The Soccer Outsider recounts a stress-filled 90-plus minutes from the Americans' World Cup opener and offers his own player ratings.
Clint Dempsey had a goal and assist in Tottenham Hotspur's 2-1 victory over Stoke City in the English Premier League.
Clint Dempsey scored for Tottenham Hotspur, while Freddy Adu made his debut with Brazilian club Bahia.
American midfielder Clint Dempsey scores a late equalizer for Tottenham Hotspur against Manchester United and U.S. striker Jozy Altidore records a hat trick in the Dutch soccer league.
Clint Dempsey scored his first goal for Tottenham Hotspur in a 3-2 victory at Manchester United, the Spurs' first win at Old Trafford in 23 years. Compatriot Brad Friedel manned the goal.