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Give him more games.
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ARLINGTON, Texas -- The United States advanced to the final of the CONCACAF Gold Cup with a 3-1 win over Honduras on Wednesday, with Landon Donovan scoring two goals and setting up another. Sundays final will pit the U.S. against Panama, which beat Mexico 2-1 to prevent the expected U.S.-Mexico final. The Americans struck first when Donovan found Eddie Johnson running through the middle. He dribbled the ball then powered a shot past the goalkeeper to put the hosts ahead in the 11th minute. In the 27th minute, Donovan controlled a short chip off his chest and poked a shot past the keeper. Nery Medina headed in a cross to pull a goal back for Honduras in the 52nd minute, but Donovan restored the two-goal lead a minute later. In the later game, Roman Torres glancing header from a Gabriel Torres corner proved the winner as Panama upset Mexico. Panama then resisted prolonged Mexico pressure which yielded four good scoring opportunities over the next 30 minutes but no goals. Blas Perez struck first, giving Panama a 1-0 lead in the 13th minute when he blasted a shot to the near post. In the 26th minute, Mexicos Marco Fabian got around a defender deep in the box and then lofted a cross to the far post where Luis Montes diving header sent the ball into the far upper corner for the equalizer. U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann said Donvans match-winning performance was "wonderful to watch" as the veteran plays himself back to the centre of national team calculations after an international hiatus. "I have told him in our conversations that I measure you. Your benchmark is the best Landon Donovan ever," Klinsmann said. "Im not taking anything less than that. And he is trying to catch up with that. Give him more games. Give him time." Entering the game, he was the only U.S. player to play every minute of the tournament. He finally was subbed out in the 72nd minute, having earned a rest. "Its the most relaxed Ive felt," Donovan said. "I feel good, and Im really enjoying it." Klinsmann may get a sideline ban for the final after being ejected in the 87th minute for slamming a ball into the ground. A CONCACAF official said the referee would file a report with CONCACAFs disciplinary committee, which will announce a decision in the next day or two. "It was a reaction out of frustration," he said. "It was not meant against the referee, against anybody. It was just frustration. I apologize for that." Mexico was seeking a fourth straight Gold Cup final against the U.S., and a third straight Central America title but lost to Panama for just the second time in 15 games. "Its frustrating. We fell short of one of our objectives," Mexico coach Jose Manuel de la Torre said. "We wanted to be in the final." Vapormax Italia .ca. Kerry,  Just watched the shootout in the Coyotes/Leafs game and I have to ask, why was the James van Riemsdyk goal allowed to count?  All of the video replays we were shown on TV were inconclusive about whether the puck had entirely crossed the line or not. Vapormax 97 Donna . 10 Texas Rangers jersey for one last time. Young formally announced his retirement Friday after returning to Rangers Ballpark, his baseball home for all but the last of his 13 major league seasons. http://www.scarpevapormaxscontate.it/vap...talia.html . John Tavares, Thomas Vanek and Kyle Okposo were also being counted on to slow down sizzling Rangers forward Rick Nash. That plan didnt go so well early. Vapormax Plus Saldi . Denis Coderre, the former federal MP who was elected mayor on Nov. 3, has drawn the ire of some Montreal Canadiens. During last nights game he tweeted: "Hello? Can we get a one-way ticket to (minor-league) Hamilton for David Desharnais please. Vapormax Plus Sunset . McPhee said that Ovechkins father Mikhail is in stable condition after having the surgery this week and is no longer in intensive care. "Weve told him to stay as long as necessary with your dad," he said. Ovechkin and his Russian national team were eliminated from the mens hockey tournament in Sochi on Wednesday with a 3-1 quarter-final loss to Finland.IRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys have signed first-round pick Travis Frederick, the last of their unsigned draft choices. The centre from Wisconsin signed a four-year deal with a club option for a fifth on Tuesday. The Cowboys now have all seven draft picks under contract. Training camp starts July 21. Frederick was the first-team centre throughout off-season worrkouts, but is expected to battle fourth-year pro Phil Costa for the starting job in training camp.ddddddddddddFrederick also will get work at guard, his previous position in college. The Cowboys traded down 13 spots and picked Frederick at No. 31. They said the offensive line was a top priority after one of the worst rushing seasons in club history. ' ' '
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