Johnson and Dempsey goals lead USA past Turkey
[WORLD CUP 2014 CONTDOWN] Goals by Fabian Johnson and Clint Dempsey gave the USA a
2-1 win over Turkey in their friendly at sold-out Red Bull Arena in Harrison, N.J.
The USA beat Turkey by the same score four years ago in its send-off series before the 2010 World Cup.
Jurgen Klinsmann's team concludes its warm-up series with a match against Nigeria Saturday in Jacksonville, Fla.
June 1 in Harrison,
USA 2 Turkey 1. Goals: Johnson 29, Dempsey 49; Inan pen. 90.
USA -- Howard (Guzan 46); Johnson
(Yedlin 64), Cameron, Besler (Brooks 46), Chandler; Zusi (Diskerud 70), Jones (Beckerman 46), Bradley, Davis (Green 64); Altidore, Dempsey.
Turkey -- Kivrak, Balta (Demirok 83),
Dogan (Ozek 46), Gonul, Inan, Erdinc (Kisa 80), Sahin (Calhanoglu 70), Ozyakup (Adin 66), Tufan, Erkin, Camdal (Pektemek 64)
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