Boca Raton's Jozy Altidore to sit out against Germany

BOCA RATON, FL (WFLX) - Boca Raton native Jozy Altidore will have to cheer on the U.S. from the sidelines during Thursday's World Cup game against Germany. Altidore is stll battling a strained left hamstring.

He was hurt in America's opening game against Ghana on June 16 and didn't play this past Sunday against Portugal. Despite that, the head coach says, if the U.S. qualifies for the knockout stage, Altidore could be ready to hit the field then.

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