New York, NY – Now that the Group Stages have been decided, the Round of 16 kicks off on Saturday when Brazil meets Chile at 12pm in a win or go home scenario.
In the 4pm game, Colombia squares off against the Luis Suarez-less Uruguay. Next up for the USMNT is Belgium who they will meet on Tuesday, July 1.
As reported by U.S. Soccer: The USA is 1-4-0 all-time vs. Belgium, but the teams are not total strangers in World Cup play. The first meeting between the countries came at the 1930 FIFA World Cup in Montevideo, Uruguay, a 3-0 victory for the Americans in the first-ever World Cup match for the United States. The most recent meeting between the U.S. and Belgium was a 4-2 loss on May 29, 2013.