U.S. U-20s vs. Cameroon

Rongen's changes bear fruit as U.S. routs Cameroon

September 29, 2009
By Brent Latham
SUEZ, Egypt -- It was like day and night.

The Americans' second match at the FIFA Under-20 World Cup kicked off after nightfall in Suez, and the Americans shined under the lights in Egypt, thrashing Cameroon 4-1 to erase the unpleasant memories of their opening loss Saturday afternoon against Germany, and put themselves in the thick of things in their group.

"Our team responded well to a disappointing opening game against Germany," said American coach Thomas Rongen. "We showed ...

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