Five of the best ‘Things Tim Howard Could Save’
USA goalkeeper Tim Howard becomes an overnight hero for his shot-stopping heroics, here are five of the best 'Things Howard Could Save'
Tim Howard became an instant American hero on Tuesday thanks to the Everton goalkeeper’s starring performance in USA’s 2-1 loss to Belgium.
The 35-year-old former Manchester United goalkeeper made a staggering 16 saves to keep the Belgians out, although Kevin de Bruyne and Romelu Lukaku did make the breakthrough in extra-time to finally break USA’s resistance.
Howard’s shot-stopping heroics set a new record as he made the most saves at a World Cup since 1966, with #ThingsHowardCouldSave soon trending on Twitter in tribute to the Everton star.
Here are some of our favourites.
— Lewis Hamilton (@LewisHamilton) July 2, 2014
— Wimbledon (@Wimbledon) July 2, 2014
— Paddy Power (@paddypower) July 2, 2014
— Connor Neville (@ConnorNeville3) July 2, 2014
— Footy Humour (@FootyHumour) July 2, 2014