Wow — what a match! The United States Women’s National Team dueled with Colombia in another exciting game of the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup. It definitely was a fight to remember! In the end, USA beat Colombia in a totally thrilling face-off.
The United States Women’s National Team has had a major streak of good luck as they’e been competing for the 2015 Women’s World Cup — and their luck definitely stuck with them throughout their latest game against Colombia. After ending their last match against Nigeria with a victorious 1-0 win, our ladies made us even more proud by torching Colombia with a 2-0 win. There’s seriously no stopping our girls!
After tying with 0-0 at the end of the first half of the game, it was anyone’s win. With USA and Colombia on even playing fields, fans and spectators were practically gritting their teeth in anticipation, waiting for the magic moment when one group of girls would make an advance over the other. And finally — United States Women’s National Team star player Alex Morgan, 25, came through and saved the day, leaving the score between USA and Colombia 1-0.
Alex fought hard against the skilled defense of her Colombian opponents and made a goal that put USA on top. After she scored, Morgan’s mid-game victory was followed up by another exciting goal from Carli Lloyd, 32– whose point was celebrated by her teammates lovingly mobbing her with a plethora of hugging and jumping. Aww — we were LIVING for this glorious moment of girl power!
Before going head to head with the American girls, Colombia played against England, losing 2-0. Even though they couldn’t beat the Brits — the girls came back with a vengeance as they fought fearlessly for a win against Team USA. While they didn’t win, we’ve gotta appreciate the effort from our South American sisters. Better luck next time, chicas!
The United States Women’s National Team: Their 2015 Women’s World Cup Success
If you’ve been keeping tally of the United States Women’s National Team’s score, you know they have been showing all the other soccer teams out there who’s boss since the beginning of the series.
After beating Australia, tying with Sweden and wiping the floor with Nigeria, and now schooling Colombia; it’s obvious that these soccer playing stunners have had their heads in the game from the get-go! USA advances to another game in their attempts to win the entire series, playing against China on Friday, June 26.
In case you’re unfamiliar with the Women’s World Cup and want to know more, make sure to check out HollywoodLife.com’s list of 5 things on who to watch and what to know during this year’s tournament by clicking here! Get more info about Christine Sinclair, find out who is playing who with a comprehensive schedule, and learn so much more.
HollywoodLifers — who were YOU rooting for during this game? USA or Colombia? Let us know!
— Evan Real