USMNT-Mexico 5 things we learned: Young Americans found a goal, kept their heads

The U.S. men's national soccer team took a late lead on a Tyler Adams goal against a 10-man Mexico squad and held on for a 1-0 victory Tuesday at Nissan Stadium.

"For all the reasons you can imagine, playing here against Mexico on 9/11, it was an important night for many fronts," U.S. coach Dave Sarachan said.

Here are five things to take away from Tuesday night's international friendly in Nashville:

Tyler Adams shines

Minutes after Mexico went to 10 men after Angel Zaldivar's reckless tackle, the New York Red Bulls' 19-year-old star Tyler Adams did something seldom seen by an American.

He found an opening in the Mexico box and put a shot on target. It was his first international goal.

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