Refreshed and raring to go

August 16, 2005
By Frank Dell'Apa
The Gold Cup was John O'Brien's cure and Claudio Reyna's poison. O'Brien played his way back into the U.S. national team, and Reyna stayed out of harm's way training with Manchester City.

The result is O'Brien and Reyna will be paired in the midfield -- for the first time since the 2002 World Cup -- when the United States meets Trinidad & Tobago at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Conn., on Wednesday.

Talk about lack of continuity. O'Brien has been struggling with leg injuries ...

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