Jozy Altidore was ejected in the 68th minute for a foul and mouthing off at the referee, and the United States gave up another late goal in a 1-1 tie against Switzerland on Tuesday night.
Brek Shea poked a ball into the net in the 69th minute to give the United States a 1-0 victory over Panama and the CONCACAF Gold Cup title.
Brek Shea didn’t expect to get off the bench Tuesday night. When he did, he grabbed the role of hero for the United States.
English Premier League club Stoke City has finalized its acquisition of Brek Shea after the American winger secured a work permit and international clearance just hours before the January transfer window closed.
Stoke says it has reached an agreement to acquire midfielder Brek Shea from Major League Soccer’s FC Dallas.
FC Dallas midfielder Brek Shea has been suspended three games by the MLS for kicking the ball at an assistant referee. Shea was also fined an undisclosed amount by the league.
Shea scored in the 88th minute Saturday as FC Dallas rallied from a goal down in the second half to defeat the expansion Montreal Impact, 2-1, at FC Dallas Stadium in Frisco.
FC Dallas says it will send midfielder Brek Shea to Great Britain to spend December training with Arsenal FC of the English Premier League.
Brek Shea’s goal in the 48th-minute lifted FC Dallas to a 1-0 win over Toronto FC on Wednesday night. It was Shea’s ninth goal of the season.
FC Dallas became the first team in Major League Soccer this season to record its 10th win as the Hoops topped the Columbus Crew, 2-0.
Brek Shea scored and Kevin Hartman made four saves for his fifth straight shutout as FC Dallas beat the Seattle Sounders 1-0 on Wednesday night.
Shea began this year on the left side of midfield with the U.S. national team. Last November, he was the first player born in the 1990s to earn a cap with the national team.