Though it was idle Sunday, the United States was reminded how fragile life can be for a favorite in the FIFA Women's World Cup.
With a capacity crowd of more than 54,000 expected to be on hand for Canada’s round of 16 encounter with Switzerland, head coach John Herdman and company are expecting an extraordinary atmosphere at BC Place on Sunday.
When the United States prepared for the FIFA Women's World Cup, the media spotlight was pointed directly at a cadre of proven veterans.
After narrowly missing out on a place in the knockout stages of the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup, Costa Rica head coach Amelia Valverde couldn’t hide her emotions.
A late Raquel goal lifted Brazil (3-0-0, 9 points) to a 1-0 win over Costa Rica (0-2-1, 2 points) in the last group stage match of the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup for both teams at Moncton Stadium on Wednesday night.