May 26, 2005
The U.S. Men's National Team is one day closer to live action as the team continues to prepare for the high profile encounter with England this Saturday. Yesterday, the team held a 60-minute closed-door scrimmage with the Chicago Fire. Landon Donovan collected two goals, including a penalty, to lead the U.S. to a 2-1 finish. More than 42,000 tickets have been sold for the friendly at Chicago's Soldier Field, which will broadcast live on ESPN and Telemundo beginning at 3 p.m. ET. Fans can also follow the match live on ussoccer.com's MatchTracker, presented by Philips Electronics.