7 World Cup Pitch Invaders Who Regret Nothing

Although their fates remain a mystery, these few moments of glory will always be remembered…by them.


U.S. forward Jozy Altidore. (Getty Images)

USA’s Altidore Available To Play Against Belgium

Striker Jozy Altidore has missed the last two games with a strained left hamstring.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2014

USA soccer fans celebrate in Chicago's Grant Park. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Soccer Gets Boost In U.S. From Young, Informed Fans

TV ratings for Team USA’s World Cup games have been terrific.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2014

Team USA midfielder controls the ball in a 1-0 loss to Germany on Thursday. (Getty Images)

U.S. Falls To Germany But Still Advances To Knockout Stage

The U.S. will next play on Tuesday afternoon, likely against Belgium.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2014

Team USA fans cheer in Grant Park during Sunday's game. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

View: USA Advancement Scenarios In World Cup

The Americans are still in a strong position to move on.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2014

USA soccer fans celebrate in Chicago's Grant Park. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: World Cup Soccer’s Pretty Cool

Watching the best compete on the biggest stage is appealing even to casual observers.

CBS Chicago–06/24/2014

Team USA striker Jozy Altidore will miss Thursday's match against Germany with a strained left hamstring. (Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Altidore To Miss Portugal Match

Team USA still hasn’t revealed the severity of Jozy Altidore’s left hamstring strain, but it’s not good.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2014

Team USA's John Brooks celebrates his game-winning goal against Ghana. (Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Watch: Chicagoans Celebrate Team USA’s Win In Grant Park

An estimated 8,000 fans gathered at Grant Park to watch the big game.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2014

Michael Bradley of the United States acknowledges the fans after defeating Ghana 2-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

USA Bloodied But Victorious Against Ghana

After 90 brutal minutes of end-to-end action, the Americans emerged with a thrilling 2-1 win over Ghana.


United States fans cheer prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States.  (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Soccer Fans Invade Grant Park For USA-Ghana World Cup Game

Soccer fans filled Grant Park with red, white and blue as the U.S. took on Ghana in their opening game of the World Cup.


Ghana coach James Kwesi Appiah and captain Asamoah Gyan. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Ghana Rationing Electricity So Fans Can Watch World Cup

Ghana has also purchased electricity from neighboring Ivory Coast.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2014

A Ghana fan. (Photo credit should read KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Rooting For The Baffoes In The World Cup

Tim Baffoe isn’t rooting for the U.S. in the World Cup, but he has a good reason.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2014

Team USA forward Clint Dempsey. (Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

View: World Cup Prop Bets

Who you picking as the tournament’s lowest-scoring team?

CBS Chicago–06/11/2014

Photo Of A FedEx Truck. (Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

FedEx Helps Cops Bust International Theft Ring

Investigators say fraudulently purchased goods were delivered to vacant homes, then shipped to Ghana.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2010