U.S. vs. Mexico

U.S. makes history in Mexico

August 14, 2012
By Jeff Carlisle

MEXICO CITY -- On a night when everything about Mexico's recent history was celebrated, the U.S. men's national team crashed the party and made history of its own instead.

Riding some tough, organized defending, stellar goalkeeping from Tim Howard, as well Michael Orozco Fiscal's second-half goal, the U.S. claimed an historic 1-0 victory over its longtime rival, its first in 25 attempts.

The result will no doubt spark debate about whether the much vaunted gap ...

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