My tribe
As featured on NewsNow: Football news

Toronto star Altidore urging USA to get serious

Jozy Altidore implored his USA teammates to get back to business after losing 3-2 to Denmark in a friendly on Wednesday.

?The US twice led but came away with a narrow defeat after Nicklas Bendtner netted a hat-trick in Aarhus.

?Toronto FC ace Altidore, who netted the opener in the 19th minute, is now looking to Tuesday's meeting with Switzerland in Zurich as a chance to really set themselves up for the CONCACAF Gold Cup which kicks off in July.

?"Switzerland's another tough game," said the former Sunderland striker who had netted his 28th international goal.

?"It's another good opponent. It's another opportunity for us to work on things, but we have to take these chances seriously now, because there's not many left until we start a competition and that's where it counts."?

 For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: facebook.com/tribalfootball

Andrew Slevison
About the author

Andrew Slevison

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?