Don't hate the US, nor the national team; my Sister is American, so I was going to kinda suppor them, however after Arena's comments I find I cannot support them.
My, and most other Australian's beef is not with the team, but Arena.
Those whinging about Cahill's so-called penalty and the fact that would have changed the game, the same can be said for the challenge on Schwarzer earlier that lead to the Japanese goal, if that didn't go in the game would have been different.
The referee admitted his mistake with Schwarzer...
Wil****es (purposeful typo) tackle was a straight red, ref took the soft option.
Emerton was out of his depth, he was slaughtered.
Viduka... well NEVER take a penalty again.
As for Cocu's injury, he fell over himself... goose.
You can whinge all you like about 'we should have won by...