Landon Donovan misses cut for US men’s team for World Cup

Landon Donovan misses cut for US men’s team for World Cup

Soccer legend Landon Donovan was one of seven players cut from the US men’s team to reach a 23-man roster for the 2014 World Cup, the team announced Thursday.

Defenders Michael Parkhurst, Brad Evans, and Clarence Goodson; midfielders Joe Corona and Maurice Edu; and forward Terrence Boyd were also cut from the team.

[ESPN]

Photo: Landon Donovan celebrates after scoring a goal for the Los Angeles Galaxy against the Vancouver Whitecaps during the first half of an MLS soccer game in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013. (AP)