Make or break match for U-23s
February 9, 2004
By Marc Connolly
Beat Mexico on Tuesday night, and move on to the Olympics in August. Lose to the Mexicans, and buy your own tickets to the Athens Games this summer. As fans.
It would mark the first time the U.S. hasn't qualified for the Olympics since 1976. (The Rick Davis-led team in 1980 qualified for the Moscow Games, but didn't get to play since the U.S. boycotted the Summer Olympics entirely.)
After a year-and-a-half ...