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Overview

Match summary

The American dream realised

USA made history on Wednesday, beating European champions Spain 2-0 in Bloemfontein to book a place in the final of South Africa 2009.

Match Highlights

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Statistics

Ball possession
56
%
44

Attempts

29Attempts9
8On-Target2
11Off-Target6

Disciplinary

13Fouls Committed9
4Yellow cards4
0Red Cards1

Attacking

17Corners3
7Offsides4
20Free kicks13
0Saves0

Line-ups

Spain
SpainESP
USA
USAUSA
(GK)(C)
(GK)
(C)
88'
8
69'
68'
13
14
15
83'
18
78'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
18
(GK)
23
(GK)
23
(GK)
88'
83'
12
11
14
Absent
68'
19
21
20
22
78'
69'
CoachCoach
Vicente DEL BOSQUE (ESP)Bob BRADLEY (USA)

Match Facts

Mangaung/Bloemfontein

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Free State Stadium

  • Stadium nameFree State Stadium
  • CityMangaung/Bloemfontein

Weather

  • Clear Night
  • 5° CTemperature
  • 20 m/sWind
  • 60 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Jorge LARRIONDA
    Uruguay
    UruguayURU
  • Assistant Referee 1: Pablo Javier FANDINO ABATE (URU)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Mauricio ESPINOSA (URU)
  • Fourth official: Coffi Bonaventure CODJIA (BEN)