The United States remain optimistic of making it through to the group stages despite being drawn alongside Germany, Portugal and Ghana.
With former striker Jürgen Klinsmann at the helm anything is possible. The German’s aim is to see his team reach the last 16.
The USA has a solid squad combining the experience of captain Clint Dempsey with a younger generation of players. Among them Aron Johannsson who has a proven record of finding the back of the net with ease.
The United States will come up against Ghana on June 16 in Natal.
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