No ordinary background

June 8, 2006
By Wayne Drehs
The thought alone moves Debbie Dempsey to tears. It's Monday, 54,000 people are squeezed into Gelsenkirchen's World Cup Stadium and millions more are watching on television at home. Running around on the perfectly manicured field below her, wearing the red, white and blue, playing in the largest sporting event in the world, is her son, Clint.

"I won't see any of the 50,000 people; I won't hear any of them -- it will be just me and him in that stadium," Debbie says. "Just to know that ...

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