The United States women’s soccer team is held in Tokyo.
Back from what star Megan Rapinoe describes as “Get kicked in our ass” Wednesday in a 3-0 loss to Sweden, the top American team easily overcame New Zealand, 6-1, on Saturday in their second game at the Olympics.
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Four players have scored for the USWNT – Rose Lavelle, Lindsey Horan, Christen Press and Alex Morgan – with the remaining two points scored as own goals against New Zealand.
The results mark the team’s highest scoring performance and win rate in any Olympic game
The loss to Sweden ended the Americans’ 44-match unbeaten streak, but Team America could advance to the knockout stages of Group G with a Tuesday win over Australia.
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