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Gold Cup: U.S. rolls into semi-finals Video

ESPN.com news services | July, 16 2013

BALTIMORE -- The passes were sharp, the defense sound and the goals plentiful. The United States couldn't have played much better, and the timing could not have been more perfect. Clarence Goodson and Joe Corona scored during an eight-minute sp...

Jimenez puts Mexico in Gold Cup semis

Associated Press | July, 20 2013

ATLANTA -- Mexico coach Jose Manuel De La Torre knows there's only so much he can do to please his critics. More from ESPNFC Saturday's performance wasn't one that convinced many that El Tri ca...

Shea's goal lifts U.S. over Costa Rica Video

Associated Press | July, 16 2013

    EAST HARTFORD, Conn. -- Brek Shea didn't expect to get off the bench Tuesday night. When he did, he grabbed the role of hero for the United States. Shea, who struggled in an earlier Gold Cup appearance, scored his first inter...

U.S. game makes soccer king in Cuba

September, 5 2008

Light on talent and with little soccer tradition, Cuba almost certainly won't make the 2010 World Cup.

U.S. men prepare for historic game in Cuba

September, 4 2008

The Stars and Stripes was among a line of flags flying in front of the U.S. soccer team's hotel on the Cuban capital's storied seaside Malecon boulevard Thursday night.

Cuban team start with 10 men after defections

March, 14 2008

Cuba's Olympic team took to the field with only 10 men on Thursday after up to seven players defected. Cuba held Honduras for 69 minutes before goals from Sanchez and Thomas.

Cuban team start with 10 men after defections

March, 13 2008

Cuba's Olympic soccer team took to the field with only 10 men on Thursday after up to seven of their players defected.

Coach Fanz happy with Cuban fitness levels

March, 7 2008

Cuba's new soccer coach Reinhold Fanz says his team is very fit but needs to improve tactically to have a chance of qualifying for the World Cup finals.

Cuban player starts defection process

July, 13 2005

A Cuban soccer player in town for two CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer matches has started the process to defect to the United States, immigration officials said Wednesday.

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