Asian Qualifiers, Gooch, USA Yellows
*South Korea's 87th-minute goal edges North Korea, 1-0, and Australia moves to the brink of securing the first World Cup qualifying berth with a 2-0 win over Uzbekistan.
*USA defender Oguchi Onyewu (sore left knee) says he's ready to return against T&T tonight (7:30 p.m. ET, ESPN2, Galavision) after sitting out Saturday vs. El Salvador: "More than anything, it was precautionary. Everyone wants to play, but you have to think ahead. It was better to wait and get it better for the second game. I've been full training for the past three days. I feel fine. No pain. It was the right move to wait out the first game."
*Five USA players are carrying yellow cards into tonight's match, and with another, they'd have to miss the big June 3 game at Costa Rica. They are Onyewu, Clint Dempsey, Jozy Altidore, Frankie Hejduk and Michael Bradley. Asked how he would manage minutes to avoid such suspensions, Bob Bradley said: "It is a factor. First things first. The way the cards work in this, we all know that unfortunately, as you move through a 10-game series, you are going to have some days when guys are out. We are always on top of the numbers so when you get late in the game, if you have the luxury of making some decisions based on that, you do."
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