Whether its because we’re bashful or indifferent, team USA sucks when it comes to singing the national anthem before matches. As noted by the World Cup Blog, compare the mumbling of our team above with the fist-pumping belts by English players below:
Like night and day, especially near the end. Just watching English pride gets me pumped, so why not turn things around before this summer, eh team USA? Maybe you can, you know, pump yourself up before a game with a little national pride. Just a thought.