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USA soccer edges Honduras in World Cup qualifier

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Honduras' Roger Espinoza (15) falls as United States' Jermaine Jones (13) defends in the first half during a World Cup qualifying soccer match at Rio Tinto Stadium on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, in Sandy, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) Honduras' Roger Espinoza (15) falls as United States' Jermaine Jones (13) defends in the first half during a World Cup qualifying soccer match at Rio Tinto Stadium on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, in Sandy, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Jozy Altidore scored in the 73 minute and USA soccer edged Honduras 1-0 in a World Cup qualifying game at Rio Tinto Stadium in Utah.

It's Altidore's fourth straight international match with a goal.

USA leads the six-team CONCACAF group with 13 points. The Americans have won three straight Cup qualifiers this month, and shut out it's last two opponents.

USA soccer's next World Cup qualifying match is against Costa Rica in September.