The ASN Questionnaire
Sixteen essential questions designed to help you get to know the people behind the players.
The 2013 MLS Rookie of the Year talks about his earliest memories of soccer, the toughest opponents he has faced, and an inspiration quote from Tab Ramos.
The Sunderland striker discusses what it will take to elevate his game with the U.S. national team.
The youngest player ever to score for the U.S. national team wants to improve on that early success.
The newest member of the Philadelphia Union talks playing against Pirlo and disallowed World Cup goals.
RSL's young playmaker is a wizard with the ball at his feet. He's learning to turn that vision into production.
The veteran midfielder, now back with the Dynamo, talks about what he's learned from the game.
The potential future No. 1 netminder dishes on his hero and wearing the Stars and Stripes.
When the Philadelphia Union defender first played soccer at age three, he didn't take to it. But thanks to his dad he stuck with it.
The versatile defender-midfielder honed his game in Houston before jumping to Stoke. His star is rising.
It's not often that a professional, especially a young one, credits a peer with helping them develop the most as a player. But that's just how important Benji Joya has been to Daniel Cuevas.
The Los Angeles Galaxy striker, the team's youngest signing ever, reveres his Galaxy teammates and refers to Wayne Rooney as an "oldie."
Sporting KC's creative midfielder talks his first U.S. appearance and playing Manchester United.
The longtime Crew player, who has been in MLS forever, credits his dad for teaching him the game.
The Houston Dynamo striker discusses his big ambition, perseverance, Didier Drogba, and the toughest opponents he has lined up against.
The promising Philadelphia Union defender talks about the mental aspect of the game.
The Real Salt Lake veteran wants to win a Supporter's Shield before he retires. He opens up about that and more.
The well-travelled Texan, who signed with PSV Eindhoven at 19, shares some wisdom—and a fascinating alternative career revelation.
The new Chicago acquisition credits his thirst for knowledge of all things soccer for his success in the game.
The FC Dallas defender was inspired by Patrick Vieira and mesmerized by Kyle Martino. Here's a closer look at the person behind the player.
The netminder explains the importance of keeping on-the-field and off-the-field issues separate.
The Chicago Fire frontman opens up about his fleeting time with the U.S. men's national team and how he wants to be remembered by his peers.
Last year's MLS Rookie of the Year talks about the importance of his time at Louisville.
Brad Davis describes his unusual and slightly frightening first experience with the game of soccer and his growth as a professional player.
The German-American midfielder used to fall asleep on his way to training when playing on his first youth team. Safe to say he doesn't do that with Hoffenheim.
The strong, speedy winger can't wait to score his first goal for the American team. It's coming.
The Philadelphia Union winger started playing soccer in high school as a way to stay in shape, but that hasn't prevented him from developing a solid MLS career.
Kansas City's well-traveled player on worshipping Ronaldo and working with Habitat for Humanity.
D.C. United's emerging star on taking the field with Zlatan and putting all his eggs in one basket.
D.C. United's MLS Best XI winger opens up about hard work and moving from the West Coast.
Sporting Kansas City's strong striker talks growing up with a talented father, friendship, and faith.
The Mount Sinai, New York native dishes on his life at SønderjyskE and his USMNT dreams.
The longtime U.S. youth player looks back at where he's been and forward to where he's going.
19-year old Vancouver Whitecaps forward Omar Salgado talks about Lionel Messi and finishing last.
A great shot-stopper who has yet to feature for the U.S. national team, Kennedy focuses on hard work and humility.
The young Revolution attacker on idolizing Brian McBride and learning from Benny Feilhaber.
The creative midfielder dishes on his teammates at Tijuana and his surprise best friend in the game.
The speedy left back goes into detail about disappointment in Mexico and his first U.S. cap.
The two-way midfielder stars for Real Salt Lake and is carving out a niche on the U.S. national team.
San Jose's high-scoring forward never stops running. His effort brought him to the national team.
The consummate captain talks about the importance of a good attitude and trying to improve.
San Jose's high-scoring, outspoken striker talks NBA heroes and coaching at age five.
The forward is strong, physical, and fast, but can he make an impact on the international level?
The Green Bay native felt chills the first time he represented the U.S. Here is a closer look at the defender.
An agile finisher, the 2011 Rookie of the Year hopes to break into the full national team.
The New York Red Bulls defender is trying to fight his way back on to the Stars and Stripes.