Originally written on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 11/9/14

CARSON, CA - NOVEMBER 08: Landon Donovan #10 of the Los Angeles Galaxy celebrates after converting a penalty kick for a goal in the second half against Chivas USA during Game 2 of the MLS Western Conference Semifinals match at The Home Depot Center on November 8, 2009 in Carson, California. The Galaxy defeated Chivas USA 1-0. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)
Landon Donovan scored two goals to lead the United States past Guatemala 6-0 in a friendly on Friday, his first match with the national team in nearly a year. Donovan scored his 50th international goal, extending his American record, on a penalty kick in the 55th minute to put the Americans up 2-0. His 51st came in the 74th minute. Donovan took a sabbatical of nearly four months after last year's Major League Soccer season and wasn't included on the U.S. roster for June's World Cup qualifiers. U.S. Coach Jurgen Klinsmann added him back to the squad for the Gold Cup, the championship for North and Central America and the Caribbean, which begins Sunday. Herculez Gomez, Chris Wondolowski, Clarence Goodson and Alejandro Bedoya also scored for the Americans.
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