Clint Dempsey Scores Go-Ahead Goal for Team USA vs. Portugal

Tyler Brooke@TylerDBrookeSenior Analyst IIJune 22, 2014

MANAUS, BRAZIL - JUNE 22: Clint Dempsey of the United States celebrates scoring his team's second goal past Beto of Portugal 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 Elsa/Getty Images)
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With fans coming in, hoping for at least a draw, Clint Dempsey just made a lot of Team USA fans very happy.

In the 81st minute, Dempsey was able to stay just onside and score a goal off of his stomach to give the United States a 2-1 lead.