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ASN Morning Read: Landon Donovan Speaks

In one of the weirdest athlete-world interactions, Landon Donovan shows up at a USC class to discuss his past (a lot of work), his present (Cambodia!), and his future (the national team?).
BY Noah Davis Posted
February 21, 2013
7:37 AM
  • So, what exactly did LD say during his school visit? Well...

    The strangest one, at least to us: There's a lot more on the Twitter timeline of Jesse Xiao, a journalism student who alerted the world to LD's presence and words. Someone get this kid a job.

  • Jermaine Jones scored in Schalke's 1-1 Champions League draw with Galatasaray. The tally made him the only American to score in this season's CL, which seems hard to believe, and the second American to score in the CL knockout round. DaMarcus Beasley was the other, which is also hard to believe. Here's the goal, which is a lot of fun.

  • Costa Rica beats Haiti, sending the United States U-20s through to the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Championship. All the team has to do to qualify for the 2013 World Cup is win that knockout round match, but Tab Ramos' squad plays the Ticos on Wednesday evening.

  • Every touch by Joe Corona and Edgar Castillo in Club Tijuana's historic victory? Sure. (h/t)

  • Alexi Lalas on the Colbert Report? Sure, why not?

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