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Gomez hopes to catch eye of Bradley

Originally Published: April 6, 2010
By Brent Latham | Special to ESPN.com

Herculez Gomez knows what it feels like to be on the outside looking in.

Growing up in Nevada, he found himself left out of the top youth leagues when his family found it difficult to afford the fees for traveling teams. That didn't stop the son of Mexican immigrants; he moved south of the border to join the youth system at Mexican club team Cruz Azul.

But opportunities with the senior team of one of Mexico's biggest clubs were hard to come by, so the young American wouldn't ...

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