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Sharlto Copley promotes 'A-Team', World Cup soccer

Updated: June 11, 2010, 3:16 PM ET
By Lynn Hoppes

Sharlto Copley couldn't focus on the interview.

He was glued to the TV screen.

Born in South Africa, Copley -- who stars as H.M. Murdock in the new movie "The A-Team", which opens Friday -- was watching as his home country tied Mexico in the first match of World Cup, 1-1.

"You don't understand how big of a deal this is for me," said Copley, sporting a U.S. soccer jacket as he toured ESPN on Friday. "This is big for the continent of Africa. We have ...

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