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US goalkeeper's mom resides in Sarasota County

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Howard's mother Esther has lived in Sarasota for three years. Howard's mother Esther has lived in Sarasota for three years.
SARASOTA, FL (WFLA) - As the World Cup wraps up, one Florida woman is still beaming with pride over her son's performance.

Team USA goalkeeper Tim Howard's 64-year-old mother Esther has been a Sarasota resident for the past three years.

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She went to the last three of her son's World Cup games and is "amazed by his performance."

She tells the Sarasota Herald-Tribune she still "can't grasp the enormity of his success."

The World Cup ends Sunday with a marquee match-up between Germany and Argentina.

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