That guy who bit that other guy, what’s he up to?
Clint Dempsey and DeAndre Yedlin of the Sounders are among a group of eight players from the U.S. World Cup team who have been voted into the MLS All-Star Game.
You’ll notice the ratings for this World Cup are highest in the Northeast, where folks try rather hard to look most enlightened. And you may also notice by the time the U.S. team lost to Belgium, some of them had already jumped ship.
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.
The World Cup is still in motion and a lot of crazy things are happening in Brazil. Here are five things that you may have missed during the World Cup this past week.
Dempsey scored in the first minute and rookie substitute John Brooks scored a late game winner as the U.S. defeated Ghana 2-1 Monday.
Get to know more about United States men’s national soccer team member Clint Dempsey.
FC Dallas (8-6-8, 32 points) suffered a 3-0 defeat to Seattle Sounders FC Saturday night in front of 39,360 fans at CenturyLink Field.
Clint Dempsey has been voted the Futbol de Primera U.S. national team player of the year award for the second straight year and third time overall.