USA women's soccer dreams dented in Olympics Sports, posted by Editor, Palo Alto Online, on Aug 6, 2008 at 2:41 pm
A nightmarish opening sequence put a dent in the United States' Olympic women's soccer dreams of competing for a gold medal as the Americans were stunned by a familiar nemesis, dropping their Olympic opener to Norway, 2-0, on a hot and steamy Wednesday night at the Qinhuangdao Sports Center Stadium.
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Posted by oilpuddle, a resident of another community, on Aug 7, 2008 at 7:25 pm
soccer is a sport with 11 players to a side. A goal can only be scored after beating 10 other players in addition to the keeper. So lets be reasonable-- while the keeper is the last defense, she ain't the only one