Thu, 19 November 2009
Thursday, November 19, 2009. Twenty years ago today, the US national soccer team qualified for the World Cup tournament, for the first time in forty years. Paul Caligiuri's goal, which won the match for Team USA, quickly became known as "the shot heard 'round the world," and it changed the way Americans looked at soccer.
Click here for a YouTube clip which shows the ESPN SportsCenter coverage of the match, including Caligiuri's goal.