USA's Michael Bradley Denied by Portugal's Ricardo Costa on the Goal Line

Will Tidey@willtideySenior Manager, GlobalJune 22, 2014

MANAUS, BRAZIL - JUNE 22:  Joao Moutinho of Portugal and Michael Bradley of the United States compete for the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between the United States and Portugal at Arena Amazonia on June 22, 2014 in Manaus, Brazil.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
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It looked for all the world like Michael Bradley was about to bring the United States level against Portugal.

The U.S. midfielder was in the right place, with the goalkeeper out of action and the goal at his mercy.

Only for Ricardo Costa to make a remarkable goal-line block.

Follow continued coverage of USA vs. Portugal here.

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