Beasley remembers past experiences in El Salvador

March 27, 2009
MIAMI SHORES, Fla. -- DaMarcus Beasley vividly remembers the first time he played a soccer match in El Salvador, in 1999 with the U.S. under-17 team.

"I was taking a corner kick, and one of the fans threw a dead chicken head at my foot, and I looked down, and I was like, 'Whoa," he recalled. "And the whole crowd started laughing. It was pretty crazy, but it's something you experience when you play in those countries."

Beasley and his teammates will be back in San Salvador on ...

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