Wambach, Lloyd lead rout of New Zealand

August 12, 2007


CHICAGO -- Forward Abby Wambach and midfielder Carli Lloyd each scored twice as the U.S. women ripped New Zealand 6-1 Sunday at Soldier Field in their next-to-last tuneup before next month's women's World Cup in China.

Wambach scored the game's first and final goals and moved into fifth place among U.S. women with 77 career goals.

The Americans, now 5-0 in a six-game pre-World Cup tour, peppered New Zealand goalie Jenny Bindon with 10 first-half shots while ...

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