Philadelphia Union came out of the gate flat against NYCFC on Saturday, falling prey to the great play of a talented rookie and a trio of savvy vets.
The US finally won a so-called “big game” and is into the semifinals of a major tournament. For all the caveats one might want to bring up, it’s undeniably a significant achievement for the US and for Jurgen Klinsmann.
Updated Copa America Centenario SEBA projections ahead of the start of semifinal play.
Transcript of postgame quotes from Jim Curtin, Richie Marquez, Roland Alberg, and Andre Blake following the 3-2 road loss to NYCFC.
Earl Gardner’s look at the Copa America match at the Linc.
Lampard, Villa, and Pirlo scored for NYCFC as they downed Philadelphia Union 3-2 at Yankee Stadium on Saturday.
Seku Conneh’s first half strike stood until an early second half equalizer in rainy North Carolina.