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Home >Soccer America Daily > Tuesday, June 17, 2014
[BRAZIL 2014] Guillermo Ochoa had the best game by a goalkeeper at the World Cup with six saves, including two spectacular stops, as Mexico held host Brazil to a 0-0 tie in the Matchday 2 opener Tuesday afternoon in Fortaleza. Earlier in the day, Belgium became the sixth team at ... Read the whole story
[VIDEO PICK: Off The Post] When Joe Biden visited the U.S. locker room in Natal after its 2-1 win over Ghana, defender DaMarcus Beasley showed the VP that he still had with him the good luck coin Biden gave him the last they met. "Well, I owe the drinks!" Biden ... Read the whole story
[SOCCER ON THE AIR] The USA's 2-1 win over Ghana set a record for the most-viewed World Cup game on ESPN with 11,093,000 viewers. The 6.3 rating was also the highest ever recorded on ESPN.< Read the whole story
[WORLD CUP: Off the Post] Delta Airlines tweeted congratulations on the USA's 2-1 win over Ghana with images of the Statue of Liberty (with a 2) and a giraffe (with a 1). Problem is, giraffes don't reside in Ghana. Read the whole story
[MLS INJURY REPORT] D.C. United forward Fabian Espindola, who with seven goals and eight assists has been involved in more goals than any MLS player this season, is expected to miss six weeks with a strained medial collateral ligament in his right knee sustained in United's 4-2 win at the ... Read the whole story
[MLS] Major League Soccer has named Sal Della Monica as its new Director of Communications. Read the whole story
[DATEBOOK] The World Cup concludes with the Argentina-Germany final on Sunday (3 pm ET kickoff). Read the whole story
[BRAZIL 2014] Here are 503 places Soccer America readers recommend where you should watch the World Cup and enjoy all the excitement. They include locations in all 50 states plus the District of Columbia. Share your World Cup watch photos using the hashtag #WorldCupWatchParty. Read the whole story


What They're Saying

"Some were very abusive. One person said, 'I hope you die.' ... Some comments were comical and I've seen the funny side, but there are some sad people out there." -- Suffolk, England, radiator salesman Phil Neville, whose twitter account has been bombarded by fans unhappy with the TV commentator of the same name -- the former England star who was widely criticized for being dull and boring during his World Cup debut as TV commentator during England's 2-1 loss to Italy. (BBC) ...More

John Brooks, Brad Evans and foolish thoughts

As the seconds slowly ticked in stoppage time -- five minutes! -- in the minutes that followed John Brooks' goal that put the USA ahead Monday night in Natal, my thoughts turned to another U.S. defender, another corner kick, and another late goal that resulted in another improbable 2-1 victory. ...More


Looking back on a night of drama and delight in Natal

The Americans' 2-1 defeat of Ghana instantly took its place among the best efforts in national team history. ...More



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