Dynamic Donovan leads the U.S.

Player grades from a wild night that saw the U.S. put five goals past Scotland

Updated: May 26, 2012, 11:48 PM ET
By Jeff Carlisle | ESPN.com

As it turned out, the only motivation Landon Donovan needed was a game in a U.S. national team jersey.

Just days after Donovan stated that his hunger for the game might be lacking, the Americans' all-time leading scorer lit up Scotland for a hat trick and drove the U.S. to a resounding 5-1 win. Michael Bradley added a highlight-reel goal in the first half while Jermaine Jones added the Americans' final tally; Scotland's lone goal came courtesy of an own goal when Geoff Cameron ...

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