Whether you jumped on the soccer bandwagon or not, you have to admit that soccer fever swept the nation so hard.
5 Reasons to Be Proud of Team USA
1. Tim Howard: America's soccer angel. Time Howard made World Cup history with 16 saves in a single match, the most in cup history. Nicely done Howard.
2. The Best Fans in the World: US fans took their support to Twitter. #USA was tweeted of 6 million times during the tournament...more than ANY OTHER COUNTRY! Brazil came in second with 2 million. #WeLoveTwitter
3. Determination: USA's Michael Bradley ran further than any other player in the tournament - 23.61 miles! That's determination and LOTS of cardio.
4. US Soccer is improving: This is the first time USA made the knockout round in back-to-back World Cups! USA a superpower?? Maybe.
5. Tim Howard: A bald-headed angel without wings...truly incredible.
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