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USA vs England David vs Goliath World Cup match up June 12, 2010

Posted by marvelpg in Football Soccer, Sports, World Cup.
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Tonight sees one of the most anticipated face off in this years World Cup in South Africa, USA vs England.
Can the US team pull another “Miracle on grass” and recreate a major upset as before ? Previously the US team consisted of mainly semi-professionals. Now the US team consist of some formidable players like :

Landon Donovan who has been playing with Everton and Bayern Munich

World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney

Clint Dempsey has been playing for Fulham

World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney

Carlos Bocanegra who has also played for Fulham

World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney
Michael Bradley who has played in the German League with Borussia Mönchengladbach
World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney
Tim Howard who has played with Everton
World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney
Facing them are some of the giants of the BPL like:
Liverpool’s Glen Johnson
World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney
Tottenham Hotspurs Aaron Lennon
World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney
Tottenham Hotspurs Ledley King
World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney
Chelsea’s John Terry
World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney
Chelsea’s Ashley Cole
World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney
Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard
World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne RooneyWorld Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney
Chelsea’s Frank Lampard
Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney
World Cup USA England 2010 South Africa 1950 Brazil Miracle on grass Landon Donovan Clint Dempsey Carlos Bocanegra Tim Howard Michael Bradley David James Glen Johnson Ledley King John Terry Ashley Cole Aaron Lennon Steven Gerrard Frank Lampard Wayne Rooney

Seems like a lot of Chelsea players in the England squad …but that is for a differrent discussion.
An truely hot match up highly anticipated by football fans everywhere.

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