USA up 2-0 after 5 mins, Carli Lloyd with both goals. Rubbish defending from Japan from two set pieces.
Ah for fucks sake
4-0. Holiday with a superbly executed volley after more defensive shambles from Japan. Lloyd with her hat trick from the halfway line and now almost got her fourth.
Nips’ lack of height telling against them.
Keeper was funny for the goal from half way.
Swords being sharpened in the Japanese dressing room.
They’ve been ripped apart by Uncle Samurai.
4-2 Hopeless effort from Hope Solo
5-2 goal fest now.
The trophy itself if fairly underwhelming. Would almost lost on the mantelpiece.
It was 5/1 USA win and both teams to score apparently
Yeeeeesssss. 10 points from 12 now for the wonderful young women in green.
All roads lead to Tallaght Stadium on Tuesday for the crunch clash with Holland.
Megan Rapinoe is taking charge of the World Cup in the way no player has done since Diego Maradona in 1986
USA lead France 2-0 in the quarter-final
Just had a goal disallowed to make it 3-0
France are pulling the old Jack Charlton tactic - they’re bringing on Cascarino to try and salvage something
George Hamilton on commentary
France have pulled one back
Free kick swung in towards Cascarino but Wendy Renard takes advantage of some terrible marking to head home from 10 yards
France 1-2 USA after 82 minutes
VAR correctly avoided there
If that’s handball, the game is gone
Defender’s arm never flinched
Agree with you in principle but these are been called all through the tournament .
Lovely first touch by Cascarino
Not often George has been able to say that in his career
Is she one of Tony’s offspring ? He fair play the field during his goal scoring spree in France