Is Landon Donovan's EPL loan risky business for Team USA?
This article appears in the Feb. 8 issue of ESPN The Magazine.
It's 2002. David Beckham is at the top of his game, playing for Manchester United in a Champions League match against Deportivo La Coruna, when Argentine defender Aldo Duscher flies in with a hard tackle and fractures one of Becks' world-famous feet. Two months later, the star limps into the World Cup, and Duscher becomes a cult hero in his Brit-bashing home nation.
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