Lack of finishing doesn't hurt yet

August 18, 2005
By Jeff Carlisle
If you're Bruce Arena, there is plenty that is right with the world on Thursday morning. After Wednesday night's 1-0 win over Trinidad and Tobago, your U.S. National Team is a mortal lock to qualify for the World Cup finals next summer in Germany. The patchwork defense, which saw Eddie Lewis do a pretty fair impersonation of a left back, performed solidly. And despite fading a bit in the second half, the U.S. midfield controlled much of the match.

So what is there to be worried about? ...

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