Matches

12/06/201017
1:1 (1:1)
  • Steven GERRARD (4')
  • Clint DEMPSEY (40')

Summary

USA get rub of the Green

A terrible mistake from England’s Robert Green gave USA a share of the spoils in Group C’s opening match played in front of a passionate crowd in Rustenburg.

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Line-ups

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Coaches

Fabio CAPELLO (ITA)
(USA) Robert BRADLEY

Officials

Referee: Carlos Eugenio SIMON (BRA)Assistant Referee 1: Altemir HAUSMANN (BRA)Assistant Referee 2: Roberto BRAATZ (BRA)Fourth official: Eddy Allen MAILLET (SEY)Fifth official: Evarist MENKOUANDE (CMR)

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Latest Comments:
shanelim96
03/01/2011 at 04:27
shanelim96 (Singapore)
it was an own goal by green
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Englishman66
02/01/2011 at 09:32
Englishman66 (Great Britain)
We should had won the States got lucky in my opinon what was Robert Green thinking?
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Michael6783
13/08/2010 at 06:12
ouch that would have hurt to get hit by a big injury so good luck on SURGURY!!
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Statistics

16Shots11
8Corner kicks4
3Yellow cards3
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
53%Possession (%)47%
  • Steven Gerrard of England celebrates with teammates
  • Wayne Rooney of England rides the tackle of Oguchi Onyewu of the United States
  • Wayne Rooney of England walks through the tunnel
  • Wayne Rooney of England looks on
  • Wayne Rooney of England reacts
  • John Terry of England signals to the bench that team mate Ledley King has suffered a groinal injury

He (Robert Green) made one mistake but then pulled off a great save in the second half. I was pleased for him. We had lots of chances in the game. There were a lot of positives. Just the result wasn't positive.
Fabio Capello, England coach