U.S. forwards need to step up against Guatemala

August 18, 2008
By Ives Galarcep, Special to ESPNsoccernet
Anyone thinking that winning a World Cup qualifier in Guatemala should be easy for the U.S. national team doesn't know his history.

The Americans have made four trips to Central America for qualifiers against Guatemala (one of which was played in El Salvador), have made eight total trips to Guatemala for games and have come back with exactly one victory. That lone win was in a friendly in 1988, with none other than Jeff Agoos scoring the game winner in the 1-0 triumph.

That ...

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