2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup

Depleted U.S. faces tough test from Panama

July 16, 2009
GalarcepBy Ives Galarcep, Special to ESPN Soccernet
(Archive)
If coach Bob Bradley is going keep the U.S. national team's successful summer going, and if he is going to add another Gold Cup trophy to the trophy case, he will have to do so with a shell of the team he started the 2009 Gold Cup with.

From Charlie Davies to Benny Feilhaber, Steve Cherundolo to Michael Parkhurst, player after player has left the U.S. team to prepare for their European seasons, and the conga line of departure means when Bradley's team takes the field against Panama on ...

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