Findley could be the answer 

November, 24, 2009
11/24/09
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Does Robbie Findley have the goods to help the U.S. in South Africa next summer?

That's clearly the question on the minds of national team fans after Findley capped a stellar MLS season by helping Real Salt Lake beat David Beckham, Landon Donovan and the heavily favored LA Galaxy in an epic MLS Cup upset on Sunday. After the game, the answer, according to a host of current and former national teamers in both locker rooms, was a resounding yes.

To read more about Robbie Findley's World Cup chances, and an analysis of the U.S.'s Goal Flurry problem, you must be an Insider.

Luke Cyphers is a former senior writer for ESPN The Magazine.
Doug McIntyre is a staff writer for ESPN The Magazine. He has covered American and international soccer since 2002.

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