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U.S. women's soccer suffers 3-0 loss to Sweden to open Olympics, ending 44-game unbeaten streak

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U.S. ladies’s football endures 3-0 loss to Sweden to open up Olympics, finishing 44-game unbeaten touch

The U.S. ladies’s football group’s opening video game at the Olympics didn’t go according to strategy, with Sweden running away with a 3-0 success Wednesday to break the U.S.’ 44-match winning touch.

The U.S. went into as hefty faves for a gold medal, as well as Wednesday’s outcome doesn’t rule a run for a 5th gold medal out. However Sweden — the exact same group that knocked the Americans out of the 2016 Olympics — provided the U.S.’s very first loss because January 2019.

The 3-0 loss Wednesday is the U.S.’ second-ever loss in policy at the Olympics, as well as the it’s one of the most discriminatory loss in a significant competition because shedding to Brazil 4-0 in the 2007 Globe Mug. Stina Blackstenius racked up two times for Sweden prior to Lina Hurtig included the 3rd in the 72nd min.

“We got our a—— kicked, didn’t we?” U.S. winger Megan Rapinoe claimed, according to The New York City Times. “I thought we were a little tight, a little nervous, just doing dumb stuff.”

The U.S. has 2 even more video games to play in the team phase, turning up Saturday versus New Zealand as well as Tuesday versus Australia. Sweden currently leads Team G with the success, however the leading 2 groups in the team advancement to the knockout round of the competitors.

“I think ultimately as an athlete you go through ups and downs, and this is a hard result, but it’s the nature of a tough tournament,” U.S. ahead Christen Press claimed, per ESPN. “It wasn’t going to be easy. We weren’t going to breeze through six games no matter what. So here we are.”

America has the opportunity to come to be the first string to win an Olympic gold medal after winning a Globe Mug, which the group performed in 2019.

Wednesday’s outcome, however, was an unpromising start to such ambitions. However the U.S. has actually been right here prior to. In 2008, the group shed its very first suit of the Olympics, that a person a 2-0 competition versus Norway. The U.S. still took place to win a gold medal in 2014.

“It’s obvious we put ourselves in a big hole, but we’re the only ones who can get ourselves out of it,” U.S. trainer Vlatko Andonovski claimed, using ESPN. “It’s not going to be easy. We’ve got to get positive results in the next two games, but the fact there is still a chance [means] I know this team is not going to give up.”

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