By Greg Orlandini
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (CBS) — The USA has made it through!READ MORE: Disgruntled Bar Patron Opens Fire Into Northeast Philadelphia Bar Killing 21-Year-Old Woman: Police
Despite a 1-0 loss to Germany in the final group game (see story and photos), the Yanks make it to the Round of 16 in the World Cup for the second straight tournament.
Jurgen Klinsmann’s men now have to prepare for the star-studded Belgium team, whom many picked before to the Cup to go deep in the competition.
We then shift over to the Philadelphia Union, who have made it to the quarter-finals of the US Open Cup with an ugly home win over the New York Cosmos of the NASL.READ MORE: Police Hope Surveillance Video Will Help Solve Deadly Shooting In Philadelphia's Oak Lane Section
The win saw three late red cards, including one to Philly’s Michael Lahoud.
The team returns to MLS action this Saturday as they travel to the New England Revolution, a team that thrashed the Union at home in their last meeting at PPL Park, 5-3 (see game story).
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