U.S. national team
Critical game ahead for U.S. against El Salvador
August 14, 2009
By Steve Davis
The U.S. national team's latest failed assault on Mt. Azteca was surely a buzzkill for U.S. fans, even if it did provide spectacular theater, as always.
For the American side, these tussles with El Tri south of the border are always like getting a bit of bad sushi: The results aren't pretty and the night doesn't turn out like you hoped, but you've learned something and the damage is hardly permanent. ...