Photo Essay: USMNT Edges Out El Salvador

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After the USMNT played Bosnia & Herzegovina last December, Yanks Abroad ran a photo essay by Matt Mathai, a freelance photographer from Santa Fe, New Mexico, who is often trolling the sidelines when the USA plays around the country.  The comments and feedback from YA readers were so positive that Matt has agreed to continue featuring his photos on Yanks Abroad for your viewing pleasure.

As we’re sure you know by now, the USA came away with a 1-0 victory over visiting El Salvador and Matt was there.  Here are a series of his high-quality professional photographs of the USA in action.

(all photos courtesy of Matt Mathai)

Chris Richards in action
Walker Zimmerman tormenting his opponent
Yunus Musah fights Bryan Tamacas for the ball
Zimmerman gets the better of Jairo Henriquez
Robinson keeping himself between the ball and Alexander Roldan
Brenden Aaronson avoids a Tamacas tackle
Aaronson on the run
Christian Pulisic sizing up the El Salvadorians
Sergino Dest outpaces Henriquez
Matt Turner barking instructions to his back four.
Tim Weah waiting on a free kick
Tyler Adams showing love and respect to the opponents
Jesus Ferreira uses his head while Weston McKennie looks on
Gregg Berhalter applauds the fans
Antonee Robinson shows his appreciation
Antonee Robinson, Man of the Match

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