Five things I think about the U.S. loss

September 27, 2007
By Jacqueline Purdy
Whew. I've been trying to breathe ever since the final whistle and it's simply not possible after watching Brazil rout the U.S. 4-0 in the semifinals. Lots of debate about the game and the decisions made, but the real question is -- what's next?

1. Where does the U.S. women's program go from here?

Not back to the drawing board, certainly. This is still a good team. It's surely not "the greatest team you've never heard of" -- but it does have talent. ...

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