You’ll notice the ratings for this World Cup are highest in the Northeast, where folks try rather hard to look most enlightened. And you may also notice by the time the U.S. team lost to Belgium, some of them had already jumped ship.
Here are eight things you didn’t know about Tim Howard a.k.a. “The Brick Wall.”
“You did us proud,” Barack Obama told them.
Let’s pull ourselves up, wipe ourselves off and jump on the bandwagon of another team. After all, we still have more World Cup to watch. So which team to choose? Here are four teams you might be interested in.
Tim Howard isn’t alone in registering a brilliant performance in a losing effort.
Belgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in full time and deflated the American hype and furor around our new favorite sport-of-the-moment. Although we won’t see the USMNT contend for the title, good times and camaraderie were had by all.
Here are the top eleven #ThingsTimHowardCouldSave we found on Twitter.
Howard’s brilliant play wasn’t enough, but it sparked a lot of Internet fun.
Howard set a World Cup-record with 16 saves yesterday.
It’s the second straight World Cup that the U.S. has bowed out in the round of 16.
With Cristiano Ronaldo on the field, a one-goal lead is never safe.
Get to know more about United States men’s national soccer team goalkeeper Tim Howard.