A Brief Analysis of the game between United States and Portugal

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One of the most exciting games during next year’s FIFA World Cup will be played by the United States and Portugal. Undoubtedly, these two teams are among the elite and biggest names in the football world. Needless to say, you need to grab your United States vs Portugal tickets to be part of the exciting match.

The game will take place in Arena Amazonia, Manaus, June 22, 2014, 7:00 pm. As you might have already known, the FIFA World Cup next year will be hosted by Brazil.

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Portugal currently has a FIFA ranking of 5 compared that to United States having a rank of 13. The team appeared in the World Cup scene for the first time in 1966 and they surprisingly reached semi-finals; something that is a rare performance for a first-timer. However, the next appearances of Portugal were tainted with disappointed. In 1986 and 2002, they were not able to reach Round of 16. In 2004, Portugal almost won the UEFA EURO 2004 and the World Cup in 2006. As this might be the case, Portugal is popular among football fans around the world because of their key players. Portugal produced the league’s premier players which include Cristiano Ronaldo, Ricardo Carvalho, and Raul Meireles.

John O'Brien of the USA celebrates scoring the opening goalThe United States belongs to the CONCACAF Confederation. The United States football team has a lot to prove yet simply because they represent United States. After many decades in the field, the US’s best World Cup result is only third place during the 1930 FIFA World Cup. Next year will be their 10th appearance in the tournament. Though they have a bad record in World Cup, they have impressive accomplishments in CONCACAF which led to their championships in 1991, 2002, 2005, 2007, and 2013.

You should never miss this action-packed game and get your Portugal vs United States tickets now.