- Oct 18, 2009
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The old snidey "the yanks can't play football" jokes, that I remember from school, have disappeared over the years making many people rightly eat their words. They are 14th in the world (and remember that is out of 207 countries) while players such as Donovan have became loved and respected performers in the English premiere League.
So if you have stumbled uponn this thread, American - and are on the fence whether to support your country, please do! America needs you. Plus Mystic Matt predicts in the next twenty years they will be a top, top team, IF the people and the $$$ get behind promoting the game.
It's growing fast. My hometown team just brought 500 to an away day 9 hours away. I wouldn't have even dreamed of something like that in 2010. Every World Cup, the sport exponentially grows here, so hopefully the US can do something to get people excited (I don't have a lot of hope though).