U.S. men's national team

U.S. team wary of El Salvador's counterattack

September 1, 2009
By Jeff Carlisle, ESPNsoccernet
With just four games remaining, the finish line for World Cup qualifying is coming into view for the United States. Yet instead of being well in the clear, the Yanks begin their finishing kick with plenty of company, meaning Saturday's home qualifier against El Salvador (8 p.m. ET, ESPN Classic, ESPN360.com) will see the g-forces cranked up more than normal.

Given the perfect home records enjoyed by Honduras, Costa Rica, Mexico and the U.S., the wiggle room for the top four teams in CONCACAF ...

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