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USA women's soccer dreams dented in Olympics

Original post made on Aug 6, 2008

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.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, August 6, 2008, 1:16 PM

Comments (2)

Posted by SOCCER_FAN, a resident of another community
on Aug 6, 2008 at 2:41 pm

Life comes at you fast......

I think anybody who knows anything about the game has no doubts that brianna scurry would not have made the stupid mistake Hope Solo just did today.

I hope she had learned a lesson today.


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


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