Knoxville fans on a roller coaster of emotions during the US Wor

Knoxville fans on a roller coaster of emotions during the US World Cup loss to Belgium

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Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America. Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America.
Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America. Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America.
Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America. Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America.
Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America. Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America.
Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America. Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America.
KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Team USA's run in the world cup came to an end Wednesday, but fans packed downtown restaurants and bars like The Crowne and Goose to cheer on America.

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At times, it was a nail biter, and you can see fans going wild after the U.S. scores their only goal against Belgium, eventually though losing 2-1. 

Fans tell us that despite the heartbreak, they're proud of team U.S.A. and feel like they represented us well.  The Knoxville chapter of the "American Outlaws" has grown a lot as well, and members hope the soccer fever continues.

Matthew Warren said, "It's been incredible. It started with the five of us guys, and it's turned into 600 people or so. It's awesome to see the community rally around it, and we're not done here"

Ethan McGowen said the way U.S.A. fought back after being down 2-0 in the beginning of the final portion of extra time, was miraculous scoring their first goal within a couple of minutes.

The American Outlaws say they will continue to have viewing parties throughout the World Cup.
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