How the United States Can Advance From the ‘Group of Death’

So close …

The United States came within 30 seconds of victory Sunday, about to enter the World Cup’s round of 16, about to overcome history and sweltering heat in a come-from-behind win.

But then Silvestre Varela erased America’s storybook win, finding the back of the net in the fifth minute of stoppage time to give Portugal a 2-2 tie.

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