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(Chris Detrick | The Salt Lake Tribune) RSL captain Kyle Beckerman poses for a portrait at Rio Tinto Stadium Wednesday April 30, 2014.
Monday on TV: U.S. takes on Ghana in virtual must-win game at the World Cup

The U.S. Men's National Team begins World Cup play this afternoon in a game the almost certainly have to win to have any hope of advancing out of their group. And the USA takes on Ghana (4 p.m., ESPN) - the team that eliminated the Americans from the World Cup in 2006 and 2010.

The other two teams in the group are playing this morning - Germany vs. Portugal (10 a.m., ESPN). And this afternoon, it's Iran vs. Nigeria (1 p.m., ESPN).

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