Casual American soccer fans (Cynical Europeans would suggest that there is no other kind) are aware that the World Cup is coming to the United States in June 1994 and know that the U.S. has virtually no chance of winning it all. But against which teams, they wonder, does the red, white and blue have any chance?
Upsets are always possible-witness the U.S.'s historic 1-0 win over England in the 1950 Cup. The U.S. will likely be an underdog in any match it plays, but the following teams would seem to afford the best opportunity for victory.
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