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Spain delivers U.S. team reality check

Updated: June 5, 2011, 4:02 AM ET
By Scott Barboza | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Remember that feeling when you were high-fiving a complete stranger after Landon Donovan's goal against Algeria?

Or the time during last year's World Cup when you pretended to know where Slovenia was on a map when it played the United States?

Or where you were for the gut-wrenching loss to Ghana in the Round of 16?

While the memories from last year's Cup endure nearly a year later, Saturday's performance by the ...

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