WATCH: Pulisic bags quick brace to give USMNT advantage

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Christian Pulisic is 18 years old, and he’s consistently coming to the rescue of an entire nation.

With the USMNT whiffing on chance after chance through 45 minutes and into the second half, Trinidad and Tobago was beginning to feel its way into some counter attacking chances.

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The Americans hopes of the 2018 World Cup in Russia might’ve dipped, dove, and died with a draw. You have to win your home qualifiers in CONCACAF.

So after Darlington Nagbe helped prod the Yanks into a dangerous position, it was no surprise when the teen talent was on the end of DeAndre Yedlin‘s cross.

Yedlin started Pulisic’s second goal, which was assisted by a very nice decision from Jozy Altidore. Watch both below.