The U.S. held on to defeat second- ranked Germany 4-3 behind two goals from Clint Dempsey, while Alex Morgan had two goals as the American women’s team beat Canada 3-0 in exhibition matches to commemorate 100 years of soccer in the U.S.
Aug. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Abby Wambach of the U.S. women's Olympic soccer team, talks about the outlook for tomorrow's gold-medal game between the U.S. and Japan. Wambach talks with reporters in London. (Source: Bloomberg)
The U.S. rallied after having a player ejected to score in the final minute of extra time against Brazil and force a penalty shootout, which it won to advance to the semifinals of the Women’s World Cup.