Bob Bradley opted for experience in the United States’ 2-1 defeat to Mexico. Experience is only valuable when it is experience at being good.
Brian Ching is a good MLS player, but he should not be starting pivotal games for the national team. Altidore gives the U.S. multiple angles of attack. He forces defenses to deal with him, opening space for Dempsey, Donovan and Davies. Brian Ching does neither.
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