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City to host World Cup Watch Party in Market Square Tuesday
Soccer fans react in Pittsburgh after watching the United States score in the opening minute of play against Ghana in a World Cup soccer match in Brazil. during a viewing party at a restaurant in Pittsburgh, Monday, June 16, 2014. Clint Dempsey scored the fastest goal by an American in World Cup history, putting the United States ahead after 32 seconds of its opener against Ghana. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
USA vs. Belgium game will be broadcast live on big screen
The City of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership will host a World Cup Watch Party in Market Square on Tuesday, July 1. Festivities begin at 3:30 p.m. prior to the 4:00 p.m. kickoff between the United States and Belgium.
In partnership with 96.1 KISS, Mikey and Big Bob of the KISS Morning Freak Show will co-host the event.
The family friendly event will be free and open to the public. Fans are encouraged to wear red, white and blue in support of Team USA. Alcoholic beverages and grills are not permitted. Rain or shine.
United States goalkeeper Tim Howard talks to reporters before a training session in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, June 28, 2014. The U.S. will play against Belgium on July 1, in the round 16 of the 2014 soccer World Cup. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)