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U.S. can't afford to be complacent

Updated: June 25, 2010, 5:29 PM ET
By Jeff Carlisle | ESPN.com

PRETORIA, South Africa -- So what do you do for a World Cup encore if you're the United States?

Equaling the deepest tournament run ever in the modern era while paying back a Ghana side that knocked the Americans out in 2006? That wouldn't be a bad place to start.

The U.S. will face the Black Stars in a round of 16 match Saturday in Rustenburg. Emerging victorious will require the Americans to set aside Wednesday's epic victory over Algeria. Given the immense effort ...

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