Mexico rallies to Gold Cup crown

Updated: July 2, 2011, 10:25 AM ET
Associated Press

PASADENA, Calif. -- In just a few short minutes, Mexico turned the tables on the United States, then ran away with its second straight Gold Cup win.

This one means more than the title they took in 2009 against a second-team USA. Now El Tri gets to play in the 2013 Confederations Cup in Brazil a year before the World Cup.

Pablo Barrera scored twice for Mexico, which rallied to beat the United States 4-2 on Saturday night while most of the fans at the Rose Bowl roared approval.

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