The World Cup begins Thursday in Brazil and continues through July 13. The U.S. group schedule includes games Monday vs. Ghana at 6 p.m.; June 22 vs. Portugal at 6 p.m.; and June 26 vs. Germany at noon. Sixty-four matches will be broadcast on ABC, ESPN and ESPN2. Here are some locations Lowcountry soccer fans can gather to watch the competition:

The Alley, 131 Columbus St., Charleston

Bay Street Biergarten, 549 East Bay St., Charleston

HoM, 563 King St., Charleston

Liberty Tap Room, 1028 Johnnie Dodds Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Local 616, 616 Meeting St., Charleston

Mad River, 32 Market St., Charleston

Madra Rua Irish Pub, 1034 E. Montague Ave., North Charleston and 2066 N. Main St., Summerville

Manny's, 41 George St., Charleston; 1680 Old Towne Rd., Charleston; 3302 W. Montague Ave., North Charleston;

Mellow Mushroom, 309 King St., Charleston; 19 Magnolia Rd., Charleston; 3110 U.S. Hwy. 17, Mount Pleasant; 1306 N. Main St., Summerville

Molly Darcy's, 235 East Bay St., Charleston

Mueller's Pub, 630 Skylark Dr., Charleston

My Father's Moustache, 1405 Ben Sawyer Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Prohibition, 547 King St., Charleston

Three Lions Club, Blackbaud Stadium, 1990 Daniel Island Drive, Daniel Island

Tommy Condon's, 160 Church St., Charleston