Usa women soccer team win gold medal

Soccer Olympics

  • Pilgrims

    When the Pilgrims settled at Plymouth Rock, they discovered Indians playing a form of soccer.
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    Olympic Soccer

  • College

    Colleges started playing soccer, but there were no definate rules set up for the game.
  • First Soccer Club

    First Soccer Club
    The Oneidas of Boston was the first orginized soccer club created by Gerritt Miller Smith.
  • Organized Sport

    Organized Sport
    Soccer became an organized college sport in the USA in the years following the Civil War.
  • American Association

    American Association
    The American Football Association was organized in Newark, N.J
  • FIFA

    Fifa world cupThe Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) was formed in Paris.
  • Mexico

    FIFA awarded the 1986 World Cup to Mexico, rejecting the U.S. bid.
  • Win

    The U.S. National Team won the inaugural U.S. Cup ‘92 in June, defeating Ireland 3-1 and Portugal 1-0
  • Womans World Cup

    Womans World Cup
    U.S. Soccer announced in February its intention to host the 1999 Women’s World Cup and began the formal bid process with FIFA.
  • First Gold Medal

     First Gold Medal
    US wins 2-1 victory against China in Athens winning the gold.
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    Womans olympic soccer US

  • Games Lost

    Games Lost
    The woman team lost two games in 1998 putting the US in last place.
  • fifa world cup

    fifa world cup
    Soccer PK'sU.S. women won the 1999 FIFA World Cup at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California against China.
  • Norway

    The US won the sudden death group, but came home with the silver medal after losing 3-2 to Norway in the summer olympics.
  • world cup

    world cup
    The U.S. Men’s National Team advanced to the quarterfinals at the 2002 World Cup in Korea/Japan
  • Brazil

    US beats the Brazilian team 2-1, taking home the gold.
  • First Game

    First Game
    Us played Canada representing the first international game outside of the British Isles.