Watch: Clint Dempsey scores 50th career goal for USMNT
Clint Dempsey scored his 50th career goal with the United States men’s national team on Tuesday night, doing so against Costa Rica in their Copa America Centenario Group A match.
The goal came in the ninth minute, with Dempsey scoring on a penalty kick to give the U.S. a 1–0 lead.
Dempsey’s first goal for the U.S. also came in Chicago, back in 2005 against England. The 33-year-old Dempsey now joins Landon Donovan as the only U.S. men’s national team players with 50 career goals. Donovan scored 57 during his illustrious career.
Watch Dempsey’s goal below:
Dempsey has been a member of the U.S. national team since 2004.