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Cameroon wins shootout 5-3 over Spain to take Olympic gold.

Were the Americans that good or the Czechs just bad?

United States dominates, but settles for 2-2 draw with Czech Republic

NBC-cable dispute could deprive millions of American soccer.

Olympic team sports decided MLS flavor.

Ill-considered womenís draw puts U.S. in Group F with Norway, China.

Cherundolo will miss Summer Olympics after tearing knee ligaments.

Honduras beats U.S. 2-1 in meaningless final.

U.S. punches ticket to Sydney with dominant 4-0 win over Gautemala.

United States 4
Guatemala 0

Honduras stuns Mexico 5-4 in penalty kicks after scoreless tie.

With some effort, U.S. should be booking trip to Sydney for Olympics.

Despite respect for Americans, Guatemalans expect Olympics berth.

Summer Games are one win away for U.S. after tying Canada 0-0.

Phillips early, Ramirez late, power Honduras to 2-0 win over Canada.

Despite hostile crowd, U.S. gains driversí seat in Olympic qualifying.

Albright nets pair, Olsen, Thorrington shine for U.S. in 3-0 handling of Honduras.

Canada, Honduras are United Statesí group opponents in Hershey.

Olympic Medalists (Men)

Year Gold Silver BronzeHost Site
2000 Cameroon Spain Chile Australia
1996 Nigeria Argentina Brazil USA
1992 Spain Poland Ghana Spain
1988 USSR Brazil West Germany South Korea
1984 France Brazil Yugoslavia USA
1980 Czechoslovakia East Germany USSR USSR
1976 East Germany Poland USSR Canada
1972 Poland Hungary East Germany West Germany
1968 Hungary Bulgaria Japan Mexico
1964 Hungary Czechoslovakia East Germany Japan
1960 Yugoslavia Denmark Hungary Italy
1956 USSR Yugoslavia Bulgaria Australia
1952 Hungary Yugoslavia Sweden Finland
1948 Sweden Yugoslavia Denmark England
1936 Italy Austria Norway Germany
1932 not a medal sport
1928 Uruguay Argentina Italy Holland
1924 Uruguay Switzerland Sweden France
1920 Belgium Spain Holland Belgium
1912 Great Britain Denmark Holland Sweden
1908 Great Britain Denmark Holland England
1904 Canada USA I USA II USA
1900 Great Britain France Belgium France

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