Latest Women's Olympic Tournament News

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Team GB face Brazil in pre-Olympics friendly

April, 26 2012

The first match by a Great Britain men's team for 41 years will be an Olympic warm-up game against Brazil at Middlesbrough on July 20.

Women's Olympic Tournament 2012 draw

April, 24 2012

The draw is due to begin at 1100 BST on Tuesday, April 24, 2011.

Pearce named Team GB coach for London 2012

October, 20 2011

Stuart Pearce and Hope Powell will lead the British men's and women's football teams at the 2012 Olympics.

Chalupny out for U.S. women against Japan

August, 9 2008

Defender Lori Chalupny has been ruled out of the U.S. women soccer team's match against Japan on Saturday.

Japan rallies to 2-2 draw with New Zealand

August, 6 2008

Midfielders Aya Miyama and Homare Sawa scored second-half goals to rally Japan to a 2-2 draw with New Zealand in their opening match of the women's soccer competition.

Germany and Brazil draw in Group F opener

August, 6 2008

Olympic title contenders Brazil and Germany tied 0-0 in the Group F opener in women's soccer at the Beijing Games.

Canada beats Argentina in Olympic debut

August, 6 2008

Canada wore down Argentina to win its Olympic debut 2-1 Wednesday, getting a goal in each half and using a significant size advantage to subdue the South Americans.

Norway scores early to shock U.S.

August, 6 2008

Norway jumped on the United States from the opening whistle, getting two goals in the first four minutes Wednesday to beat the U.S. women's soccer team 2-0 at the Beijing Olympics.

Kim hits winner for North Korea against Nigeria

August, 6 2008

Kim Kyong Hwa scored a first-half goal as North Korea beat Nigeria 1-0 to jump to the lead of Group F in the women's Olympic football tournament.

Han prompts China to win in opener

August, 6 2008

China celebrated the start of competition at the Beijing Olympics on Wednesday by beating Sweden 2-1 in women's soccer.

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