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Royal Roundup: USWNT embarrassed in Olympic opener

Names floated for TFC and ATL coaches, US Open Cup timeline announced, LigaMX All Stars named, Marta sets Olympic record and more...

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Sweden v United States: Women’s Football - Olympics Photo by Logan Beerman/ISI Photos/Getty Images

The USWNT were humiliated in a 3-0 loss to Sweden in their Olympic opener, ending a 44-game unbeaten streak. It was also the first time in 73 games they failed to score a goal. In a post-game interview US forward Megan Rapinoe didn’t hold back the criticism: “We got our asses kicked, didn’t we?” The questions have begun - how does the USWNT fix their problems before the next game?


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China v Brazil - Tokyo 2020 Olympic Football Tournament Photo by Pablo Morano/BSR Agency/Getty Images