Team USA Shocked the Soccer World in their World Cup Opener as they finally beat the Black Stars of Ghana for the first time ever on their June 16th 2014 match-up.
In a thrilling match in their Group of Death (Group G) opening match Team USA under the guidance of former National German Team legend Jurgen Klinsman, defeated a loaded and talented Black Stars team in what most were expecting the USA to fall or at least come out with a draw against the Ghanaians.
The Black Stars who started the match without Kevin Prince Boateng and Michael Essien had to recover from the Initial shock of an early goal by US striker Clint Dempsey who scored 32 seconds into the match.
In very humid conditions the Ghanaians would launch counter attack after Counter attack but the score would remain unchanged throughout the first half.
But it would not be for long before the US team registered another goal from a header by John Brooks at the 86th minute, to seal the deal and finally put away the Black Stars of Ghana for the first time ever in their head to head rivalry.
Ghana now faces a daunting task of making it out of the Group as they would have to face and win both matches against Germany and Portugal, something that would be a feat for the ages for the Ghanaian team. But nothing is impossible after all its 11 on 11 on the pitch.