The World Cup is officially under way, with the U.S. men’s team kicking off its quest for the cup tonight (June 16) at 6 p.m. ET against Ghana. However, the U.S. team is widely considered to be an underdog, with its own coach even saying the team isn’t good enough yet to win.
But this is America, dammit! We live to see the underdog surging to victory, preferably after an impossibly inspirational speech.
With that in mind, here’s a mashup of the most inspirational soccer speeches in movies, which will hopefully get you and the U.S. team psyched for the World Cup. I mean, if Will Ferrell telling little kids to “break someone’s clavicle” doesn’t get you going, we don’t know what will.