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John Brooks

John Brooks of the United States (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

USA Soccer World Cup Profile: Defender John Brooks

John Brooks is a 21-year-old American player who is currently playing for German club team Hertha BSC and for the United States Men’s National Team.

06/24/2014

(Photo Credit: JAVIER SORIANO/Getty Images)

Meet John Brooks: 5 Little Known Facts About America’s World Cup Hero

John Brooks scored the game-winning goal with a header in the 86th minute. Here are five fun facts about this new American hero.

06/20/2014

John Brooks of the United States is mobbed by teammates after scoring late in the World Cup Group G match against Ghana at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. The Americans held on for a 2-1 victory. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

USA Comes Back From Certain Doom To Stun Ghana In Group G Classic

Clint Dempsey scored one of fastest goals in World Cup history and John Brooks scored the game winner on a header in the 86th minute of a 2-1 U.S. victory over Ghana on Monday.

06/16/2014

John Brooks (credit: Police Handout)

L.I. Man Accused Of Wrong-Way Driving While High On Prescription Drugs

The driver, identified as 28-year-old John Brooks of Huntington, was arrested after State Police received multiple reports of a wrong-way driver traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of the Southern State Parkway.

02/03/2012