Despite falling to Germany 1-0, the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team is advancing to the knockout round!
Let’s just call this a moral victory, shall we?
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Germany 1, USA 0.
Portugal 1, Ghana 1.
A United States win or tie against Germany automatically sends the team to the knockout stage.
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Germany strikes first, go up 1-0, as Thomas Mueller sneaks a goal past USA’s Tim Howard in the 55th minute.
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We’re all tied up at 0 as the second half begins!
A tie can be heartbreaking. The U.S. was THIS CLOSE to advancing to the World Cup knockout stage before Portugal evened the game in the final seconds.
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The U.S. has an insane travel schedule.
No cramps for LeBron this time. The Heat bounced back with a Game 2 win over the Spurs.
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LeBron had to step aside in the Heat’s Game 1 loss to the Spurs. James hobbled off the court with cramps in the closing minutes.
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What a start to the Stanley Cup Final! The Kings take out the Rangers, 3-2, in overtime of Game 1.