First-Goal Ball from Thursday’s U.S. Soccer USMNT World Cup Qualifier Up for Grabs
June 08, 2017

As Christian Pulisic and the U.S. Soccer Men’s National Team enter tonight’s crucial Wold Cup qualifier against Trinidad and Tobago in Denver, you can bet that a nation full of rapt soccer fans will be closely monitoring every pass, penalty, goal and assist. But the memorabilia-minded fans in attendance or watching at home should pay special attention to the U.S. Men’s National Team’s first goal tonight.

The very ball used to score that goal will be acquired by U.S. Soccer and Panini Authentic officials shortly after it touches the back of the net. From there, the historic ball will make its way to a lucky fan or collector through a unique eBay auction that’s already underway.

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