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ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

El Salvador players banned 6 and 3 games after biting U.S. players

El Salvador's Henry Romero has been suspended six games and Darwin Ceren three after they bit United States players in the Gold Cup quarterfinals, CONCACAF announced Saturday night.

Romero bit U.S. striker Jozy Altidore on the back of his shoulder and twisted his nipple before Cerin bit U.S. defender Omar Gonzalez in the second half of the Americans' 2-0 win Wednesday.

CONCACAF's disciplinary committee announced the sanctions just before the U.S. kicked off its semifinal against Costa Rica.

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ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Landon Donovan calls for 'lengthy suspensions' for El Salvador biters

Former United States star Landon Donovan called for CONCACAF to implement "lengthy suspensions" to counter biting incidents like those seen in Wednesday's Gold Cup match.

U.S. striker Jozy Altidore was bitten on the back of a shoulder by El Salvador's Henry Romero in the second half of the Americans' 2-0 quarterfinal win, before defender Omar Gonzalez was also gnawed by Darwin Cerin.

CONCACAF president Victor Montagliani told The Associated Press that a subset of the regional body's disciplinary...

Bruce Arena: El Salvador a 'difficult' test for U.S. in Gold Cup quarterfinals

PHILADELPHIA -- U.S. national team manager Bruce Arena says he doesn't think there are any favorites to win the 2017 Gold Cup right now, and that Wednesday's quarterfinal opponent El Salvador has played "some of the best football in the Gold Cup so far."

"There are eight favorites to win right now," he told reporters, referring to the eight quarterfinalists. "This is the knockout round now, it's one game at a time for everybody."

As for El Salvador, Arena said he has been especially impressed with...