Like many Americans I found myself at work during the USMNT’s match against Germany today. I was unable to watch the game and was informed via text that USA had lost. But we still advanced.
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DEMPSEY WITH THE GOAL! Just like that the USMNT was on the board. In under a minute Clint Dempsey took a feed from Jermaine Jones into the box, used a nifty little touch to bring the ball around the defender, then cutting to the center Dempsey fired a low laser shot off the right post …
The USMNT closed out their World Cup tune-ups with a 2-1 victory over Nigeria. The match featured a new formation for the US side as they deployed in a 4-2-3-1 formation instead of the previously used diamond.
The “Group of Death” awaits the USMNT when they arrive in Brazil to compete in the 2014 World Cup. Ghana, Portugal, and Germany stand between the United States and advancement in the tournament. At least that is how it is being perceived. It is quite possible however to view the USMNT as standing in the …
Bigger. Stronger. Faster. How many times have you heard those words used to describe the American athletes of today? Quite often, I would imagine. It is as if those words are the new benchmark or expectation put forth for athletes to strive toward. They must be bigger, stronger and faster than those that have come …