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06/12/2010 12:05 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

USA vs. England World Cup Showdown: A Rivalry's History (PHOTOS)

The United States and England face off Saturday in a high-stakes World Cup matchup. The rivalry dates back to the Revolutionary War, and while relations between the two nations are much cheerier now, that hasn't stopped each ambassadors for each country from engaging in some friendly wagering.

The 2010 World Cup match is not the first time the two rivals have played each other, however. Scroll down for a soccer history of Team USA vs. England. Which match was most significant?

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BEFORE YOU GO
USA vs. England: The History
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USA vs. England: The History