an intense business and the players definitely need some off time to relax. This is where a hobby come ...
Top 10 American players in FIFA 15
Top 10 American players in FIFA 15
Having already discussed about the best young players in the game, we now look at the top 10 American players in FIFA 15 after the impressive display ...
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