U.S. U-23s beat Canada to secure Olympic berth

March 20, 2008
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Jozy Altidore taking fouls and Freddy Adu handling the free kicks. That's a winning combination and a big reason why the Americans are going to the Olympics yet again.



Adu scored twice on free kicks, and the U.S. Under-23 team earned an Olympic berth Thursday night by beating Canada 3-0 in the CONCACAF qualifying semifinals. Sacha Klejstan also scored in a victory that gave the Americans their seventh berth in eight Olympics dating to 1980, with 2004 the ...

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