"I had a dream. I told some teammates I dreamed I scored in the 80th minute and we win the game. Now it was the 86th minute, and we won. … [In the dream] I also scored on a header. ... It was my first dream [about scoring]. Hopefully not the last."
-- John Brooks, who scored the U.S. gamewinner over Ghana, on his promising night of sleep two days before his World Cup debut. (Washington Post)