Clint Dempsey Scores Within Seconds, Gives USA 1-0 Lead

By Ty Duffy

Klinsmann wanted an attacking mentality. He got it. Clint Dempsey tore through the Ghana defense and scored within seconds of the kickoff. Officially, FIFA is calling it :34, making it the 6th fastest goal in World Cup history. The U.S. took a 1-0 lead in its must-win match.

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