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Chris Wondolowski

A general view of an entrance to Levi's Stadium. (CBS)

Levi’s Stadium Ready For Its Closeup: Earthquakes-Sounders Match To Test Transit, Parking

The stadium is built, the ribbon-cutting is history, the trial runs are done, and now Levi’s Stadium is set for its first official sporting event Saturday evening.

08/01/2014

Chris Wondolowski of the United States  (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Wondolowski Back With Quakes After World Cup Run With Team USA

San Jose Earthquakes Striker Chris Wondolowski returned to practice with the team Friday after appearing in two games during the World Cup for Team USA.

07/04/2014

Chris Wondolowski of the United States misses a chance against Thibaut Courtois of Belgium during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Danville’s Chris Wondolowski ‘Gutted’ After Missing Scoring Chance At World Cup

DANVILLE (CBS SF) – San Jose Earthquakes striker Chris Wondolowski narrowly missed on his chance to score one of the biggest goals in recent U.S. Soccer history Monday, and he appears to be blaming himself […]

07/02/2014

Chris Wondolowski #9 of the USA celebrates his first goal of the match with Kyle Beckerman #6 in the first half of their international friendly match against the Korea Republic at StubHub Center on February 1, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The USA defeated the Korea Republic 2-0. (Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

No ‘Wondo’ In Starting Lineup For Team USA Vs. Germany

Danville native Chris Wondolowski will have to wait for another day to crack his first lineup for a World Cup match after being bypassed by Head Coach Jurgen Klinsmann for the start against Germany Thursday.

06/26/2014

Chris Wondolowski of the United States  (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

USA Soccer World Cup Profile: Forward Chris Wondolowski

Chris Wondolowski is an American who currently plays as a striker for the San Jose Earthquakes from the MLS and for the United States Men’s National Team.

06/25/2014

Forward Chris Wondolowski (L) enters the World Cup match  between USA and Portugal for forward Clint Dempsey. (ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Earthquake Wondolowski Cheered As National Hero By Kiowa Tribe During 1st Appearance For US Team

Wondolowski was born in Danville and plays Major League Soccer for San Jose’s earthquakes, but traces his family roots to the Kiowa tribe of Oklahoma through his mother’s side. He even formally joined the tribe as at age 12 under the name “Bau Daigh,” meaning “warrior coming over the hill.” On Sunday, his fellow Kiowa were watching from a gathering at their headquarters in Carnegie, Oklahoma as team USA took on Portugal.

06/23/2014

A San Jose Earthquakes fan shows his support for the team. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

World Cup, Wondolowski, New Stadium Create ‘Perfect Storm Of Soccer Interest’ For San Jose Earthquakes

The World Cup and Team USA’s participation in the tournament is coming just at the right time for the San Jose Earthquakes.

06/17/2014

Chris Wondolowski #19 of the United States celebrates scoring. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Earthquakes Star Wondolowski’s Team USA Play Is Source Of Pride For Native American Tribe

Bay Area soccer fans were thrilled to see Danville-born Chris Wondolowski crack the team USA roster for World Cup 2014 in Brazil, but the San Jose Earthquakes star is perhaps even more popular in the Lawton, Oklahoma area – home of Kiowa Nation.

06/16/2014

Chris Wondolowski #19 of the United States celebrates scoring. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Father, Coach React To Danville’s Chris Wondolowski’s Selection To U.S. World Cup Team

For John Wondolowski, news of his son Chris Wondolowski’s invitation to join Team USA for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil is still sinking in.

05/27/2014

US men's national team striker Chris Wondolowski jumps for the ball during a practice session at Candlestick Park in San Francisco on May 25, 2014 on the eve of the US team's 2014 World Cup preparation friendly against Azerbaijan. AFP PHOTO/JOSH EDELSON (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Men’s Soccer Warms Up At Candlestick Park Before World Cup In Brazil

he U.S. Men’s National Soccer team is scheduled to play the first of three warm-up matches at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park Tuesday night before next month’s World Cup.

05/26/2014

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