U.S. Defeats Ghana 2-1

Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: United States fans look on prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Clint Dempsey of the United States shoots and scores the team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Clint Dempsey of the United States reacts after scoring his team's first goal past goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey of Ghana during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
(Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Clint Dempsey of the United States reacts after scoring his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
(Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
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FBL-WC-2014-MATCH14-GHA-USA
US forward Clint Dempsey celebrates after scoring during a Group G football match between Ghana and US at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Clint Dempsey (L) and Tim Howard of the United States look on during the National Anthem during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Geoff Cameron of the United States competes for the ball with Christian Atsu of Ghana during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
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FBL-WC-2014-MATCH14-GHA-USA
US forward Clint Dempsey (L) celebrates with teammates after scoring during a Group G football match between Ghana and US at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: A United States fan dressed as Elvis holds up a replica of the World Cup trophy during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Sulley Muntari of Ghana reacts angrily after a challenge by Jermaine Jones of the United States as referee Jonas Eriksson runs on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Sulley Muntari of Ghana reacts angrily after a challenge by Jermaine Jones of the United States during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Clint Dempsey of the United States shoots and scores his team's first goal past goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey of Ghana during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Clint Dempsey of the United States shoots and scores his team's first goal past goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey of Ghana during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
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FBL-WC-2014-MATCH14-GHA-USA
US defender Geoff Cameron (L) jumps for the ball with Ghana's forward Asamoah Gyan (R) during a Group G football match between Ghana and US at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Kyle Beckerman of the United States tackles Kevin-Prince Boateng of Ghana during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Andre Ayew of Ghana shoots and scores his team's first goal past John Brooks and Fabian Johnson of the United States (R) during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Andre Ayew of Ghana celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: John Brooks of the United States scores his team's second goal on a header past Adam Kwarasey of Ghana during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: John Brooks of the United States (R) celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Fabian Johnson during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
(Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: John Brooks of the United States (C) celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Graham Zusi (L) and Fabian Johnson (R) during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
(Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
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US defender John Brooks (L) celebrates after scoring during a Group G football match between Ghana and US at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Adam Kwarasey of Ghana celebrates his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: The United States fans celebrate during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: The United States bench players celebrate the team's second goal by John Brooks (not pictured) during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: John Brooks of the United States celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Graham Zusi, Fabian Johnson, Aron Johannsson and Michael Bradley during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Fans of the United States cheer during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
(Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)
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A fan holds a Colombian flag before a Group G football match between Ghana and US at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO / CARL DE SOUZA (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)
(Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to kickoff during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to kickoff during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
Ghana v USA: Group G - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: A Ghana fan cheers prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
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