World Cup fans gear up for USA v. Germany game

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NEW YORK (PIX11)–Thursday’s USA-Germany World Cup game is expected to be a nail-biter.

U. S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann said his team is not an underdog.

Jonathan Bennett from Upper 90 Soccer and Sport on Amsterdam Avenue agrees.

“If you look at the actual rankings Germany is one of the top teams in the world,” Bennett explains. “But the U. S. has proven they can be on the field with anybody.”

The U. S. team will be able to advance to the next round of he World Cup with either a win or a tie in Thursday’s match.