Turks rally after first-half deficit
June 19, 2003
Back on soccer's world stage after last year's quarterfinal finish in the World Cup, the Americans wasted a first-half lead and lost 2-1 to Turkey on Thursday night in their Confederations Cup opener.
``We played pretty poorly, probably didn't deserve to win,'' said Landon Donovan, who fed DaMarcus Beasley for the U.S. goal.
The United States, which dropped to 5-2-1 this ...