Team USA Eliminated from World Cup

102442521 e1277590945343 Team USA Eliminated from World Cup

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The United States lost to Ghana 2-1 in extra time in the Round of 16 of the World Cup on Saturday.  Ghana scored 5 minutes into the match to take a 1-0 lead.  Landon Donovan evened the score with a penalty kick in the 63rd minute.  The two teams went to extra time tied 1-1, Ghana scored early and the US could not respond. 

Ghana moves on to face Uruguay in the quarterfinals from South Africa.

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