Fabian Johnson

Americans' attacking style in World Cup qualifying win shows the team has options

Americans' attacking style in World Cup qualifying win shows the team has options

Landon Donovan could be right. This could be the most talented U.S. men’s national team ever.

The claim made by the now-retired Donovan earlier this year elicited some snickers at the time, if not rolls of eyes. It was no secret he wasn’t fond of Jurgen Klinsmann and this sounded like another attempt to disparage the former U.S. manager.

Was Donovan overstating the ability of American players to emphasize Klinsmann’s role in the U.S. team’s disastrous start of World Cup qualifying?

In retrospect, maybe not.

The United States’ 6-0 victory over Honduras in a World Cup qualifying matcn in San Jose on Friday night was shocking, but not because of the lopsided...

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