“I think all of us know that we’ll stand out individually if we do well as a team,” said U.S. forward Chris Wondolowski, of the San Jose Earthquakes, whose five goals lead all Gold Cup scorers.
The San Jose Earthquakes knocked off Norwich City FC of the English Premier League 1-0 in an international friendly at Buck Shaw Stadium on Saturday.
San Jose Earthquakes forward Alan Gordon was added to the United States’ CONCACAF Gold Cup roster ahead of a quarterfinal match against El Salvador.
Chris Wondolowski of the San Jose Earthquakes is among 20 players on the roster for the league’s All-Star game on July 31.
The San Jose Earthquakes cruised to a 6-0 win against Antigua Barracuda FC in Reserve League play at Kezar Stadium on Monday as four different players found the scoresheet.
Chris Wondolowski scored two more goals to raise his total to five in two matches, and the Americans overcame a slow start to beat Cuba 4-1 Saturday and advance to the CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals.
Chris Wondolowski scored a first-half hat trick in a 6-1 victory for the U.S. men’s national team over Belize in the opening round of the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Tuesday night.
Saer Sene and Dimitry Imbongo each scored their second goals of the season and the New England Revolution scored a 2-0 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night.
Chris Rolfe scored in the 84th minute to lift the Chicago Fire to a 3-2 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Wednesday night.
Shea Salinas and Alan Gordon scored in second-half stoppage time to give the short-handed San Jose Earthquakes a 3-2 victory against the Los Angeles Galaxy on Saturday night.