World Cup 2014: Tim Howard's Best Not Enough to USA's Campaign

Tim Howard made a record number of saves (16) in vain as USA lost 1-2 to Belgium in the pre-quarters.

updated: July 02, 2014 17:42 IST
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Tim Howard made 16 saves in vain as US lost 1-2 to Belgium


Tim Howard kept the ball out of the net with slides, with dives and with leaps. (All Fixtures | FIFA World Cup Vital Statistics)

He couldn't do it forever. (FIFA World Cup 2014 Goalkeepers Earn 'Respect')

With the United States trying to reach the World Cup quarterfinals for the first time since 2002, he saved 12 of Belgium's shots in regulation to keep the game scoreless. (A tournament of two halves, goals and goalies)

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