Soccer 101
Soccer 101
#18 USA v Mexico, 2002 World Cup
45 minutes Posted Mar 15, 2020 at 9:38 pm.
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We review the game that made Dos a Cero go mainstream.

It's the USA's famous 2-0 win over Mexico at the 2002 World Cup.

The context, the tactics, the players, the goals, the handball that wasn't called, and the famous Rafa Marquez meltdown.

Some helpful links to augment your listening pleasure:

USA v Mexico 2002, full match, YouTube:

Just the goals/highlights, YouTube:

Oral History of the game, by Arielle Castillo:

Lineups via Wikipedia:


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