Clint Dempsey’s 27th minute goal was enough to see host nation USA through against Paraguay in the Copa America’s final group A fixture.
Despite losing their opener against Colombia, Jurgen Klinsman’s side ended as group winners after their former opponents capitulated against the exiting Costa Rica 3-2.
Continuing their excellent 100% 9 year record of getting past the group stages, the US had a mountain to climb after a minute of madness right on half time saw them go down to 10 men.
Receiving punishment a rash challenge just 50 seconds prior, Sunderland speedster DeAndre Yedlin was sent off after being issued two yellow cards in a matter of a minute.
Here it is…