USA vs. Guatemala: World Cup Qualifying Live Score, Highlights, Recap

John D. Halloran@JohnDHalloranContributor IIOctober 16, 2012

COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 11:  Clint Dempsey #8 of the U.S. National Team controls the ball against Jamaica on September 11, 2012 at Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
Jamie Sabau/Getty Images

The U.S. defeated Guatemala on Tuesday night 3-1 and with the win will advance to the final stage of CONCACAF qualifying.

The U.S. survived a dicey start going behind 1-0 within the first five minutes, but then put on an impressive offensive display getting goals from Carlos Bocanegra and two from Clint Dempsey.

Goals - Ruiz 4', Bocanegra 10', Dempsey 18', Dempsey 37'

U.S. - Howard, Cherundolo, Cameron, Bocanegra, Parkhurst, Williams, Bradley, Zusi (Edu '81), Johnson (Corona '89), Dempsey, Gomez (Kljestan '65).

Hit me up @AmerTouchline

Related

    Lukaku Becomes 1st Prem Player to Sign with JAY-Z

    World Football logo
    World Football

    Lukaku Becomes 1st Prem Player to Sign with JAY-Z

    Rory Marsden
    via Bleacher Report

    Dele Alli’s Harsh Past Defines His Game

    World Football logo
    World Football

    Dele Alli’s Harsh Past Defines His Game

    Sam Pilger
    via Bleacher Report

    NextGen Stars You Need to Know 🔥

    World Football logo
    World Football

    NextGen Stars You Need to Know 🔥

    Sam Tighe
    via Bleacher Report

    All Premier League Kit Leaks 🕵

    World Football logo
    World Football

    All Premier League Kit Leaks 🕵

    via mirror