Blake Lovell

Twitter Accounts Every American Soccer Fan Should Follow

Aug 13, 2014 11:04 AM EST

Are you a fan of all-things American soccer? Are you also active on Twitter?

If you answered yes to the above questions, then you've come to the right place. There is no longer any doubt that soccer is set for major growth in America, which means you need to make sure that you are staying up to date when it comes to the important news and figures in American soccer.

That's why we're here to help you accomplish that. We've compiled the top Twitter accounts related to US soccer so that you can start keeping track of the best that the beautiful game has to offer in the states.

Be sure to bookmark this page, as more accounts will continue to be added to our list on a daily basis.

Happy following!

1. US

Hey, at least we got our shameless plug out of the way first, right?

2. American Outlaws

If you consider yourself a true American soccer fan, then you should be following the American Outlaws. It's that simple.  In case you had any doubts as to the American involvement in soccer going forward, this will quickly put those concerns to rest.

3. Ted Westervelt

You aren't going to get any shortage of opinions from this account. Ted speaks his mind on soccer reform in the United States, and always has a ton of interesting discussions going on every single day.

4. USAprospects

This account is about what you expect it would be. There's a ton of information here on future American prospects.

5. Sunil Gulati

The U.S. Soccer Federation President is pretty active and has a lot of good national team-related material.

6. Grant Wahl

A no-brainer here as the Sports Illustrated senior writer always provides a ton of great info on the beautiful game. He's my choice for best sports journalist follow on Twitter.

7. U.S. Soccer

Everything that you need to know about the U.S. Men's National Team in one single account. 

8. U.S. Soccer WNT

Everything that you need to know about the U.S. Women's National Team in one single account.

9. Alexi Lalas

Some American fans like Lalas' analysis, and some don't. Either way, he is dedidated to helping soccer grow in America, so he's certainly worth the follow for that.

10. Hope Solo

One of the greatest women's soccer players in US history. No further explanation needed.

11. Alex Morgan

The future of American women's soccer is very active and even has Q&A's on occasion.

12. Steve Davis

Outstanding American soccer writer that dishes out a ton of great knowledge.

13. NASL

The official account for the North American Soccer League has a ridiculous amount of photos and fantastic content.

14. Major League Soccer

A pretty obvious one. All MLS, all the time.

15. Landon Donovan

With the American legend set to retire after this season, we have a feeling that you'll be seeing a lot more of him in Twitter world.

What are some of your favorite American soccer Twitter accounts? Have suggestions on accounts that should be added to our list? Let us know your Twitter choices in the comments section below!