U.S. Eliminated From World Cup

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The United States was eliminated from the World Cupby Ghana for the second straight time as AsamoahGyan scored 3 minutes into overtime, leading the Black Stars to a2-1 second-round victory Saturday night.

Kevin Prince Boateng put Ghana ahead when he stripped the ballfrom Ricardo Clark in the 5th minute and beat goalkeeper Tim Howardfrom 16 yards.

Once again, the U.S. came back, and Landon Donovan tied thescore with a penalty kick in the 62nd minute after Jonathan Mensahpulled down Clint Dempsey streaking in. But no matter how much theAmericans pressured after Gyan scored, they couldn't tie it again.

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