*Clint Dempsey capped an emotional weekend with a clinching goal Sunday at RFK Stadium: Read my match report from the U.S. national team’s 2-0 victory over Jamaica in a CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal before a sellout crowd of 45,423.
*Jozy Altidore strained his left hamstring and departed in the 12th minute. He will be evaluated Monday but seems unlikely to play against Panama on Wednesday in Houston.
*Dempsey increased his international goal total to 21, tying him with recent Hall of Fame inductee Bruce Murray for fifth place on the U.S. career list.
United States vs. Panama 7 p.m. ET (Fox Soccer Channel, Univision, univisionfutbol.com)
Mexico vs. Honduras 10 p.m. (Univision, univisionfutbol.com)
*Paul Tenorio writes about Panama’s chaotic triumph over El Salvador on penalty kicks.
*Rick Maese contrasts the scenes at Congressional Country Club for the U.S. Open Cup and RFK Stadium for the Gold Cup.
USA-Jamaica video highlights with Russian announcer referring to U.S. goal scorer “Patrick Dempsey.” Grey’s Anatomy, anyone?