The Americans could secure a spot in the second round this weekend with a win over Portugal, but they'll have to get by Cristiano Ronaldo, the world player of the year.
Cristiano Ronaldo has won the FIFA Ballon d'Or award for 2013, ending Lionel Messi's four-year run as the world's best player.
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