Holden timing his World Cup run to perfection

US midfielder Stuart Holden is timing his bid for a place in the World Cup finals to perfection as he faces his first qualifying game for Bob Bradley`s team - against Mexico in the Azteca Stadium on Wednesday.

Bradley confident US can cope with Azteca atmosphere

There are few venues in international soccer more intimidating than Mexico`s 105,000 capacity Azteca Stadium but US coach Bob Bradley believes his side has the maturity to cope with the environment that awaits on Wednesday.

Tex-Mex Torres ready for fiery reception at Azteca

US midfielder Jose Francisco Torres expects a hostile reception from Mexico fans at the Azteca Stadium on Wednesday when he lines up against his father`s country but says he has heard it all before.