May 6, 2003
All this week, ussoccer.com will look back at the USA's historic 2-0 victory against Mexico in the 2002 World Cup, reviewing the scene around one of the most important moments in U.S. Soccer history. In this installment, we recount some of the interesting off-the- field stories surrounding the team prior to the match, as well as a taking a look "inside the numbers." More than 63,000 tickets have been sold for the U.S. rematch against Mexico which takes place this Thursday in Houston at 7:55 p.m. ET on ESPN2 and Telemundo.