Chris Wondolowski scored a first-half hat trick in a 6-1 victory for the U.S. men's national team over Belize in the opening round of the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Tuesday night.
Landon Donovan scored two goals in his return to the United States national team, and the Americans defeated Guatemala 6-0 Friday night in a friendly match preceding the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup.
As he prepares to return to the United States national team after a self-imposed sabbatical, Landon Donovan acknowledged that he's not the same player he used to be.
U.S. national team members Joshua Gatt and Cory Ashe are battling injuries as the Americans prepare for the CONCACAF Gold Cup.
Landon Donovan is returning to the U.S. national team after an absence of nearly 11 months, but Carlos Bocanegra is not.
Landon Donovan was included on the United States' preliminary roster for the Gold Cup on Friday.
Midfielder Stuart Holden will rejoin the U.S. national soccer team after an absence of 2.5 years for its training camp ahead of three World Cup qualifiers next month and for the CONCACAF Gold Cup in July.
The final of this year's CONCACAF Gold Cup will be played at Chicago's Soldier Field on July 28.
The United States remained 12th in the August FIFA rankings following its 5-0 loss to Mexico in last month's final of the CONCACAF Gold Cup.
After the summer distractions of the Confederations Cup and the Gold Cup, the U.S. team's focus has sharply returned to World Cup qualifying, writes Steve Davis.
The loss to Mexico in the Gold Cup final won't have dented the U.S. team's confidence, but the United States' historically poor performance in Azteca remains foreboding, writes Jeff Carlisle.
Mexico's resounding triumph in the Gold Cup final restored confidence to an El Tri squad that was badly in need of some, writes Doug McIntyre.
The U.S. team's second-half meltdown in its 5-0 loss to Mexico was largely a reflection of the lineup's inexperience and lack of composure, writes Ives Galarcep.
It's an inexperienced U.S. lineup that will face El Tri in the Gold Cup final, but the team is confident it can maintain its psychological edge, writes Jeff Carlisle.
An understrength U.S. team is still on track for a third consecutive Gold Cup title after disposing of Honduras 2-0, writes Jeff Carlisle.
The Gold Cup semifinals see the U.S. team matchup with a familiar foe in Honduras, writes Ives Galarcep.