SAN JOSE, Calif. (June 2, 2007) - The U.S. Men's National Team earned a 4-1 victory against China in a dominating performance this afternoon at Spartan Stadium in San Jose, Calif.
The U.S. got two goals in the first half from DaMarcus Beasley and Benny Feilhaber, his first of his career. The U.S. then pulled away as Clint Dempsey and Oguchi Onyewu tallied on headers in the second half.
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U.S. Men’s National Team Game Report
Match-up: USA vs. China
Date: June 2, 2007
Competition: International Friendly
Venue: Spartan Stadium – San Jose, California
Kickoff: 5 p.m. ET
Weather: 65 degrees, blue skies
1 2 F
USA 2 2 4
China 1 0 1
USA – DaMarcus Beasley (penalty kick) 10th minute
CHN – Zhang Yaokun (Wang Peng) 15.
USA – Benny Feilhaber (Sacha Kljestan) 28.
USA – Clint Dempsey (Benny Feilhaber) 75.
USA – Oguchi Onyewu (DaMarcus Beasley) 79.
USA: 1-Tim Howard (18-Kasey Keller, 46); 17-Jonathan Spector (2-Frank Simek, 74), 22-Oguchi Onyewu, 3-Carlos Bocanegra (capt.), 13-Jonathan Bornstein; 16-Sacha Kljestan (11-Kamani Hill, 74), 5-Benny Feilhaber (15-Jesse Marsch, 80), 6-Michael Bradley; 8-Clint Dempsey, 7-DaMarcus Beasley (14-Lee Nguyen, 80); 9-Ante Razov (19-Charlie Davies, 66)
Subs not used: 12-Jay DeMerit
Head Coach: Bob Bradley
CHN: 42-Chen Dong; 3-Zhang Shuai, 4-Zhang Yaokun, 13-Xu Yunlong, 5-Sun Xiang; 19-Dong Fangzhuo (18-Zheng Bin, 67), 8-Li Tie (29-Li Yan, 76), 21-Zhao Xuri (11-Du Wenhui, 89), 28-Wang Dong; 9-Shao Jiayi (capt.), 26-Wang Peng (7-Qu Bo, 59)
Subs not used: 1-Zong Lei, 12-Cao Yang, 16-Ji Mingyi, 17-Hao Junmin, 20-Zhang Baofeng, 25-Xin Feng, 27-Du Zhenyu, 45-Yang Jun
Head Coach: Zhu Guanghu
Stats Summary: USA CHN
Shots 10 6
Saves 2 4
Corner Kicks 4 4
Fouls 18 11
Offside 8 3
CHN – Chen Dong (caution) 9th minute
USA – Michael Bradley (caution) 81.
Referee: Hugo Guajardo MEX)
1st Asst.: Arturo Velasquez (MEX)
2nd Asst.: Alfonso Horcasitas (MEX)
Fourth Official: Brian Hall (USA)
Sierra Mist Man of the Match: DaMarcus Beasley