The USA Men’s National Team advanced to the next round of the World Cup in Qatar on a phenomenal goal by their superstar, Christian Pulisic. He put his body on the line for his team and country to score the winning goal against Iran in the 38th minute. This was a win-or-go-home match for the USA and the remainder of the match was a tense defensive battle as Iran poured it on in a desperate bid to go through.
Pulisic was injured on the goal and did not return for the rest of the match but he’s assured his fans that he will be back in the line-up for the first knock-out round tilt against the Netherlands on Saturday, 12/3. Read all about Christian’s inspiring story and brush up on your soccer knowledge in hopes of a long run for the USA in the World Cup!