France-U.S. showdown in Paris cauldron keeps women’s World Cup burning

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Women's World Cup - Round of 16 - Spain v United States - Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims, France - June 24, 2019 U.S. players pose for a team group photo before the match REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo

PARIS (Reuters) – High stakes, high heat, high turn-out and high expectations — the U.S. women’s soccer team have declared themselves ready for a high-profile women’s World Cup quarter-final against hosts France in Paris on Friday. For many fans the match is like a final, with “Les Bleues” among the stand-out teams of the tournament […]

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