#IBelieve #IBelieveThatWeWillWin

So how does the US advance?

If USA beats Germany.

If USA ties Germany.

If Portugal ties Ghana.

If Germany beats USA 1-0 and…

  • Portugal wins by four or less.
  • Or Ghana wins 1-0.

If Germany beats USA 2-1 and…

  • Portugal wins by four or less.
  • Or Ghana wins 2-1.

If Germany beats USA 3-2 and…

  • Portugal wins by four or less.
  • Or Ghana wins 3-2.

If Germany beats USA 4-3 and…

  • Portugal wins by four or less.
  • Or Ghana wins 4-3.

If Germany beats USA by two goals (2-0 or 3-1 or 4-2) and…

  • Portugal wins by two or one.
  • Or Portugal wins 3-0.

If Germany beats USA by three goals (3-0 or 4-1) and…

  • Portugal wins by one.
  • Or Portugal wins 2-0.

If Germany beats USA by four goals (4-0) and…

  • Portugal wins 1-0.
  • Or Portugal wins 2-1 and USA wins a lot drawing (like a coin flip between Portugal and USA to see who moves on).

Game Starts 12pm Eastern Time

And the shorter version...

You want USA to win or tie and Portugal to win by less than three goals. Basically.

Be there and #believe