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an american soccer team trouncing cuba four to one in a friendly tuesday , the game probably won't be enough to settle the score between cuba and the u. s. but the new york cosmos and their president brazilian soccer legend pele said the real purpose of the international friendly was good will , i'm happy when their moments of p. , moments to bring people together it's a great joy to be here during this , cuba and the united states , more than fifty years after the u. s. embargo of cuba and just three months after president barack obama and cuban president raul castro vowed to restore diplomatic ties the new york soccer franchise is the first to travel to cuba since nineteen seventy eight , i think above all of us for all of my teammates , this is a great opportunity to be , get to know this country a little bit this culture and i greatly hope this is the first of many more teams from the united states coming to cuba athletic , not that is up for the g. o. p. to decide republicans in congress are determined to play defense against obama's overtures to castro and are actively seeking to ban new travel from the u. s. to cuba as well as funding for the reopening of an american embassy on the island , but the white house tuesday indicating that president obama will likely veto those measures in order to reach his diplomatic