Clint Dempsey's club Seattle Sounders confirmed that the 33-year-old footballer would be sidelined from this weekend's Major League Soccer clash with the Portland Timbers in Oregon
USA beat Ecuador 2-1 to enter Copa America semi-finals. Clint Dempsey and Gyasi Zardes scored for the winners
Clint Dempsey scored for the United States as they defeated Paraguay to enter the quarter-finals of the 2016 Copa America
Clint Dempsey scored his 50th international goal as United States bounced back from their 2-0 loss to Colombia in the opening game to trounce Costa Rica 4-0 in the 2016 Copa America.
Clint Dempsey will miss the next three Seattle Sounders matches in Major League Soccer. Dempsey tore up the referee's notepad in a 3-1 loss to Portland in the US Open Cup.
Silvestre Varela netted in the final minute of stoppage time as Portugal secured a 2-2 draw with the United States to earn one crucial point.
The 30-year-old, who plays for the Seattle Sounders in the MLS, spent five and a half seasons at Craven Cottage in his first spell after signing in January 2007 from New England Revolution.
Dempsey scored 50 goals in 184 league matches for Fulham from 2007-12. He left for Tottenham before moving to the Seattle Sounders in August.
The London club have removed Gareth Bale's photo from the home page of their official Twitter account.
Dempsey, the US national team captain, joined Spurs from Fulham last year for
Jermain Defoe got on the scoresheet on the stroke of half-time, added his second in the 54th minute and completed his hat-trick 10 minutes before time.
Tottenham striker Dempsey netted his 34th and 35th international goals in his 96th appearance for the USA, moving past Eric Wynalda into second on the all-time US scoring list, 14 shy of Landon Donovan's record.
Venezuelan defender Amorebieta spent eight years at Bilbao and has signed a four-year contract with Fulham, while Ghana international Boateng arrives from Ukrainian club Dnipro on an initial one-year deal.
A 2-1 victory over Stoke City lifted Tottenham into fourth place, the last qualifying position for the Champions League; two points ahead of Arsenal, who face FA Cup winners Wigan Athletic on Tuesday.
In the early minutes of trade, the shares, listed on the US Nasdaq exchange by the club's US owners last year, were off 4.1 percent to $18.01.
The English club has not only posted the match dates on its website, but also opened the ticket windows for the matches. According to the club, matches at Craven Cottage are open to fans and tickets are available online.
City had taken the lead through Samir Nasri in the fifth minute but Spurs staged a remarkable late comeback through goals from Clint Dempsey, Jermain Defoe and Bale, who had missed the last two games through injury.
The club have have won only eight times at home this year compared to nine victories on the road. Dempsey expects the battle for the top four places to go right down to the end of the season and, despite their recent wobble, he is hopeful Spurs can hold their nerve.