Tri-City fans cheer on U.S. in World Cup

July 1, 2014 

Red, white and blue clad fans cheer on the U.S. in the World Cup Tuesday afternoon at Sam's Saloon in Kennewick.

BOB BRAWDY — Tri-City Herald

— American soccer fans at Uncle Sam's Saloon in Kennewick root for the U.S. during the Tuesday's World Cup.

The U.S. is playing Belgium, with the winner set to move on the quarterfinals of the biggest sporting event in the world.

Tuesday’s game was the fourth for the U.S. in Brazil as it tried to move deeper into the tournament, according to the Associated Press With every game, the crowds have swelled as die-hard soccer fans joined the newcomers. Suddenly, America looks like a soccer-crazed country, as people skip work and gather in big crowds and watch the game play out on giant screens.

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