Learn about one of the top players for the United States 2014 World Cup team!
Clint Dempsey's talent has been quite the talk in and outside the United States World Cup team. His talent as a soccer player was known at a very young age, especially after playing in the U-20 World Cup Final in 2003. Although he's had ups and downs when it comes to his game, his achievements have gotten him far in the soccer world, including qualifying for the 2014 World Cup!
Place of Birth: Nacogdoches, TX
History in the World Cup:
- World Cup Final 2006, 2010
- U-20 World Cup Final 2003
- Confederations Cup 2009
- World Cup Qualifier 2006, 2010, 2014
- Plays with the New England Revolutions in Major League Soccer
- MLS Rookie of the Year in 2004
- Honda Player of the Year in 2006 (highest honor in US soccer)
Skill to watch for: Known for dribbling and having good vision for passing to his teammates.
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