Welcome, everyone! We're here to chat about U.S. vs. Ghana. Join us by tweeting with #WTOPspin and we'll pull the best tweets into the conversation.
Less than a minute in, 1-0 USA!
Lively game early. Howard his usual, calm self in the net. Into the 14th minute
Local boy Kyle Backerman taking a beating early on - a take down, now an elbow. Draws a yellow card for the latter
So...these two teams don't like each other
Ghana with 62-38 possession, 234-133 lead in completed passes in the first half. Pure survival by the U.S.
Ghana levels the score 1-1 in the 82nd minute. U.S. held on as long as they could
Unbelievable! The U.S. back in front on the header!
5 minutes of stoppage time agony is over! 3 points for the U.S.!
First goal ever by a U.S. sub in World Cup play from John Brooks in the 86th minute wins it.
Thanks for being with us tonight. We'll do it again soon.