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USA women advance to World Cup championship against Japan

Original post made on Jul 14, 2011

==B The finals: Sunday, 11:45 a.m.; ESPN==

It has been 12 years since the United States last reached the finals in the Women's World Cup. When that happened, the site was the Rose Bowl in Los Angeles. The heroine was veteran Brandi Chastain, making a winning penalty kick to beat China in the 1999 Women's World Cup. Now, the Americans have a chance to accomplish something similar with veteran Abby Wambach.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, July 13, 2011, 1:52 PM

Comments (2)

Posted by SoccerGramp, a resident of Barron Park
on Jul 14, 2011 at 10:55 am

Can you add a comment if you know when, what time, and what TV channel the finals will be held? Don't want to miss it, and have been hunting without luck online. Too bad not mentioned in story!


Posted by CaliAli, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Jul 14, 2011 at 11:38 am

Game is Sunday at 11am ESPN. You can also watch online at ESPN3.com, but check that site ahead of time to make sure it is working. Stanford alums on the team include Rachel Buehler, Nicole Barnhart and Kelly O'Hara. Representing Cal is Alex Morgan.


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