U.S. vs. Peru - Gold Cup 2000 Group B
MIAMI (Wednesday, February 16, 2000) -
GROUP B - GAME REPORT
Venue: The Orange Bowl (Miami, Florida)
USA - Cobi JONES, (Eddie LEWIS), 59.
# 4 FRASER, Robin
# 5 BROWN, C.J.
#12 AGOOS, Jeff
#18 MEOLA, Tony (GK)
#19 OLSEN, Ben
#21 WILLIAMS, Richie
#22 RAZOV, Ante
# 2 HUAMÁN, Jorge
# 5 SOTO, José
#12 FLORES, Marco (GK)
#15 ZÚÑIGA, Ysrael (+65')
#16 SUAREZ, Freddy
#17 PINILLOS RIOJA, German (+71')
#18 SAENZ, Waldir
2nd minute - Peru shot high.
5th minute - Reyna shot from 22 yards is on goal. Saved easily by Peruvian 'keeper.
5th minute - Jones cross to Lewis sails through box untouched.
8th minute - Peru shot wide right from 25 yards.
10th minute - Long pass downfield finds Lewis in left side of penalty area. His cross to the far post is redirected by Wynalda, but is wide and right.
12th minute - Jones through ball to McBride in penalty area. McBride slides to reach ball and touches it, wide right.
12th minute - Peru shot directly at Friedel from 15 yards. Saved.
15th minute - U.S. shot by Vanney, header high.
20th minute - U.S. corner cleared, second attempt deflected wide for corner.
21st minute - U.S. corner, headed out for third successive corner.
21st minute - Third corner caught by keeper. McBride called for foul on keeper while attempting to beat him to the ball.
23rd minute - Peru cross easily coralled by Friedel.
23rd minute - Lewis cross from left, sails across box. Peru granted throw-in.
34th minute - Deep in U.S. defense, Lewis gives up corner to Peru with poor clearance.
34th minute - Peru corner is cleared without a shot.
35th minute - Peru low cross through box from right side goes diagonally through area and out.
36th minute - Peru cross from the left volley out by Vanney.
38th minute - Peru pass from top of box one-hopped to player at far post, attempted back-heel is unsuccessful. U.S. goal kick.
42nd minute - Shot wide left by Peru from 25 yards, opportunity arose from a series of passes outside of area.
43rd minute - Peru, still pressing forward. Shot from 30 deflected by U.S. defender at top of box, saved easily by Friedel.
45th minute - McBride cautioned for foul near midfield.
Stats (U.S./Peru): Shots - 5/5; Saves - 2/1; Corners - 4/1; Fouls - 9/9; Offsides - 1/0.
Last update: 76th minute.