USA soccer coach writes 'get out of work' letter for fans
Jun 16, 2014; Natal, BRAZIL; A trainer cleans the blood from the nose of USA forward Clint Dempsey (left) as head coach Juergen Klinsmann watches the game against Ghana during the 2014 World Cup at Estadio das Dunas. Photo: Image by Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
Want to watch Team USA's critical World Cup match Thursday against Germany, but have to work?
The head coach of America's Team has drafted a letter for you to give to your boss.
We don't see any guarantees that the letter will actually work, but you never know.
Team USA is guaranteed of moving on to the single-elimination Round of 16 if it beats or ties Germany.