United States, England advance from Group C at World Cup
The United States defeated Algeria 1-0 with a Landon Donovan goal in injury time; England beat Slovenia 1-0 with a first half goal by Jermain Defoe.
Landon Donovan scored in injury time as the United States advanced to the round of 16 at the World Cup with a 1-0 win over Algeria on Wednesday.
England joined the United States in the next round from Group C with a 1-0 win over Slovenia.
Jermain Defoe turned home a cross from James Milner in the 23rd minute to give England the lead that it would not relinquish.
The U.S. and England advanced with five points in the group. Slovenia just missed out on advancing with four while Algeria finished last in the group with one point.
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