With Brazil having romped to a 4-1 victory outside of Boston, Goal takes a look back at the main talking points from Gillette Stadium.
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
The union representing Australia's players says they won't participate in scheduled matches against the U.S. later this month.
The U.S. national team suffered an ugly 4-1 loss to the Selecao on Tuesday, but the mood was still mostly confident as the team turns its attention to the CONCACAF Cup.
The interim manager was happy with the game against Tata Martino's side, despite El Tri slipping up late on.
The goalkeeper hopes his 11 saves overshadow his late error and convince manager Tuca Ferretti he can be Mexico's No. 1.
Brazil geared up for its World Cup qualifying campaign with an impressive 4-1 victory against the United States in Foxborough.
CONCACAF Gold Cup finalist Jamaica needed a last-minute goal from Simon Dawkins to stay alive in World Cup qualifying.
Argentina came from behind thanks to goals from Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi as it drew with Mexico.
Costa Rica's 10-match winless streak came to an end thanks to captain Bryan Ruiz's strike.
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
The home side came out with attacking on its mind, but couldn't overcome the disparity established in last week's first leg.
Jurgen Klinsmann trotted out an experimental lineup against Brazil and his team paid the price, dropping a 4-1 decision that leaves the U.S. limping into the CONCACAF Cup
Lionel Messi and Co. probably aren't who Mexico wants to see right now, but a good result Tuesday could provide much-needed momentum, writes Jon Arnold.
Monday, September 7, 2015
The Montreal Impact forward scored a hat trick to lead his new club over the same Fire team that tried signing him this summer.
Sparingly used at the Gold Cup, the 24-year-old playmaker remains on the cusp of becoming a true impact player for the U.S. national team.
Sunday, September 6, 2015
The Seattle Sounders forward made a strong return to the pitch this weekend with his club side, but will not join up with the USA to face Brazil.
Mexico faces the daunting task of trying to stifle an Argentina squad full of attacking threat, with Ricardo Ferretti targeting progress.
Canada is in command of its CONCACAF qualifying third round tie against Belize, but coach Benito Floro sees room for improvement.
The USA will follow the CONCACAF Cup against Mexico with a friendly showdown against another regional rival three days later.
The former Barcelona forward thinks the club's current No. 10 would not be as good if it wasn't for his rivalry with the Real Madrid star.
Saturday, September 5, 2015
Dunga's men marked their return to action with a slender one-goal victory against La Sele at Red Bull Arena thanks to a first-half strike from Hulk.