#WNSTSweet16 — The best 16 American soccer players ever

June 17, 2014 | Drew Forrester

1. Landon Donovan

The all-time leading goal-scorer in U.S. history, Donovan has been somewhat of a polarizing figure for the American side over the last decade, but the stats don’t lie — he’s the best player this country has ever developed.

All you have to do is watch this video clip of his 57 goals.  No player in U.S. history has impacted the American sport like Donovan has over the last fourteen-plus years.