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Joe Biden, family in tow, cheers U.S. World Cup victory

Joe Biden, family in tow, cheers U.S. World Cup victory

Vice President Joe Biden reveled in the U.S. World Cup victory Sunday, even if his pre-game prediction proved overly conservative. Hours after forecasting a one-goal U.S. victory over Japan, Biden got greedy as we watched the American side close in on a 5-2 victory. "One more goal! One more goal!" the vice president cheered alongside his grandson from his perch at midfield. Biden said the victory would be a big deal for women's sports in the U.S., but praised Mia Hamm and members of the 1999 World Cup championship team for laying the groundwork for the sport's growth. He noted how he never played soccer as a child but watched his sons play in their youth. His...

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