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Chicharito: 'God has given us another chance' Video

ESPN staff | October, 16 2013

While most of the Mexican media bashed El Tri endlessly for its 2-1 loss to Costa Rica Tuesday, striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez and coach Victor Manuel Vucetich remained optimistic about international playoff qualifying after the b...

U.S. win saves Mexico's World Cup hopes

ESPN Staff | October, 15 2013

One minute away from failing to qualify for the 2014 World Cup, Mexico received some unlikely help from their rivals to the north. • Bennett: The U.S. keeps Mexico's World Cup hopes alive • Carlisle: Breaking down t...

U.S. names Altidore captain; Castillo starts Video

Associated Press | October, 15 2013

Jozy Altidore was picked to captain the U.S. national team for the first time in Tuesday night's World Cup qualifier at Panama. The 23-year-old forward, who plays for Sunderland, takes over from goalkeeper Tim Howard, who was captain for Friday's v...

Klinsmann: Dempsey must earn spot Video

Roger Bennett | October, 15 2013

U.S. national team captain Clint Dempsey has been given no guarantees that he has a secure spot on the 2014 World Cup team, coach Jurgen Klinsmann said Tuesday. "There is no guarantee for anyone," Klinsmann said. "Clint threw hims...

Costa Rica manager blasts Mexico readiness Video

Rafael Ramos | October, 15 2013

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- Costa Rica manager Jorge Luis Pinto isn't taking anything for granted but is merciless in his analysis of the Mexico national team ahead of Tuesday's match. "We will be facing a sick and shattered team," he said, adding t...

U.S. drops injured Donovan, Jones Video

Associated Press | October, 12 2013

CHICAGO -- Midfielders Landon Donovan and Jermaine Jones were dropped from the U.S. roster for Tuesday's final World Cup qualifier at Panama because of injuries, and goalkeeper Tim Howard and defender Matt Besler were allowed to return to their cl...

Jimenez bicycle kick saves Mexico vs. Panama Video

Associated Press | October, 11 2013

MEXICO CITY -- Raul Jimenez scored on a spectacular 16-yard bicycle kick in the 85th minute -- four minutes after Mexico had allowed a tying goal -- and El Tri beat Panama 2-1 Friday night at Azteca to revive its hopes to qualify for its sixth str...

CONCACAF: Jimenez stunner keeps Mexico alive

October, 11 2013

A last-gasp scissor-kick goal from Raul Jimenez gave Mexico a 2-1 win over Panama to keep their World Cup qualifying hopes alive. Mexico needed a victory to maintain their chances of progressing directly from the CONCACAF qualifying zone and m...

Zusi, Altidore lead U.S. past Jamaica Video

Associated Press | October, 11 2013

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Jurgen Klinsmann knew that Graham Zusi wanted to play for the United States in front of his fans, so he told the Sporting Kansas City midfielder at halftime to be ready to enter the fray. • Carlisle: USMNT player grades...

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