United States won their opening match in the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup against Guyana 4-0. The first score came 27 minutes in when Paul Arriola maneuvered around 2 defenders from inside the box. USA's Tyler Boyd was the player of the match, scoring twice. The first came at 50 minutes from a mid field pass which Boyd kicked in strong from the right side. The second a very strong kick from the top of the box 80 minutes in. Gyasi Zardes scored a header off a defender's rebound 55 minutes in as well.