Despite a horrendous playing surface, the US limped away from Havana on Friday with a 2-0 victory thanks to goals from Chris Wondolowski and Julian Green. In a region notorious for poor playing surfaces, Friday’s game against Cuba took the cake with dead patches and bumps everywhere (there was also no running water in the stadium, so three cheers for Communism). Now the US has a quick turnaround as they prepare to play their second of two friendlies, this one against New Zealand.
Havana (AFP) – The United States warmed up for their looming World Cup qualifying clash with Mexico with a 2-0 friendly victory over Cuba, only the third time in history the two nations have met on Cuban soil. Chris Wondolowski in ...
Chris Wondolowski and Julian Green scored for the United States men in their first exhibition game in Cuba in 69 years.