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Final: Belgium 2, U.S. 1, extra time, FIFA World Cup

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

Looking ahead to kickoff …

Match: United States (1-1-1) vs. Belgium (3-0), FIFA World Cup, Round of 16

Time: 4:01 p.m.

Site: Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador, Brazil

TV, radio: ESPN (national), SiriusXM

Here’s the official live summary.

Here’s the official World Cup 2014 page and the official U.S. Soccer page.

Author: Dejan Kovacevic

Dejan Kovacevic, a lifelong Pittsburgher, is an award-winning sports columnist for Trib Total Media covering the Steelers, Penguins, Pirates, Pitt and, recently, his fourth Olympics in Sochi, Russia. He also appears on WPXI-TV's 'Subway Final Word’ and hosts a weekly show on TribLIVE Radio. For 2011, he was named one of the country's top four columnists by the AP Sports Editors. For 2012, he was named one of the country's top three columnists by the National Headliners. For 2013, he was named the state's top columnist by the Keystone Press Awards and top columnist in Western Pennsylvania by the Golden Quills.

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  2. Andy Mason says:

    Puebla, Mexico!

  3. Bizrow says:

    Welcome Andy

  4. Switzerland would have been a perfect opponent for the US…

    (You won’t believe how many Argentinians are here in São Paulo right now. I went to the Fan Fest yesterday, for Germany-Algeria, and out of every 20 identifiable foreigners I found, 19 were from Argentina.)

  5. Karen says:

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  6. Bizrow says:

    Welcome, Karen

  7. Stephen says:

    Burlington, MA

  8. Bizrow says:

    Welcome Stephen

  9. My rooting is torn apart during this game: I want the US to win, but Belgium has more chances to defeat Argentina in the next round. :/

  10. Pucknutz says:

    First I have watched any of this.
    US goalie appears to be keepin em alive!

  11. Bizrow says:

    Howard is playing out of his mind

  12. Pucknutz says:

    I guess its good for the US to take to OT.
    Pressure now on Belgium???

  13. Pete in Dayton says:

    How did Wondo miss that?!?!?!?!?!?!
    Altidore would have buried that. It’s a shame he’s not fit.

  14. Pucknutz says:

    scuse me “extra time”

  15. Pete in Dayton says:

    Also, DeAndre Yedlin is playing fantastic.

  16. Cobra39 says:

    Why does it say “Final”? It’s now 2-1.

  17. Pucknutz says:

    Where are we going here …. to 123….any extra time after that?

  18. Pucknutz says:

    Still not a soccer fan but….the extra time was pretty cool.
    Lotta “homer” rooting interest maybe, but just the same, a bit of a nail biter.

  19. Fica pra sempre, Copa!

    (“Stay here forever, World Cup!”)

  20. Ed Fleming says:

    You can add Leesburg, VA to the list of asylums participating.

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