Fanteractive Game Breakdown for USA MNT @ Costa Rica by JimConnelly

FIFA

USA MNT (V) vs. Costa Rica (H)

AT&T Stadium - Arlington
Arlington


Saturday Jul 22,2017 10:00 PM ET

Post Game Analysis by JimConnelly for USA MNT

Post Game Analysis Report

Overall Performance
Overall Team Grade
A  
 
Execution
A  
 
Offensive Play
A  
 
Defensive Effectiveness
A  
 
Player of the Match
Jordan Morris  
 
Overall Match Quality
No Opinion  
 
Overall Game Assessment
Dempsey had a great 25-30 minutes, but I think Jordan Morris really set the attacking tone from the beginning. Great overall game by the USA. Dangerous on attack and solid on defense
Unit Performance
Coaching
Game Strategy
A  
 
Overall Preparedness
A  
 
Lineup & Substitutions
A  
 
In-Game Management
A  
 
Coaching Comments
Did Arena manage the subs well or what! Dempsey came in right when they needed him!
Offensive Performance
Generating Scoring Opportunities
A+  
 
Finishing
B+  
 
Corner Kicks
B  
 
Set Pieces (Direct/Indirect)
A  
 
Controlling Tempo/Possession
A  
 
Generating Pressure
A  
 
Offense Comments
 
 
Defensive Performance
Goalkeeping
A+  
 
Executing Defensive Game Plan
A  
 
Controlling Offensive Pressure
A  
 
Preventing Scoring Opportunities
A  
 
Conceding/Defending Set Pieces
A  
 
Transition/Counterattack
A  
 
Defense Comments
 
 
Midfield Play
Maintaining Possession
A-  
 
Generate Offensive Counterattacks
A  
 
Controlling Tempo
A  
 
Midfield Comments
 
 
Player Performance
Player
Pos
Grade
Clint Dempsey (8)
FW 
A+ 
Wow, just wow!
Graham Zusi (8)
MF 
Jordan Morris (13)
MF 
continues to show solid development. Set the tone early and was active throughout
Kellyn Acosta (23)
MF 
B- 
Inconsistent but showed some flashes
Matt Besler (5)
DF 
A- 
Michael Bradley (4)
MF 
Tim Howard (12)
GK 
A+ 
not much work, but on point when tested