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Spain teaches U.S. a lesson

Updated: June 4, 2011, 7:52 PM ET
By Leander Schaerlaeckens | ESPN.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The U.S. national team's summer has gotten off to a false start, losing to Spain 4-0 on Saturday.

A very false start.

In a friendly against Spain, just three days before the U.S. will face Canada in Detroit in its opening game for the 2011 Gold Cup, the Americans -- who rested several regulars such as Carlos Bocanegra and the sick Landon Donovan, while Clint Dempsey and Jozy Altidore, Maurice Edu and Jermaine Jones played just one half -- ...

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