World Cup Soccer in Full Swing Today


Published on June 13 2014 2:20 am
Last Updated on June 13 2014 2:20 am
Written by Millie Lange

U.S. Takes On Ghana

(Natal, Brazil) -- The United States begins the World Cup Monday in Natal, Brazil. The Americans meet Ghana in their first group play match. The U.S. has been eliminated from the last two World Cups by the Black Stars. The event got underway yesterday with host nation Brazil defeating Croatia 3-1.

The World Cup is in full swing today after the opener Thursday. Host nation Brazil topped Croatia 3-1 in group play from Sao Paulo. Today, Mexico and Cameroon kick off the first of three games. Spain and the Netherlands will rematch the 2010 World Cup Final won by the Spaniards. Chile meets Australia in the final contest.