Belgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in full time and deflated the American hype and furor around our new favorite sport-of-the-moment. Although we won’t see the USMNT contend for the title, good times and camaraderie were had by all.
With the USMNT making it to the knockout round of 16 losing yesterday to Belgium, the soccer hater can now say, “Thank God, no more soccer talk.”
A heartbreaking loss for USA Soccer. The team was eliminated from the World Cup in a drama-filled match that went into overtime. All of Maryland was glued to the game.
The American astronauts aboard the International Space Station, including Baltimore County’s Reid Wiseman, lose a bet and then lose their hair.
Alejandro Bedoya is a 27-year-old American player who is currently playing as an attacking midfielder or winger with French club Nantes and as a winger with the United States Men’s National Team.
USA stays alive in the World Cup. Even with a loss to Germany, the team advances to the next round. Marylanders flock to Downtown Baltimore to cheer on the red, white and blue.
With his mouth doing most of the talking thus far, let’s look at the many faces of Jurgen Klinsmann and get to know the USMNT’s head soccer coach a little bit better …
Jermaine Jones is a 32-year-old American that is currently playing for Turkish club team Besiktas and the United States Men’s National Team as a defensive midfielder.
Chris Wondolowski is an American who currently plays as a striker for the San Jose Earthquakes from the MLS and for the United States Men’s National Team.
The up-and-down emotions in the USA’s first two matches have fans more intrigued in soccer than ever, and the numbers show it.
Let’s take a look at the top five thrilling finishes so far in the 2014 World Cup after 10 days.
John Brooks is a 21-year-old American player who is currently playing for German club team Hertha BSC and for the United States Men’s National Team.