2014 FIFA World Cup John Brooks USMNT USA Ghana goal celebration

VIDEO: John Brooks header gives USA 2-1 lead late against Ghana

Some questioned the swap of the injured Matt Besler for 21-year-old Johm Brooks, but in the 86th minute he repaid manager Jurgen Klinsmann’s faith with a goal that will live in USA soccer history.

Andrew Coppens

About Andrew Coppens

Andy is a member of the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA). He is the Managing Editor of MadTownBadger and associate editor of Bloguin's World Cup site, 32flags.com as well as Publisher of Big Ten site talking10.com