The United States men’s national team fell to Mexico, 2-1, in Columbus, Ohio on Friday night. The string of four consecutive ‘Dos a Cero’ results is over as the Americans get off to the worst possible start to their Hexagonal campaign.
Jurgen Klinsmann’s experimental 3-5-2 formation was an utter bust with the U.S. failing on all levels in the opening half hour that saw El Tri take the lead through Miguel Layun’s deflected shot.
A spirited second half after a change in tactics saw Bobby Wood equalize but a Rafa Marquez header in the 89th minute gave Mexico their first World Cup qualifying win in the USA since 1972.
Instead of us getting on our high horse and telling you our player ratings, we feel it’s a great idea to give you guys the forum to be heard. Below is a form for you to fill out, rating each player that played in tonight's match. After the community gets their votes in, we'll reveal the winner and who you voted Man of the Match. Please be as fair and unbiased as possible for best results.