Hope Solo

Carli! Carli!! Carli!!! Lloyd Leads US to World Cup Title
It was over early.
The United States scored twice in the first five minutes, took a 4-1 lead at halftime and finished with the three goal margin, beating Japan 5-2 to win the Women's World Cup and bring the title to the United States for the first time since 1999...
Hope Solo Wishes She Had Done One Thing Differently
USA Goalie Hope Solo did not resort to theatrical tricks when she injured her knee late in the World Cup Final on Sunday against Japan, and elected to play through it. The injury occured early in the second period of extra time, with the US clinging to a one goal lead. Japan went on to win the Women…
USA Rallies Past France 3-1 to Reach World Cup Final
Being outplayed throughout the second half and having seen a 1-0 halftime lead evaporate, the United States needed a spark.
Abby Wambach was there to provide it.
Wambach's header off a corner kick in the 79th minute gave the USA the lead for good, and Alex Morgan added an insurance goal three minutes …