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Bruce Arena beefs up Americans’ Gold Cup roster

Forward Clint Dempsey, midfielder Michael Bradley and goalkeeper Tim Howard are among six additions to the U.S. roster for the knockout phase of the CONCACAF Gold Cup as coach Bruce Arena opted to add some more experienced players. Arena also added forward Jozy Altidore, midfielder Darlington Nagbe and goalkeeper Jesse Gonzalez, the U.S. Soccer Federation said Sunday. Group play was an opportunity for a lot of players to get a chance. ... Angel Sepulveda and Edson Alvarez scored as Mexico (2-0-1) prevailed in San Antonio to win Group C in its bid for a fourth title in five years.

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