5 Things for the United States to Fear from Cuba in the Gold Cup

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5 Things for the United States to Fear from Cuba in the Gold Cup
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Unsurprisingly, the United States start as red-hot favourites to record a second Gold Cup win against Cuba on July 13. 

The home side waltzed to victory in their first appearance at CONCACAF's continental competition. A hat-trick from Chris Wondolowski helped the U.S. to an easy 6-1 destruction of Belize, giving them the perfect start to the competition. 

Cuba, meanwhile, were disappointing in going down 3-0 to Costa Rica. They know another reverse would make it very difficult to pursue their dreams of making it out of the first round. 

Still, anything can happen during 90 minutes of football. Here is why maybe, just maybe, Cuba could threaten an upset on Saturday. 

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