China fails to test the U.S.

June 2, 2007
By Jeff Carlisle, ESPNsoccernet
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- As far as dress rehearsals go, the United States' 4-1 dismantling of China couldn't have gone any better. Four goals are a welcome sight in any match, and the American defense looked composed for most of the game. Yet with the Gold Cup looming, one question still remains: Has the U.S. attack reached the point at which it can consistently pry open the packed defenses that they will undoubtedly encounter during the month of June?

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