2008 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup

U.S. U-20s dethrone North Korea as champs

December 7, 2008
By Lindsey Dolich
Holding up a U.S. Soccer Federation sign that said "Gracias, Chile!" America's newest golden girls displayed mile-wide grins, reveling with their hosts in La Florida, Santiago.

Rightfully so, for the Americans not only captured the hearts of the Chileans, but they also lifted the 2008 FIFA World Cup trophy high for the first time in six years.

The U.S. dethroned 2006 FIFA World Cup champion North Korea in a dominating 2-1 victory fueled by two superb goals from forwards Sydney ...

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