Defeat to Tunisians leaves Americans on edge

August 23, 2007
By Doug McIntyre
It's all over now but the shouting. Unless the vaunted U.S. U-17 national team scores a victory in its final group game and also gets some help, it will depart Korea early next week as a first round casualty after losses in its first two World Cup games.

The Americans' dreams all but ended Thursday at the feet of a superior Tunisian team that needed only a draw to advance to the second round. For the U.S. to qualify now, it must beat Belgium in its final Group E match on Sunday and ...

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