World Cup: US team loses to Germany but advances to next round

On a sloppy pitch due to tons of rainfall, the US men’s soccer team fell 1-0 to the Germans, but thanks to Cristiano Ronaldo scoring a goal against Ghana not only gave Portugal a 2-1 victory but because of the US team’s goal differential compared to Portugal’s (0 US; -3 Portugal) the Americans were able to advance to the knockout round while Portugal get eliminated.

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