U.S. overwhelms Finland despite Wambach exit

August 26, 2007
By Andrea Canales
CARSON, Calif. -- Sometimes the best lessons are the unplanned ones, as the U.S. women's national team found out in the 4-0 win over Finland on Saturday at the Home Depot Center.

It wasn't as if anyone on the squad wanted to see Abby Wambach, who possesses the most lethal strike rate of any U.S. women's national player in history, limping to the sidelines in the 27th minute. The match was still scoreless, and Finland was a feisty squad that had created problems for the U.S. in the early ...

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