U.S. women beat Italy 2-0 in Peace Queen Cup

June 19, 2008
SUWON, South Korea -- The U.S. women earned a place in the championship game of the Peace Queen Cup with a 2-0 victory Thursday over Italy on two goals by Abby Wambach.

The win clinched Group B for the Americans, who will face Group A winner Canada on Saturday for the title. It will be a rematch of the 2006 final, a 1-0 U.S. victory on a goal by Kristine Lilly.

Wambach scored in the 41st and 51st minutes. The goals were classic Wambach, the first coming on a powerful dribbling ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations