Altidore gave what might be the quote of the year.
USA 2 – El Salvador 0 The ongoing Gold Cup has already seen some controversy, about the involvement of former Chelsea midfielder Florent Malouda in the French Guiana side. See: Chelsea old boy Florent Malouda turns the Gold Cup into a farce. On Wednesday, El Salavdor Henry Romero left his mark on the competition and […]
Jozy Altidore could not believe what occurred: El Salvador defender Henry Romero bit the back of his left shoulder, then twisted his nipple.
This isn't good sportsmanship, not even close
Philadelphia (AFP) – The United States overcame a battling display from El Salvador to advance to a CONCACAF Gold Cup semi-final showdown with Costa Rica here Wednesday. First-half goals from defenders Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj secured a hard-fought quarter-final win for the hosts, who are chasing their first Gold Cup title since 2013. Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA — Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj scored late in the first half and the United States beat El Salvador 2-0 on Wednesday night in an ugly CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal during which defender Henry Romero appeared to first bite Jozy Altidore on the back of a shoulder and then pull the American forward’s nipple. […]
The game was marred by a nasty incident involving a player appearing to bite Jozy Altidore.
Jozy Altidore appeared to be bitten by an El Salvador defender in the Americans’ victory, which sent them to the semifinals of the tournament.
The U.S. has advanced far but hasn't looked the part
Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj scored late in the first half and the U.S. beat El Salvador 2-0 in a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal in which Henry Romero appeared to bite Jozy Altidore on the back of a shoulder and pull the American forward's nipple
PHILADELPHIA — Several familiar faces rejoined the U.S. men’s national team lineup Wednesday, a fresh injection of experience and resolve for the final, week-long sprint toward the CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer title. With a mix of newcomers and holdovers, the Americans needed almost one half to find their bearings before striking twice in a five-minute […]
The U.S. is heading to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup for the ninth straight time, riding first-half goals from Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj to a chippy 2-0 win over El Salvador on Wednesday. The U.S., unbeaten in 12 games under coach Bruce Arena, will play Costa Rica on Saturday in Arlington,...
What just happened? El Salvador player bites,nippletwits Jozy Altidore. That is a real sentence. pic.twitter.com/kHVqBukW5B — Troy Machir (@TroyMachir) July 20, 2017 In a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal between the United States Men’s national team and El Salvador, things got chippy, to say they least. Show More Summary
Two defenders found the back of the net for the Americans, while El Salvador turned to nipple-twisting and biting. Wednesday’s Gold Cup quarterfinal between the United States men’s national team and El Salvador was not a great soccer contest, but it was certainly an entertaining spectacle. Show More Summary
U.S. coach Bruce Arena changed all 11 starters for the second straight game, inserting forwards Clint Dempsey and Jozy Altidore into the lineup for a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal against El Salvador
The U.S. is a win away from the semifinals
Five stars return for the Americans ahead of the Gold Cup quarterfinals. So far, the United States men’s national team has struggled in the Gold Cup. The team drew against Panama, barely defeated Martinique, then only got the goal against Nicaragua that they needed to win the group at the last minute. Show More Summary
The USMNT need to step up their game in the Gold Cup knockout rounds. The CONCACAF Gold Cup has finally reached the knockout stages, and the United States are looking at a good path to the competition’s final in California — but to get...Show More Summary
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch USA vs. El Salvador in the Gold Cup quarterfinal, you’ve come to the right place. After finishing atop Group B in the group stage of the Gold Cup, the US Men’s National Team faces El Salvador in the quarter-final tonight. Show More Summary