They've named Dempsey the Man of the Match -- though SI.com's choice is
I'll be chatting about today's upset on Twitter (
The Americans needed a
With a victory today, Spain can extend its unbeaten streak to 36 consecutive matches, eclipsing the international record Brazil set from 1993 through '96. Oddsmaker William Hill lists the U.S. as a 12-to-1 longshot to snap Spain's record run.
But the Amercians, who played the Spanish tough in a last year's 1-0 friendly loss in Santander, remain confident of their chances against the world's top-ranked side. Observed midfielder