The 28-year-old outside back was robbed at gunpoint last Friday, won a Mexican league title on Sunday, and now is in Philadelphia with the U.S. national team.
Many signs point toward Union sporting director Earnie Stewart's getting the job as U.S. men's national team general manager, but the deal is not done.
No matter how hard one tries, it's often impossible to keep politics out of sports. It's especially true in soccer. Will it happen in the World Cup vote?
"Not one federation president has said to me, 'We are not going to support you because of who your president is in Washington,' " Cordeiro tells the Inquirer and Daily News.
Four years ago, Julian Green was the latest phenom. Then he fell off the radar. Now he's back with the national team for the first time since 2016.
Union sporting director Earnie Stewart is the "likely favorite" for the newly created position.
Most kids in the well-off suburb of St. Louis where Josh Sargent grew up probably don't have to choose their career paths until they're in college. Sargent had to do it at age 17.
The 19-year-old midfielder scored in his first game for the national team, a 1-1 tie at Portugal in November.
Eleven observations on the Union and other headlines from the local soccer scene, including a superb goal by Carli Lloyd.
The average age of the U.S. men's soccer team players who've come to Philadelphia this week is just 22. Almost all of those players have played just a handful of games for the senior national team.
Hershey native Christian Pulisic will play for the national team in his home state for the first time.
Marcus Epps, Borek Dockal, Ilsinho and Keegan Rosenberry all scored goals in the team's best performance of the season.
The stages keep getting bigger for Auston Trusty, and the 19-year-old Media native keeps growing along with them.