So near yet so far for heroic USA

Desolate USA fans in Washington, DC yesterday watched their football team’s heroic exit from the World Cup. With the match 0-0 after 90 minutes, it took goals by Kevin De Bruyne and Romelu Lukaku in extra time put the Belgians 2-0 up, before Spurs target Julian Green pulled one back with a volley. Fans around the States rallied around goalkeeper Tim Howard, who pulled off a series of spectacular saves.

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