It didn’t matter which squad the Americans ran out against Mexico as they once again collapsed when the lights shone brightest, and at the worst possible time with a national audience. Jamie Trecker breaks down the final.
“Look at anybody in the United States and this loss has to anger you. If you are an American and are not ticked off, something is wrong with you. It’s an anger we can bring with us on Aug. 12.” — U.S. striker Brian Ching on the final defeat to Mexico.
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American players felt the sting of their lopsided final loss to Mexico.