WATCH: Bobby Wood lowers head, carries defender for goal (video)

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So much determination, though.

USMNT forward Bobby Wood made sure Puerto Rico realized what it’s like to deal with a Bundesliga striker, dribbling hard down the right for a goal to give the U.S. a 2-0 lead in its first ever match against PR.

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Wood had a man on his back and another sliding at him when he pushed the ball past onrushing PR keeper Matthew Sanchez.

The Yanks lead 2-1 at halftime.