Jozy Altidore

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    June 23, 2010


    There it is, the moment, the golden goal. Boca Raton's Jozy Altidore hit the cross. Clint Dempsey took the first shot on goal. Landon Donovan buried it in the back of the net, in the first minute of stoppage time, to keep the United States alive in the World Cup.

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    June 18, 2010

    Altidore Dominates, Doesn't Score, in U.S. Draw with Slovenia​After a solid World Cup debut against England, Boca Raton product and U.S. striker Jozy Altidore was a key in today's amazing 2-2 draw with Slovenia.After an early run on goal, Altidore had a quiet first half. He wasn't alone; the entire team looked sluggish out of the gate and the scor ... More >>

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    June 17, 2010

    Jozy Altidore Challenged to One On One By Chad Ochocinco: "Football vs Futbol"​With the eyes of U.S. soccer fans focused on Boca Raton product Jozy Altidore, as he prepares for the most important game of his life (tomorrow vs. Slovenia), one local sports celebrity wants to see Altidore up close. South Florida's own Chad Ochocinco posted words of encouragement on ... More >>

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    June 11, 2010

    Jozy Altidore Kicks the Hell Out of a British Tea Party; Can He Do This to American Tea Parties, Please?

    Continuing his ESPN campaign as a poster boy for U.S. Soccer, Boca Raton native Jozy Altidore recorded this entertaining video with the cable sports network, in which he's invited to kick a soccer ball at a couple OF British gentlemen trying to enjoy a spot of tea.That sprained ankle looks pretty go ... More >>

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    June 9, 2010

    Jozy Altidore Back From Ankle Sprain, Will Play in Saturday's World Cup Match

    FlickrAltidore​Jozy Altidore, the Boca Raton-born forward for the United States World Cup team, survived his first full practice since an ankle sprain and now will be available Saturday when the Americans open tournament play with a match against England.He's one of two key players with health con ... More >>

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    June 1, 2010

    U.S. World Cup Equation: Donovan Altidore = Goal

    The U.S. Soccer Team is hoping that the Landon Donovan/Jozy Altidore combination on display this weekend against Turkey will stay sharp with just 11 days before the team opens World Cup play with a match versus Great Britain.Being a talented, charismatic young player who plays a glamorous position ... More >>

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    May 17, 2010

    Boca's Soccer Star in ESPN Commercial

    That's Jozy Altidore, the U.S. striker whose Haitian-born parents brought him up in Boca Raton. Of course, this ad's a way for ESPN to show it's hip to this summer's World Cup. Altidore is one of the sports leading American ambassadors. Let's hope that this video is Google-friendly enough to help t ... More >>

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    April 26, 2010

    Soccer Star From Boca Ousted From Match Following Headbutt

    UPDATE: Youtube's taken down the video above, and we couldn't immediately find a new one. When we locate it, we'll update this post. Jozy Altidore, the Boca-born son of Haitian parents, is one of America's best soccer players, but an ugly scene during an English Premier League match on Saturday was ... More >>

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    October 15, 2009

    Pride of Boca, Jozy Altidore Helps U.S. to Win of Draw in World Cup Qualifying Match

    That's Boca Raton native and American soccer star Jozy Altidore in an interview he gave late last night to ESPN after the U.S. earned a 2-2 tie against Costa Rica. In doing so, the Americans won the draw, after having qualified earlier for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.The match came after Alt ... More >>

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    June 29, 2009

    Rough Weekend for International Athletes From Boca

    Yesterday, just before leaving to represent the U.S. in its only appearance in the FIFA Confederations Cup, in Johannesburg, South Africa, Boca Raton native Jozy Altidore tweeted: "Do you believe? I know I do!!!"On Wednesday, the 19-year-old striker scored the first of the two goals (video above) th ... More >>