Billions of people around the world are watching the 2014 World Cup. And with the United States hanging onto a chance to advance to the second round, Marylanders are tuning in to watch. That has business at area bars booming.
The Americans were about to romp into the round of 16 at the World Cup, about to walk off with their first come-from-behind win at soccer’s showcase.
Ed and Ken talk about yesterday’s USA vs Portugal match.
Sasho Cirovski joined Ed and Steve to talk about USA vs Portugal on Sunday.
American Outlaw Steve Dietrich joined Ed and Steve to talk about the organization and some viewing parties for the game Sunday vs Portugal.
When asked about the most interesting games on the slate for this weekend. He stated that there were a couple of games that he’s looking forward to besides the United States vs. Portugal game, one of which is England and Uruguay taking place on Thursday. “I think Uruguay vs England is going to be a very interesting game, they play tomorrow. Both teams need to win they can’t rely on a draw, somebody has to win that game.”
Soccer, Hockey, and Golf… it’s not Baseball and Football but these “alternate” sports gave true sports fans a weekend to remember.
Terps Head Soccer Coach Sasho Cirovski talks about his former player Graham Zusi, the USA 2-1 win over Ghana and previews the next match-ups.
Victory on the world stage! After their coach said they couldn’t do it, the USA rose to the challenge and knocked out Ghana in their first World Cup match.
The skies may clear by Monday night, when the United States plays Ghana in the World Cup opener.
Andy Ottley of Chelsea FC and Kevin Healey of the Baltimore Blast joined Ed and Steve to talk about the World Cup.
World Cup fever. Brazil kicks off the 2014 World Cup with its first matchup. The economic boost is being felt in Baltimore.
Belgium eliminated the United Sates with a 2-1 victory in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil.
With Portugal defeating Ghana 2-1 in a game played simultaneously, team USA advances despite losing to Germany in a very choppy 1-0 game.
A one-goal lead is never comfortable with the world’s best competition, especially with the world player of the year on the pitch.
USA wins 2-1 in World Cup opener against Ghana. Clint Dempsey scored first in 32 seconds, making him the first U.S. player to score in 3 different World Cups and and ranked as the fifth-fastest in tournament history.
The United States women’s soccer team defeated Japan by a score of 2-1 to win the Women’s Football gold medal match on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Wembley Stadium on August 9, 2012 in London, England.
Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following extra-time against the USA at the FIFA Women’s Football World Cup final match on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany.
The USA defeated Brazil in the quarter-final match of the FIFA women’s football World Cup Brazil vs USA on July 10, 2011 in Dresden, eastern Germany. The USA won a final Shoot-out 5-3.