The English national team and the United States of America played aÂ 1-1 draw game at the ongoing 2010 Fifa World Cup in South Africa.
Steven GerrardÂ put the English national team 1 goal up after 4minutes into playÂ in a Group C match at the Royal Bafokeng StadiumÂ in Rustenburg, South Africa.
However a goalkeeping blunderÂ byÂ Robert Green costs England a goal asÂ USÂ Clint DempseyÂ scored the equaliser. The eventful match ended in a draw.
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4mins: Steven Gerrard scores.
10mins:Â England’s goalkeeper, GreenÂ makes his first save of the game.
26mins: US player, Onyenwu’sÂ header goes wide.
26mins: Yellow CardÂ for James Milner
28mins: Heskey collides with US goalkeeper, Howard
30mins: Howard still in painsÂ as the game is momentarily stopped.
31mins:Â Game resumes.
37mins: Shaun Wright-Phillips’ shot went wide.
40mins: Goalkeeping blunderÂ by Green costs England a goal asÂ USÂ Clint Dempsey equalizes.
40mins: England 1-1 USA
45 mins: Half time.
45mins: England 1-1 USA
45mins: 2nd half begins
50mins:Â RooneyÂ caught offside.
51mins: Howard saves a powerful shot fired by Heskey
59mins:Â Jamie Carragher gets a yellow card
61mins:Â Moments of respite as England survives a US free kick near the box
63mins: Another save from Howard – a Lampard powerful shot, results in a corner.
64mins:Â The Americans in a counter hit the woodwork as ball rolls into field of play. Ball quickly cleared away from danger zone by England.
70mins: Rooney head the ball wide.
74mins: Rooney’s shot off the Mark.
75: Howard saves another Shaun Wright-Phillips’Â shot
76mins: More pressure on the USA, Heskey’s header goes over the bar.
78mins: Heskey out as Peter Crouch comes in as replacement.
85mins: US Holden in for Alitidore.
93mins: Game ends.
England 1-1 USA