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The United States' Landon Donovan, center, reacts after (Credit: AP)

The United States' Landon Donovan, center, reacts after scoring a goal against El Salvador during the second half in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

CONCACAF Gold Cup: USA vs. El Salvador

The U.S. men's soccer defeated El Salvador, 5-1, to advance to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.

The United States' Jose Torres, right, nudges El
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The United States' Jose Torres, right, nudges El Salvador's Andres Flores Mejia out of the way while trying to steal the ball during the second half of the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

El Salvador's Richard Menjivar Peraza, right, reacts after
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El Salvador's Richard Menjivar Peraza, right, reacts after his shot-attempt went wide of the goal during the second half in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

The United States' Landon Donovan, center, reacts after
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The United States' Landon Donovan, center, reacts after scoring a goal against El Salvador during the second half in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

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The United States' Kyle Beckerman, center, dribbles between
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The United States' Kyle Beckerman, center, dribbles between El Salvador's Richard Menjivar Peraza, left, and Kevin Santamaria Guzman during the second half of the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

The United States' Eddie Johnson, center, reacts between
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The United States' Eddie Johnson, center, reacts between teammate Joe Corona and El Salvador's Andres Flores Mejia, left, after scoring a goal during the second half of the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

El Salvador's Rafael Burgos, right, walks off the
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El Salvador's Rafael Burgos, right, walks off the field with teammates after losing 5-1 to the United States in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

United States teammates celebrate a goal by Mix
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United States teammates celebrate a goal by Mix Diskerud (8) against El Salvador during the second half in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer tournament on Sunday, July 21, 2013, in Baltimore. The United States won 5-1. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

The United States' Brek Shea (23) heads a
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The United States' Brek Shea (23) heads a ball in front of El Salvador's Xavier Garcia Orellana during the second half of the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

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The United States' Landon Donovan (10) dribbles past
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The United States' Landon Donovan (10) dribbles past El Salvador's Osael Romero Castillo (8), Xavier Garcia Orellana (2) and Mardoqueo Henriquez Dubon (23) during the first half of the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

The United States' Clarence Goodson, top, crowds El
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The United States' Clarence Goodson, top, crowds El Salvador's Rodolfo Zelaya Garcia during the first half in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

The United States' Joe Corona, right, scores a
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The United States' Joe Corona, right, scores a goal as El Salvador's Victor Turcios Pacheco looks on during the first half in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

Teammates celebrate with United States' Joe Corona (6)
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Teammates celebrate with United States' Joe Corona (6) after he scored a goal against El Salvador during the first half in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

United States goalkeeper Nick Rimando, left, cannot stop
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United States goalkeeper Nick Rimando, left, cannot stop a penalty kick by El Salvador's Rodolfo Zelaya Garcia during the first half of a quarterfinal of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

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The United States' Jose Torres stands during the
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The United States' Jose Torres stands during the national anthem before facing El Salvador in a quarterfinal match of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. (July 21, 2013)

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