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The success of the U.S. team has captured the imagination of fans in South Africa, both South Africans and expatriate Americans alike, writes Jessica Siegel.
The Stars and Stripes was among a line of flags flying in front of the U.S. soccer team's hotel on the Cuban capital's storied seaside Malecon boulevard Thursday night.
The official team bus to be used by the United States during the World Cup will not bear a flag for security reasons.
The flags began flying 10 hours before the game. Then came the caravans of family cars, the droves of Guatemala "fanaticos" and the endless tributes of beeping horns and cheers.
When the U.S. men's soccer team plays Mexico on Wednesday, it might feel as if it is playing on the road.
The United States beat El Salvador 2-0 on Saturday as it began defense of its CONCACAF Gold Cup championship.