Jan. 25, 2003
WUHAN, China (Jan. 25, 2003) - In advance of their showdown with China on Sunday, the USA trained on Saturday at the beautiful Wuhan Sports Center Stadium, a magnificent venue which opened just last year and seats 60,000 fans, all under cover. The match kicks off at 2:35 a.m. ET and has generated huge interest in Wuhan, with organizers expecting 40-50,000 fans for the clash between teams that have met previously in an Olympic and Women's World Cup final. The television audience for the match is expected to be in the neighborhood of 100 million people.