As a cheat sheet to help make sense of it all, consider this a USMNT fallout edition of Good Soccer Reads.

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If things weren’t bleak enough for U.S. Soccer after the federation’s Black Saturday — when its U-23 team lost its chance at automatic Olympic qualification in the morning and the senior team fell to bitter rival Mexico later that night — they certainly look that way now.

It’s only Tuesday, but Jurgen Klinsmann has already publicly accused one of his best players, Fabian Johnson, of faking an injury late in the USMNT’s 3-2 loss, watching from afar as Johnson’s club team fired back and cranked up the temperature on his own hot seat another couple of degrees.

As a cheat sheet to help make sense of it all, consider this a USMNT fallout edition of Good Soccer Reads.

– Over at Sports Illustrated, Grant Wahl used his prominent platform to question Klinsmann’s suitability as U.S. coach. After all the Johnson drama, Wahl followed up to ask the obvious question: Why does Klinsmann keep throwing his players under the bus?

– Also at SI, Liviu Bird’s tactical breakdown broke the USMNT’s extra time defeat down to its nuts and bolts.

– As on-the-ground, big-picture recaps go, you could do far worse than Leander Schaerlaeckens’ breakdown for Yahoo! Sports. Make sure you read all the way to the end.

– Writing for Top Drawer Soccer, Will Parchman explains why U.S. Soccer’s problems go far beyond Klinsmann. In a similar vain, ESPNFC’s Jeff Carlisle wondered whether there are even viable alternatives to the USMNT’s aging core.

– In case your mood isn’t already dark enough, American Soccer Now’s Brian Sciaretta sums up all these developments under the headline U.S. Soccer’s Cupboard Is Bare and Its Future is Bleak.

– Though written with a wider lens than just this weekend’s fallout, Luis Miguel Echegaray’s thorough breakdown of high school soccer’s declining place in Klinsmann’s vision for U.S. Soccer is worth your time.