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  • Live updates: U.S. beats China, 1-0, to advance to World Cup semifinals

    Live updates: U.S. beats China, 1-0, to advance to World Cup semifinals
    The U.S. wanted Germany and now the Americans will get their wish. Dominating China everywhere but on the scoreboard, the U.S. rode Carli Lloyd's goal in the second half to a 1-0 victory Friday in a Women's World Cup quarterfinal played before a sellout...
  • U.S. advances in World Cup with 1-0 win over China

    Abby Wambach played just four minutes Friday. She didn't score a goal -- she didn't even take a shot. Yet she may have been as responsible as any U.S. player for the Americans' 1-0 win over China in a quarterfinal of the Women's World Cup at a soldout...
  • Abby Wambach gets warning from FIFA after criticizing World Cup ref

    Abby Wambach gets warning from FIFA after criticizing World Cup ref
    Four days after complaining about yellow cards handed out to teammates Lauren Holiday and Megan Rapinoe in the Americans' last game at the women's World Cup, Abby Wambach was issued a caution of her own when FIFA warned her for criticizing the...
  • US faces offensive challenge in defense-minded China

    The last time the United States played China in the Women's World Cup was in the 1999 final at the Rose Bowl, when the Americans won on penalty kicks for their second title and Brandi Chastain famously ripped off her jersey. The teams meet again Friday...
  • Abby Wambach uses her words and U.S. uses its skills to beat China, 1-0

    Abby Wambach played just four minutes Friday. She didn't score a goal. She didn't even take a shot. Yet she may have been as responsible as any member of the U.S. team for the Americans' 1-0 victory over China in a quarterfinal of the Women's World...
  • U.S. women's soccer team says execution, not game plan, changed

    U.S. women's soccer team says execution, not game plan, changed
    The ineffective performance of the U.S. attack throughout most of this Women's World Cup has left Coach Jill Ellis defending herself against criticism her game plans are outdated and predictable. Then came Friday's quarterfinal, a 1-0 win over China, in...
  • FIFA issues warning to Wambach after officiating remarks

    FIFA has issued a warning to U.S. forward Abby Wambach for comments she made about the officiating in a match against Colombia at the Women's World Cup. During the match Monday in the knockout round, U.S. midfielders Megan Rapinoe and Lauren Holiday were...
  • Sports world reacts to Supreme Court gay marriage ruling

    Some reaction in sports on Twitter to the Supreme Court's decision that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States: "Happy doesn't even come close to how I feel! Proud of my country today & will try and make you all proud of us!...
  • Morgan, A-Rod up top for US vs China, Wambach on the bench

    Alex Morgan and Amy Rodriguez were starting up top for the United States for the Women's World Cup quarterfinal match against China on Friday night. It was the first start of the tournament for Rodriguez. Forward Abby Wambach was listed as a substitute...
  • U.S. moves on to semifinals

    U.S. moves on to semifinals
    OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Carli Lloyd scored on a header in the 51st minute, and the United States beat China 1-0 Friday night to reach a semifinal against Germany at the Women's World Cup. Hope Solo had her fourth straight shutout for the second-...