The 2014 United States Men’s National Soccer Team will need to wait another four years for the next opportunity to potentially hoist its first World Cup trophy.
Though eliminated yesterday in Salvatore, Brazil from this year’s competition, the Yanks still came away winners. Continue reading
“Stunning” fails to adequately describe the USA’s 2 – 1 victory over Ghana in yesterday’s opening round Group G match of the 2014 World Cup in Natal, Brazil.
Like most international football fans, I’m struggling to comprehend the enormity of the USA’s accomplishment against a more much experienced and far better soccer squad that had coincidentally eliminated the Yanks in the previous two World Cups.
Congratulations to coach Jurgen Klinsmann and the American side for earning three valuable points in pool play with its shocking defeat of the superior African side.
ESPN’s post game analysis revealed how Ghana dominated all facets of the game except in the final score. Continue reading
It wasn’t quite the U.S. hockey team’s 1980 “Miracle on Ice” victory over the U.S.S.R. However, it was a global soccer shocker nonetheless. This week’s U.S. soccer team’s stunning 1 – 0 upset of four time world champion Italy on … Continue reading