Gold Cup


Mexico May Skip Friendly Match Against U.S. Due To Poor Field Conditions In Alamo Dome

A day ahead of an exhibition between Mexico and the United States, El Tri moved its training session from the Alamodome to nearby Trinity University because of poor field conditions.


credit: Santa Anita

Majestic Harbor Upsets Game On Dude In Santa Anita’s Gold Cup To Earn Berth In Breeders Classic

Majestic Harbor won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 6 1/4 lengths in an upset at Santa Anita on Saturday, earning an automatic berth in the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic this fall.


USA players celebrate after a win over Panama during the CONCACAF Gold Cup final match at Soldier Field on July 28, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The United States defeated Panama 1-0. (credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

U.S. Takes Gold Cup Title Behind Shea’s Quick Goal

It took Brek Shea less than a minute to give the United States a goal.


Clarence Goodson #21 of the United States battles for the ball against Rafael Burgos #9 of El Salvador in the second half during the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal game at M&T Bank Stadium on July 21, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

US Defeats El Salvador 5-1 In Gold Cup Quarters

Clarence Goodson and Joe Corona scored during an eight-minute span of the first half, and the U.S. cruised past El Salvador 5-1 Sunday to advance to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup.


Brek Shea #23 of the United States celebrates his goal after scoring late in the second half against Costa Rica during the CONCACAF Gold Cup match at Rentschler Field on July 16, 2013 in East Hartford, Connecticut. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Shea’s Late Goal Lifts US Past Costa Rica, 1-0

Brek Shea scored his first international goal off a feed from Landon Donovan in the 82nd minute Tuesday night to give the United States a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica and the top spot in its Gold Cup group.


Ashtone Morgan #3 of Canada chases after Jairo Jimenez #18 of Panama during the second half of a CONCACAF Gold Cup match at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on July 14, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. Canada and Panama played to a 0-0 draw. (credit: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Mexico Advances To CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarterfinals

Marco Fabian and Luis Montes scored goals 13 minutes apart in the first half and Mexico defeated Martinique 3-1 in the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Sunday.


Panama's Cecilio Waterman lands on top of Mexico goalkeeper Jonathan Orozco as Orozco stops a shot on goal during the Mexico v Panama 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup Opener, July 7, 2013 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. Panama defeated Mexico 2-1.  (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Panama Tops Mexico 2-1 At Rose Bowl For Gold Cup Opener

Gabriel Torres scored twice to lead Panama to a 2-1 victory over Mexico in the first round of the CONCACAF Gold Cup at the Rose Bowl on Sunday.


Landon Donovan #10 of the Los Angeles Galaxy jubilates after scoring the eventual game-winning goal against the Houston Dynamo in the second half during 2011 MLS Cup at The Home Depot Center on November 20, 2011 in Carson, California. The Galaxy defeated the Dynamo 1-0 to win the MLS Cup. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Galaxy’s Donovan To Get Chance With U.S. In Gold Cup

Landon Donovan is the biggest name in American soccer, though U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann has little respect for that distinction.


CONCACAF Championship - United States v Mexico

No Gold! USA Loses To Mexico 4-2 In Soccer Final

Pablo Barrera scored two goals and Mexico rallied to beat the United States 4-2 in the CONCACAF Gold Cup final on Saturday night at the Rose Bowl.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/25/2011

DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Prices Soaring For Saturday’s Gold Cup At Rose Bowl

More than 90,000 people already have tickets for Saturday’s sold out Gold Cup Soccer game between the United States and Mexico at the Rose Bowl.



US Advances In Gold Cup With Win Over Jamaica

Jermaine Jones scored in the 49th minute and
Clint Dempsey added a goal in the 80th in the United States’ 2-0
victory over Jamaica on Sunday in the CONCACAF Gold Cup


United States v Guadeloupe

US Moves On To Gold Cup Quarters With 1-0 Win Over Guadeloupe

Jozy Altidore scored in the ninth minute off an assist from Michael Bradley, and the United States hung on to beat Guadeloupe 1-0 on Tuesday night to reach the quarterfinals of the Gold Cup.



Panama Stuns US 2-1 In Gold Cup

Luis Tejada scored in the 19th minute and Gabriel Gomez converted a penalty kick later in the first half, helping Panama stun the United States 2-1 on Saturday night to advance to the quarterfinals of the Gold Cup.


Doug Pensinger/Getty Images

Mexico: Beef Not Tainted By Drug Found In Soccer Players

The Mexican government says its beef doesn’t contain clenbuterol, hurting the defense of five soccer players suspended after testing positive for the banned substance.


Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

Mexico Overwhelms Cuba 5-0 Despite Suspensions

Javier Hernandez and Giovani Dos Santos scored two goals apiece and Mexico overcame the distraction of a potential doping scandal to beat Cuba 5-0 on Thursday night andremain unbeaten in the CONCACAF Gold Cup.