Shortly before the US women’s national team ended their run at the Tokyo Olympics in disappointment, the men’s national team enjoyed a better result, beating Mexico 1-0 in the CONCACAF Gold Cup Final.
After the match, Fox Sports soccer analyst and former USMNT member Alexi Lalas struggled to contain his emotions as he discussed the magnitude of the event.
“I’m trying,” Lalas began through tears. “It was awesome. It was wonderful. And it’s just a game,