Yanks' game plan to beat Jamaica 

September, 11, 2012

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann says his team won't lose to Jamaica for a second time in five days when the teams meet tonight at Crew Stadium (8 p.m. ET, ESPN2), but what the Americans really need to do is win.

After last week's 2-1 World Cup qualifying defeat in Kingston -- the Yanks' first to the Reggae Boyz in 19 meetings -- only a victory will ease the pressure for the U.S. ahead of the final two semifinal round qualifiers. Question is, what exactly can Klinsmann & Co. do to get the W?

Here are four keys to getting three points tonight:

Doug McIntyre is a staff writer for ESPN The Magazine. He has covered American and international soccer since 2002.