Local soccer fans cheer on Team USA

By: Amy Lipman Email
By: Amy Lipman Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. The United States soccer team is headed to the next round of the FIFA World Cup with the support of soccer enthusiasts throughout the Grand Valley.

Fans took off work Thursday morning and came together to watch the game against Germany at Boston's and other area bars and restaurants.

"It's a growing sport and we're so close to making it to the next round and it's so important to support the US team," said Erik Bliek.

There will be more watch parties throughout the area as Team USA continues onto the knockout round and possibly further in the tournament.

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