The United States males’s soccer staff fell to Honduras 2–1 on Sunday and failed to qualify for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. The lads’s under-23 staff has not certified for an Olympics since 2008 in Beijing.
The disappointing loss for the U.S. was made all of the extra painful by an embarrassing purpose that got here when Honduras took a 2–0 lead within the forty seventh minute.
Though the U.S. answered, it was by no means in a position to tie it up.
U.S. girls’s nationwide staff star Megan Rapinoe chimed in on the finish of the sport to supply assist for her nationwide staff friends.
“Gutted for these boys,” Rapinoe Tweeted. “Preserve your heads up, be taught from it and get higher.
Honduras has now certified for Olympics 4 straight instances whereas the U.S. has failed thrice in a row now. Honduras will face the winner of the Mexico–Canada matchup at 9 p.m. ET.