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Mexico national team coach allegedly hits TV journalist

Mexico's national team coach allegedly hits TV journalist after victory in soccer's Gold Cup
The Associated Press

MEXICO CITY - The coach of Mexico's national soccer team is known for his histrionic displays of emotion during games.

Now Miguel Herrera's off-field composure is being questioned after a television sports anchor claimed the coach punched him at the Philadelphia airport following Mexico's 3-1 victory over Jamaica to take the Gold Cup.

Mexico wins 7th Gold Cup title with 3-1 victory over Jamaica

Mexico wins 7th CONCACAF Gold Cup title with 3-1 victory over upstart Jamaica
Rachel Cohen, The Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA - Andres Guardado scored again, with no penalty kick needed this time, and his teammates finally managed some goals, too.

Mexico ensured the final wouldn't come down to any calls in the last minutes with a 3-1 victory over upstart Jamaica for the CONCACAF Gold Cup title Sunday.

Toronto FC erases 3-goal deficit in 3-3 draw with Crew

Altidore's late PK caps Toronto FC's rally from 3 goals down for 3-3 draw with Crew
The Associated Press

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Jozy Altidore drew a penalty in the box and converted it from the spot in the 89th minute to complete Toronto FC's three-goal rally for a 3-3 draw with Columbus Crew SC on Saturday night.

The Crew's Waylon Francis took Altidore down with a push in the back near the 6-yard box. Altidore buried the penalty kick into the left corner of the goal.

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