Originally Posted by bucksfan2
Did the other nations play their B team in the Gold Cup? More than anything it was nice to see some added depth to the regular guys. One thing I did notice was the difficulties getting the ball to the strikers against Panama. Granted they sat back concentrating on defense, and having better midfielders would have helped, but when the US has its best players as strikers they need to do a better job of getting the ball to Donavan and Altidore.
I know they only won 1-0, but with the style Panama was playing I loved how the US played. It reminded me of how Spain plays against inferior competition. Just calmly keep possession and wait for chances.