The United States began the new World Cup cycle with a 1-0 win over the Czech Republic at the Generali Arena.
In a game where many Americans earned their first appearance for the senior team, it was the experienced players who showed up and made a statement to manager Jurgen Klinsmann.
Alejandro Bedoya scored the lone goal of the match in the 39th minute off a turnover created by Mix Diskerud.
In the second half, Nick Rimando made a few major saves to preserve the victory.
Continue reading on for the biggest winners and losers from the United States' triumph in Prague.