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June 26, 2010 Slideshows

Soccer Fans and the Mayor at Amsterdam Tavern, 6/26/10 

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Soccer bar Amsterdam Tavern on Morgan Ford was packed inside and out on Saturday for the US vs. Ghana World Cup game. Soccer fans began drinking early Saturday morning and continued through the game. The US lost 2-1 to Ghana in extra time. Photos by Egan O'Keefe.
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Eric, Kyle, Scott - One beer in.
Mayor Slay makes his appearance.
A fan's reaction as Ghana took the lead 2-1 with five minutes left in extra time.
A fan looks on with just 30 seconds left the game.
Kristin, Mandy - since 8 - a few beers in.
Appreciative applause from disappointed fans after the game ended.
Zach and Amin had been at Amsterdam since 9 a.m., "too much" was their answer when asked how many beers in the day they were.
Preston, since 7 a.m. He's about three beers into the day here.
Bob (130 soccer jerseys), Steve, Mark, One beer in, 7:30 a.m., reserved a seat at a bar.
Soccer fan Matt (center).
Charles, Way too many beers, been there way too long.
Luke had been at the bar "my whole damn life," four beers in, but the adrenaline is keeping him pumped.
Natalie, four hours, no beers, (minor.)
Erin, Caroline, since 1 p.m., a bucket of beers into the day.
Gabriella had been at Amsterdam since 1 p.m., just before game time.
Landon had been at Amsterdam since 11 a.m., he's five beers into the day here.
Nicole, Benny, Stacy had been at Amsterdam since 11 a.m. They had lost count.

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