BENCH STRENGTH Substitutes power El Tri past Honduras
SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras--Mexico remained perfect in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying with a 2-0 win over Honduras Tuesday at Estadio Olimpico Metropolitano. Complete story
El Tri rolled to a 3-1 triumph over Jamaica to win its record seventh Gold Cup crown before 68,930 spectators at Lincoln Financial Field. PK PROWESS Mexico through to Gold Cup Final on 2 late Guardado penalty kicks
ATLANTA--The soccer gods continued to smile on Mexico Wednesday night at the Georgia Dome. Andres Guardado converted a pair of penalty kicks, one in stoppage time and another in the closing seconds of the first extra time period, to give El Tri a 2-1 semifinal win over shorthanded Panama and a berth in Sunday's CONCACAF Gold Cup Final against Jamaica.