U.S. men's national team

U.S. players like their chances at Estadio Azteca

August 10, 2009
By Jeff Carlisle, ESPNsoccernet
If it seems like last February's World Cup qualifier between the United States and Mexico happened in another lifetime, it's because in soccer terms, it did. On that stormy night in Columbus, the U.S. was brimming with confidence while El Tri was in disarray. Ahead of Wednesday's return encounter in Mexico City, the Yanks find themselves with a bit more swagger following their run to the final of the Confederations Cup. But they will also be facing a very different Mexico side at the Estadio Azteca.
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