Women's World Cup Knockout Round 1: A Sigh of Relief
Well, that was scary.
Even as USWNT fans have been preparing themselves mentally for the upcoming quarterfinal against France, dating back to, essentially, the day the Women’s World Cup brackets were revealed, a small part of our brains reminded us: there’s another match to get through first. Still, even soccer writers who know the game can take unexpected twists and turns were busy preparing for Friday's match against France.
And then Spain decided to make a stand.