Black & Gold Bullets: May 6

Tuesday's headlines around the soccer world

Ives Galarcep named sporting Director and Head Coach Gregg Berhalter “Coach of the Year” for the first quarter of the MLS season over at the Sporting News. Galarcep also named Crew midfielder Wil Trapp the runner-up for “Most Improved Player.” Read more of Galarcep’s accolades for the first quarter of the MLS season at Sporting News.

60 Minutes Sports took an inside look at the USMNT preparations for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in June. USMNT head coach Jürgen Klinsmann told the players that they need to be more aggressive when it comes time to play on the global stage in June. Hear what goalkeeper Tim Howard thinks of Klinsmann’s statement in a sneak peak of 60 Minutes Sports’ USMNT segment on MLSsoccer.com.

According to David DiGregorio of the Huffington Post, there’s a lot that Brazil can learn about hosting the World Cup by taking a look at South Africa’s 2010 World Cup. DiGregorio says Brazil needs to have accommodations for all and support for the game amongst others. Read what DiGregorio thinks Brazil should take from South Africa for the 2014 World Cup on Huffington Post.