Sep. 27, 2007
HANGZHOU, China (Sept. 27, 2007) – The U.S. Women’s National Team endured a nightmare first half in which it scored an own goal and saw midfielder Shannon Boxx ejected. The U.S. was forced to chase the rest of the game against the dynamic and talented Brazilians who scored twice in both halves to defeat the USA, 4-0. The USA will face Norway for third place on Sunday, Sept. 30, at Shanghai Hongkou Football Stadium. The match will be broadcast live on ESPN2 at 4:55 a.m. ET. The USA also played in the third-place match of the 2003 FIFA Women’s World Cup, defeating Canada, 3-1.