Abby Wambach scored on a volley from Megan Rapinoe just before halftime, and the United States defeated Nigeria, 1-0, in the Women’s World Cup at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, Canada on Tuesday night.
For the next few weeks I might be a terror to be around. It's the Women's World Cup in Canada and the U.S. Women are on a mission to win their first World Cup in sixteen years to add a third title to their legacy. The women came into the tournament ranked 2nd (behind Germany) to take on the 10th ranked team Australia...
It's never been a secret with me. I'm not a soccer fan. I could just never really get into the sport.
I like to see contact. Football and hockey are more my speed. And one of the things I can't stand about soccer is the constant "flopping" the players do whenever they're touched.
The United States' run in the World Cup came to an end with a heartbreaking 2-1 loss to Belgium on Tuesday. Goalkeeper Tim Howard came out a winner, though, notching 16 saves -- the most in a World Cup match since 1966.