U.S. End Run-up To World Cup With Victory

06/07/2014  Jacksonville, Florida

The United States finished their run of friendlies leading up to the World Cup with another impressive victory against a talented Nigerian squad on Saturday.

Sticking with the 4-4-2 diamond, Jürgen Klinsmann seems to have found a workable formation for his personnel, and Jozy Altidore capitalized with two goals.

Goals: Altidore (Johnson) 31, Altidore (Bradley) 68, Moses (pk) 86

United States: Howard; Johnson, Besler, Cameron, Beasley (Chandler 75); Bedoya (Zusi, 60), Beckerman (Diskerud 72), Jones, Bradley; Dempsey (c) (Wondolowski 87), Altidore (Gonzalez 80)

Nigeria: Enyeama; Yobo (c), Ambrose, Oshaniwa, Oboabona; Obi Mikel (Gabriel 46), Azeez (Uchebo 74), Onazi; Odemwingie (Babatunde 46), Moses, Ameobi (Emenike 64)

For more info, visit USsoccer.com.

 

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