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Tim Howard
Who will win Gold Cup final — U.S. or Mexico?

Mexico will romp Grahame L. Jones Los Angeles Times Mexico has Javier Hernandez and 10 other quality players. The U.S. has Tim Howard, Steve Cherundolo and Clint Dempsey. Mexico has players who know what they're doing on the field. The U.S. has players who do what they're told to do on the field. Mexico has a coach, Jose Manuel "Chepo" de la Torre, who played professionally and on the international level. The U.S. has a coach, Bob Bradley, who played on the collegiate level. Mexico will have the overwhelming support of the sellout Rose Bowl crowd. The U.S. will have a smaller core of support. Mexico scores when it needs to. The U.S. struggles to score even when it...