Granted, Spain is the best team in the world. But they made team USA look like a high school squad, effortlessly weaving through our pathetic 4-4-2 yesterday.
After an average performance last year, we certainly aren’t getting any better this year. After the game, Tim Howard said, ”If we win the Gold Cup in a couple of weeks, nobody will remember this.”
Yes, winning Gold Cup will take the sting out. But it’s obvious USA are still no match for elite soccer powers like Spain.
Next up: USA play Canada to open the Gold Cup on June 7, 8 pm Easter (Fox Soccer Channel)