June 23, 2014

Note to U.S.: Elite World Cup Teams Don't Gag

Nancy Armour, USA Today

The Associated Press

They were less than a minute away from a huge win, the humidity was oppressive and the Americans were gassed. None of it is any excuse. The Americans blew this game, and it could very well make the difference between moving on and going home. You want to win a World Cup? Or at least be included in the conversation? Then play like it. The best teams win games in the closing seconds, they don’t give them away.

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