[VIDEO PICK: Panama-USA] Graham Zusi'
s goal in stoppage time (followed up by Aron
's goal almost immediately after that) stunned a nation. The U.S. comeback left Panama City's Estadio Rommel Fernandez in silence and Panama's Canaleros in tears after they were
eliminated for the World Cup, for which they have never qualified, in stunning fashion.
Panamanian players broke down on the field and in the tunnel leading to their locker room after the
game. In the post-game press conference, Panama coach Julio Dely Valdes spent more than five minutes
apologizing, saying he took full responsibility for the loss.
When the press conference was opened to questions, a journalist thanked Dely Valdes for everything he had done and the
assembled journalists broke out in applause. Panamanian players react ... Panamanian TV broadcast of Zusi goal: