Discussion

Battle of the underdogs

Updated: July 1, 2010, 6:35 PM ET
By Rachel Ullrich | ESPN.com

Uruguay vs. Ghana

WHAT'S ON THE LINE

A spot in the semifinals, which would be enough to sate even the most expectant Ghana or Uruguay fan's expectations. Uruguay, though once considered a World Cup heavyweight, hadn't even reached the quarterfinals since 1970, so a semifinal run would put the cherry on top of an already hugely successful campaign. Ghana, meanwhile, has the hopes of an entire nation behind it as it attempts to become the first African team to reach the semifinals ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE SOCCER HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM