The head coach for the United States World Cup soccer team has written an excuse for fans to miss work, and watch today's game. The United States plays Germany in Recife at 12:00 PM EST.
Millions of Americans are expected to tune in to watch the game, and see if Team USA makes it to the next round. A win, or tie with Germany will send them to the knockout round.
Team @ussoccer tweeted the note Thursday morning, and it has been favorited and retweeted thousands of times.