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WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- If your coworkers are taking a "long lunch" Thursday, chances are they're in Dupont Circle watching the World Cup.

Hundreds of fans have gathered to watch the U.S. soccer team take on Germany for a spot in the next round. The game is being shown in the middle of Dupont Circle during a watch party hosted by the German embassy.

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During the 2010 World Cup, the Dupont Festival's Soccer in the Circle event drew hundreds of fans as U.S. played England.

The National Harbor is also broadcasting the game on a giant screen.

It will be do or die for the American team, as the results of their game will determine who will make it past the "Group of Death."

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