U.S. overcomes blazing Brazilians
August 14, 2004
By Marc Connolly
For the first half of this Olympic Group G round-robin match, the Brazilian women took it to the Americans in the fashion that the men would be expected to when playing Bruce Arena's side.
They were creative, physical, unselfish, attack-minded and fearless, which made the U.S. sit back on its heels and ride out the storm - a position the ...