World Cup: USMNT now have 63% chance of advancing from Group of Death, says Nate Silver
On Monday morning, the US national team had a 33 percent probability of surviving the Group of Death.
After their dramatic 2-1 win over Ghana, they're twice as likely to make it out.
According to Nate Silver of FiveThirtyEight.com, the USA have a 63 percent chance of advancing out of the group. Those are the second-best odds of the four teams in the group after the first matchday.
As it stands, Silver gives the USMNT a 10.4 percent chance of finishing tops in the group and a 56.8 percent chance of finishing second.