Despite the apparent lack of interest among the masses, for the fifth time in a row, the United States is among the field of 32 hopefuls. An afterthought when they qualified for Italy in 1990, the Americans are now a recognized contender with aims on matching or improving their quarterfinal run in 2002.
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