U.S. falters badly in Olympic opener

August 6, 2008
By Lindsey Dolich
Apparently, there is such a thing as post-Wambach traumatic stress syndrome, as the U.S. women's soccer team lost 2-0 to Norway in the Olympics on Wednesday. The U.S. gave up the two goals less than four minutes into the preliminary-round game.

Was this a nightmarish replay of U.S.-Brazil from the 2007 World Cup? No, but it wasn't too far off the mark in the lowlight reel of disastrous performances by the American squad.

The U.S. had the opening kickoff on a steamy night in ...

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