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In that case, teams will also be allowed a fourth substitution to be used during the additional 30 minutes. MNT players have long used the confederation championship as an extended audition for a place at the FIFA World Cup. Matt is amazing to her.” Here are five fast facts about Matt: 1. Members can use this sex site to find local singles, couples or swingers for hot hook ups, including one night stands. Gonzalez headed home his second goal in as many matches to give the U. a 1-0 lead, flicking on Michael Bradley’s free kick from the left in the 41 minute. to its 13 Semifinal appearance in 14 Gold Cup tournaments, setting up Saturday’s showdown with Costa Rica. The pair of strikes marked just the third time in the Modern Era (1990-present) that two U. Here are three occurrences since 1990: CLINT DEMPSEY, MICHAEL BRADLEY CLIMBING UP THE CHARTS Veteran reinforcements Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley made their first appearances of the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup, and with them moved up the U. With a 7-0-5 record, the current 12-game unbeaten streak sets a new record for the longest at the beginning of a U. MNT head coaching tenure, besting the mark set by Bob Bradley, who led the U. to a 10-0-1 record during his first 11 games in charge in 2007. COSTA RICA Costa Rica defeated Panama 1-0 in Wednesday’s earlier Quarterfinal, setting up Saturday’s Semifinal clash. side defeated 2-0 in the 2002 Gold Cup Final, which also served as Costa Rica’s only appearance in the tournament’s championship match. El Salvador and utilized late first-half goals from defenders Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj to earn a 2-0 victory against in front of 31,615 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. DEFENDERS Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj’s goals against El Salvador put them in rare company. It’s also the second instance in the last two years and first time in official competition. Appearance wise, Dempsey earned his 135 minute header, which moved him into a tie for second with Cobi Jones on the U. Here’s a look at the Top 5 in both categories: ARENA CONTINUES SUCCESSFUL START TO SECOND TENURE Wednesday’s win also extended the USA’s current unbeaten streak to 12 matches, all occurring since Bruce Arena returned as National Team coach last November.CHICAGO (July 20, 2017) – Fresh off a 2-0 shutout win against El Salvador in Wednesday’s Quarterfinal, the U. Men’s National Team continues its quest for a sixth confederation championship when it takes on Costa Rica in the Semifinals of the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup on Saturday, July 22. ROSTER BY POSITION (Club; Caps/Goals): Matt Besler (Sporting Kansas City; 42/1), Omar Gonzalez (Pachuca/MEX; 43/3), Matt Hedges (FC Dallas; 5/0), Eric Lichaj (Nottingham Forest/ENG; 13/10), Matt Miazga (Chelsea/ENG; 3/1), Justin Morrow (Toronto FC/CAN; 3/0), Jorge Villafaña (Santos Laguna, MEX; 9/0), Graham Zusi (Sporting Kansas City; 51/5) Kellyn Acosta (FC Dallas; 12/1), Paul Arriola (Club Tijuana/MEX; 9/2), Michael Bradley (Toronto FC/CAN; 134/17), Joe Corona (Club Tijuana/MEX; 20/3), Dax Mc Carty (Chicago Fire; 10/0), Darlington Nagbe (Portland Timbers; 18/1), Chris Pontius (Philadelphia Union; 5/0), Gyasi Zardes (LA Galaxy; 35/6) Juan Agudelo (New England Revolution; 25/3), Jozy Altidore (Toronto FC/CAN; 105/37), Clint Dempsey (Seattle Sounders FC; 135/56), Jordan Morris (Seattle Sounders FC; 20/4) U. Just six minutes later, Lichaj made a smart run to get on the end of a pass from Clint Dempsey before burying his first international goal through the legs of El Salvador goalkeeper Derby Carrillo. While the all-time series between the sides is pretty tight, the USA has dominated the Gold Cup contests, going 6-0-1 in seven all-time meetings at the confederation championship. Interestingly, Saturday’s Semifinal showdown comes 24 years and one day from the date the teams met in a 1993 Gold Cup Semifinal, which the U. won 1-0 behind a golden goal from defender Cle Kooiman. head coach continued to utilize nearly his entire roster when he handed starts to additions Jozy Altidore, Michael Bradley, Clint Dempsey, Tim Howard and Darlington Nagbe in Wednesday’s win against El Salvador.