Although their fates remain a mystery, these few moments of glory will always be remembered…by them.
From 64 teams and 62 matches, the 2014 FIFA World Cup is now down to two, Argentina and Germany. This World Cup has featured unlikely superstars like James Rodriguez and Guillermo Ochoa, a record number of goals, and a few Cinderellas that advanced much further than anyone could have expected. With just one match (and a useless 3rd place game) to go, it’s time to take a look back on the six most unbelievable results of the 2014 World Cup.
John Brooks’ goal against Ghana shook the nation, here are a few facts about the now historic goal.
Boehlke: Imperfectly Beautiful – USMNT Played Game Presented to Them, Not Game Most Pundits Wished To See
Media will tell you the U.S. played poorly outside of the first 31 seconds. They’ll say the United States were confused when they got the ball. They’ll say the USMNT were lucky to have held on to the lead as long as they did and were lucky to win. They are all wrong.