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Team USA To Take on Belgium Tuesday

Reported by: Send eMail Taylor Deer
Reported: Jul. 1, 2014 11:33 AM EDT
Updated: Jul. 1, 2014 5:43 PM EDT
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World Cup 2014
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Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia

Team USA is still in it, and faithful fans hope their team is going to win it.

The American squad will face off with Belgium in the Round 16 match of the World Cup Tournament at 4 p.m. Tuesday.

Media outlets said the United States has concerns about the Algerian referee FIFA selected for Tuesday’s game, since Team USA knocked Algeria out of the tournament.

Meanwhile, there is big news for Team USA. Striker Jozy Altidore was declared available for the 4 p.m. game. Media outlets said it would be a surprise, however, if he played anything more than 10 to 15 minutes as a substitute.

Big crowds are expected to gather at sports bars around the capital city to cheer on the United States for the big game, including Adelphia Sports Bar & Grille, Recovery Sports Grill and Embassy Suites.

Sports analysts have predicted the United States will take the victory with a 1-0 win over Belgium.

Current Standings for Team USA include a win over Ghana 2-1, a tie with Portugal 2-2, and a loss to Germany 0-1. Belgium has an undefeated record in the tournament at this point. Wins include a 2-1 victory over Algeria and 1-0 victories over both Russia and Korea Republic.



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