Jun 12, 2013

Johnson, Altidore lead Americans past Panama into top spot in Hexagonal

Eddie Johnson made the fans of Seattle proud once again, this time scoring for the U.S. Men's National team in front of his MLS home city fans in a 2-0 World Cup qualifying match against previously undefeated Panama. The 40,847 fans at CenturyLink was the seventh largest crowd for a home FIFA World Cup Qualifier and the second largest ever for a U.S. MNT match in the Pacific Northwest.

USA soccer jersey | Centennial 2013 jersey

Eddie Johnson Jozy Altidore
Eddie Johnson / Jozy Altidore U.S. Soccer Instagram Photo

  • U.S. Sits atop the group in the Final Round after First Five Games for Second Time in Last Five Cycles
  • U.S. improves to 3-1-1 in the Hexagonal, including three shutouts
  • Jozy Altidore Scores in Third Straight Match
  • U.S. MNT Continues 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying on June 18 against Honduras at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah; Game Will be Broadcast on ESPN, WatchESPN and UniMas at 7 p.m. MT

Eddie Johnson Goal
Jozy Altidore Goal