Day: May 1, 2015

U-23 win completes for USA over Mexico

Neighboring rivals U.S.A and Mexico met in a U-23 match that was filled with goals, yellow cards, and a primarily Hispanic crowd supporting either side.  U.S.A would be looking to extend their three game undefeated streak at home against Mexico while the Mexicans would need an inspired performance to trip up the U.S.A. 

The game came to life in the beginning of the first half when Mexico had a strong chance in front of goal.  Superb goal keeping, Cody Cropper kept Mexico from being the first one to draw blood.  This early chance gave Mexico the momentum which they held onto for the…