United States forward Clint Dempsey chases the ball in front of Germany’s goalkeeper Manuel Neuer during the group G World Cup soccer match between the USA and Germany on Thursday at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil. Dempsey and the rest of the attack will need to up its output against Belgium in the round of 16 on Tuesday if the U.S. is to advance to the quarterfinals for the first time since 2002. (AP WIREPHOTO)

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