Longtime captain of USA men's football, Landon Donovan will make his final appearance for Team USA on October 10, in a friendly against Ecuador in Hartford. Your departure from the international scene wasn't smooth as you probably would have liked, Landon, but after setting USA records for goals and assists and after numerous memorable moments, you deserve a salute. Plus, you look like someone I know...
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At Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896