Thanks to an excellent 14th minute Jozy Altidore strike, AZ leads the KNVB Cup final 2-1 at the break. The U.S. ace got loose on the left, cut back to the middle behind two rallying defenders and fired through the grasp of the keeper for his cup-leading eighth of the tourney and 31st across all competitions this term.
UPDATE: It's all over at De Kuip, AZ are the KNVB Cup champs for the fourth time. And here was the decider...
Altidore von Counterpoint1
- Greg Seltzer