Originally written on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 4/17/12
Herculez Gomez is no stranger to playing in finals or big tournaments. He won an MLS Cup with the Los Angeles Galaxy in 2005, played for the United States in the 2010 World Cup, and represented Pachuca in the 2010 Club World Cup. One event the American striker doesn't have on his impressive resume is a CONCACAF Champions League Final: something he is getting ready to add beginning on Wednesday night. Gomez and high-scoring Santos Laguna take on defending champion Monterrey in the first leg in a series expected to provide plenty of fireworks. With all due respect to Major League Soccer, there is little disputing the fact that Santos Laguna and Monterrey have been two of the most impressive teams in North America in recent years. Both clubs currently boast the two most dangerous offenses in the region. It will be an entertaining series, a must-see clash for any American soccer fan who ever hoped could see Mexico's best teams play on American television, on an English-language broadc...
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