U.S. versus Brazil
Second-half stumble against Brazil haunts U.S.
June 28, 2009
By Luke Cyphers
They finished second because of a second-rate second half.
The Americans cruised, yes, cruised, to a 2-0 lead over Brazil, the first time in their history they'd scored two goals in the first half against the world power. But they saw a chance for their first-ever international title slip away after intermission, when they were outgunned and outmanned ...