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East Texas native Clint Dempsey scores 31 seconds into World Cup game

(KLTV) - Nacogdoches native and World Cup team captain Clint Dempsey took just 31 seconds to make a statement, scoring the first goal in the team's opening game against Ghana. Dempsey's goal gave the boys in red, white and blue a 1-0 advantage over Ghana.

ESPN reports it was the fastest World Cup goal in US history.

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