Former U.S. international Herculez Gomez explains how nepotism could have played a part in the appointment of Gregg Berhalter as USMNT coach.
U.S. Soccer announced on Tuesday that the United States will play Panama in a Jan. 27 friendly (8 p.m. ET on ESPN2) in Glendale, Arizona, that will be the first match in charge for new head coach Gregg Berhalter.
Berhalter, 45, was introduced to the media at an event in New York City on Tuesday and said he was "honored and humbled" to be taking over the job.
The former Columbus Crew manager will oversee the U.S.'s annual winter camp beginning on Jan. 7 in Chula Vista, California — the first time…