Team USA fans rejoice in Grant Park for World Cup win

Nearly 5,000 fans gathered in Grant Park Monday afternoon to watch Team USA defeat Ghana in the team’s first game of the World Cup

Ghana has been a thorn in the US team’s side having eliminated them in the last two World Cups. The Americans are in the hardest group in the whole tournament: Group G – dubbed the “Group of death.” Today shows they can survive it.

With only minutes left in the game, John Brooks came off the bench and scored – the first substitute to ever score for the U.S. in 30 World Cup games. His amazing goal clinched a US victory.

The crowd at Grant Park was electric and energized by a US team that looked like champions.

The United States faces Portugal on Sunday, while Ghana plays Germany on Saturday.

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