NARRATIVE: THE MARCH TO WAR
Apparently the US team is not allowed to score goals. #WorldCup
America's love affair with soccer is endangered somewhat by these refs who keep stealing goals from us.
Anti-American refereeing highlights failure of Obama's public diplomacy.
Seriously, this kind of refereeing is enough to turn all Americans into unilatetalists.
I propose invading Switzerland, where Fifa is headquartered. MT @dandrezner This kind of reffing could turn Americans into unilatetalists.
COUNTERNARRATIVE: OH, QUIT WHINING
rofl "another disallowed goal" is trending. stfu. When it happened to #Arg THREE times in one match, we just had to suck it up.
It's hard to be upset about legitimate goals disallowed when the U.S. misses so many golden opportunities.