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US defender Clarence Goodson, right, and Italy forward Sebastian Giovinco vie for the ball during a friendly soccer match between Italy and USA, at the Genoa Luigi Ferraris stadium, Italy, Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012. USA won 1-0. (AP Photo/Tanopress)(Credit: AP Photo/Tanopress)

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USA beats Italy, 1-0

Clint Dempsey's goal in the 55th minute gave the Americans its first win over the Azzurri in 11 games spanning 78 years.

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