— U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) June 26, 2014
The United States are on to the Round of 16 in the World Cup despite a 1-0 loss to Germany. The loss and a Portugal win put the U.S. in second place, allowing them to advance with 4 points. Germany scored the games only goal in the second half on a Thomas Mueller strike. According to ABC:
The United States lost 1-0 to Germany this afternoon at the 2014 World Cup, but still advance to the round of 16.
The U.S., which finished second, went through after Portugal defeated Ghana 2-1 in the group’s other match.