Five star USA are world champions

United States women won their fourth World Cup on Sunday after beating Netherlands 2-0 in the final. Megan Rapione opened the scoring in the 61st minute with a penalty kick as Dutch keeper Sari van Veenendaal kept the opposition at bay with four wonderful saves in the first half. Rose Lavelle ensured the win with […]

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Late Dutch goal sinks Japan

Netherlands moved on to the last eight of the Women’s World Cup in France yesterday as Lieke Martens converted a 90th minute penalty. Japan knocked out Netherlands four years ago at the same stage in Canada. It was the Asian side who took the lead in the 43rd minute through a nice team goal scored […]

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