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  • Belgium ousts U.S. 2-1 in dramatic fashion

    Belgium ousts U.S. 2-1 in dramatic fashion
    SALVADOR, Brazil -- Cinderella’s glass slipper cracked. Seabiscuit pulled up lame on the backstretch. Kirk Gibson’s long drive died on the warning track. After a remarkable underdog run through four games and one overtime period, the U.S....
  • TV ratings: USA-Belgium big in early numbers

    TV ratings: USA-Belgium big in early numbers
    No surprise here: Team USA's 2-1 loss to Belgium scored big ratings for ESPN. The Tuesday match drew a household rating of 9.6 in Nielsen's 56 metered markets, according to the measurement firm, marking the highest-ever rating for a World Cup telecast...
  • Jeff Jacobs: U.S. Soccer Fans Have Fun Time, Despite Loss

    Jeff Jacobs: U.S. Soccer Fans Have Fun Time, Despite Loss
    HARTFORD — It started in the 106th minute early Tuesday evening, only a few stifled groans after Romelu Lukaku had given Belgium a two-goal World Cup lead. A little tinny at first, a few voices scattered among the 300 or so American Outlaws fans...
  • Ratings: USA-Belgium Sets World Cup Record for ESPN

    Despite an afternoon start time that made it difficult for many Americans to get home to see it, Tuesday's U.S. men's soccer match against Belgium in the FIFA World Cup delivered huge ratings for ESPN -- setting a cable record for the sport. According to...
  • World Cup quarterfinals: An upset may be brewing

    World Cup quarterfinals: An upset may be brewing
    A riveting World Cup resumes Friday with no end to the drama in sight. For all of the wacky results in the pre-knockout phase, the round of 16 played to form -- even as it took a while, with five of eight matches spilling into overtime and a sixth...
  • U.S. can be proud of American team despite exit from World Cup

    U.S. can be proud of American team despite exit from World Cup
    It was heartbreak for the U.S., but the Americans proved plenty in Brazil. U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann said his team was not done. They were in the knockout stages with a mission to win the game. They would not play simply to survive. The Americans...
  • Enthusiastic group of U.S. fans on hand for game against Belgium

    Enthusiastic group of U.S. fans on hand for game against Belgium
    More than 200,000 World Cup tickets were sold in the United States. Only Brazil, the host nation, bought more. And a good portion of those fans followed the U.S. team around the country for its three group-play games. Now comes the knockout round....
  • Lehigh Valley soccer personalities like U.S. team's World Cup run

    Lehigh Valley soccer personalities like U.S. team's World Cup run
    They've been more than baby steps. They've been significant leaps. The U.S. World Cup soccer team's making it to the final 16 for the second consecutive tournament has been huge, according to Lehigh University men's soccer coach Dean Koski, who is not...
  • Waffle House calls for Belgian waffle boycott in support of U.S. soccer

    Waffle House calls for Belgian waffle boycott in support of U.S. soccer
    The breakfast of champions is anything but a Belgian waffle today as the U.S. soccer team prepares to take on Belgium this afternoon at the World Cup. Waffle House is on board with a boycott of the fluffy breakfast food, too. “We don't believe...
  • Belgium defeats U.S., 2-1

    The 2014 World Cup match between the United States and Belgium is in extra time at Salvador, Brazil.
  • Belgium beats United States 2-1 in thriller

    Belgium beats United States 2-1 in thriller
    Belgium's Kevin De Bruyne finally broke a scoreless tie and Romelu Lukaku added another goal as Belgium beat the United States 2-1 at the World Cup. Julian Green scored early in the second extra frame for the U.S. to halve the Belgium lead but it wasn't...
  • World Cup: U.S. fans react on social media during loss to Belgium

    World Cup: U.S. fans react on social media during loss to Belgium
    “I believe that we will win.” The phrase is defiant, proud, optimistic. And to many Twitter users, it was one thing above all else: American. The believers didn’t get their win, as the U.S. lost, 2-1, to Belgium in the World Cup. But...