Supporters of US Soccer learned more about Dempsey's story during a live video chat broadcast that was held on Feb 6 on DegreeSoccer.com. Participants also entered for a chance to win1 a trip to meet Dempsey in Brazil, with Dempsey scheduled to announce the winner at the end of the webcast.
Later this spring, Degree Men is inviting soccer fans to follow Dempsey's journey online in a short film series that chronicles his intense training and preparation. The series is directed by actor and avid soccer fan Jon Hamm, who was inspired by Dempsey's work ethic on and off the field.
"I'm excited to be working with Degree Men to share all of the hard work that goes into improving my game as the team prepares for this summer's matches," said Dempsey. "
Degree Men is also giving every U.S. fan the chance to show their support for the team with the Degree Men TIFO. The Tifo will feature photos of thousands of soccer fanatics on an oversized banner so Degree Men® can bring all U.S. fans to Brazil to support the team. Fans can visit degreesoccer.com to upload their photo and enter for a chance to accompany the Tifo to Brazil. The site will also house the Degree Men "DO:MORE" gallery, where fans will be able to view the photos of all the supporters on display in Brazil.