Americans win opening match

November 11, 2004
BANGKOK, Thailand -- The defending champion United States defeated South Korea 3-0 at the FIFA Under-19 Women's World Championship on Thursday behind goals from Angie Woznuk, Amy Rodriguez and Sheree Gray.

In another game in the resort city of Phuket, Russia beat Spain 4-1.

The 12 teams in the tournament are divided into three groups. Eight teams advance to the quarterfinals, with the final in Bangkok on Nov. 27. The United States won the inaugural championship at Canada ...

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