U.S. women's soccer team takes gold

The U.S. women's soccer team blazed through France, Colombia, North Korea, New Zealand, Canada and Japan to take Olympic gold.

Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States soccer vice president Carlos Cordeiro (right) presents former player Hope Solo a commemorative jersey celebrating her 200th appearance for the womens national team before a game against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: International Friendly Women's Soccer-Denmark at U.S.A.
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States soccer vice president Carlos Cordeiro (right) presents former player Hope Solo a commemorative jersey celebrating her 200th appearance for the womens national team before a game against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States soccer vice president Carlos Cordeiro (right) presents former player Hope Solo a commemorative jersey celebrating her 200th appearance for the womens national team before a game against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: International Friendly Women's Soccer-Denmark at U.S.A.
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States soccer vice president Carlos Cordeiro (right) presents former player Hope Solo a commemorative jersey celebrating her 200th appearance for the womens national team before a game against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States soccer vice president Carlos Cordeiro (right) presents former player Hope Solo a commemorative jersey celebrating her 200th appearance for the womens national team before a game against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: International Friendly Women's Soccer-Denmark at U.S.A.
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States soccer vice president Carlos Cordeiro (right) presents former player Hope Solo a commemorative jersey celebrating her 200th appearance for the womens national team before a game against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
FILE PHOTO: Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States soccer vice president Carlos Cordeiro (right) presents former player Hope Solo a commemorative jersey celebrating her 200th appearance for the womens national team before a game against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo
Soccer: International Friendly Women's Soccer-Denmark at U.S.A.
FILE PHOTO: Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States soccer vice president Carlos Cordeiro (right) presents former player Hope Solo a commemorative jersey celebrating her 200th appearance for the womens national team before a game against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States soccer vice president Carlos Cordeiro (right) presents former player Hope Solo a commemorative jersey celebrating her 200th appearance for the womens national team before a game against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports/Files
Soccer: International Friendly Women's Soccer-Denmark at U.S.A.
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States soccer vice president Carlos Cordeiro (right) presents former player Hope Solo a commemorative jersey celebrating her 200th appearance for the womens national team before a game against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports/Files
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States midfielder Julie Ertz (8) passes the ball during the first half against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: International Friendly Women's Soccer-Denmark at U.S.A.
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States midfielder Julie Ertz (8) passes the ball during the first half against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States midfielder Julie Ertz (8) passes the ball during the first half against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: International Friendly Women's Soccer-Denmark at U.S.A.
Jan 21, 2018; San Diego, CA, USA; United States midfielder Julie Ertz (8) passes the ball during the first half against Denmark at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
2016 Rio Olympics - Soccer - Quarterfinal - Women's Football Tournament Quarterfinal - Mane Garrincha Stadium - Brasilia, Brazil - 12/08/2016. Goalie Hope Solo (USA) of USA reacts during the game. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Football - Women's Tournament Quarterfinal USA v Sweden
2016 Rio Olympics - Soccer - Quarterfinal - Women's Football Tournament Quarterfinal - Mane Garrincha Stadium - Brasilia, Brazil - 12/08/2016. Goalie Hope Solo (USA) of USA reacts during the game. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Soccer Football - The Best FIFA Football Awards - London Palladium, London, Britain - October 23, 2017 USA women's player Carli Lloyd poses with her husband Brian Hollins before the start of the awards Action Images via Reuters/John Sibley
The Best FIFA Football Awards
Soccer Football - The Best FIFA Football Awards - London Palladium, London, Britain - October 23, 2017 USA women's player Carli Lloyd poses with her husband Brian Hollins before the start of the awards Action Images via Reuters/John Sibley
Jun 17, 2015; Moncton, New Brunswick, CAN; Brazil midfielder Maurine (19) and Costa Rica defender Lixy Rodriguez (12) battle for the ball during the first half in a Group E soccer match in the 2015 FIFA women's World Cup at Moncton Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kryger-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Women's World Cup-Costa Rica at Brazil
Jun 17, 2015; Moncton, New Brunswick, CAN; Brazil midfielder Maurine (19) and Costa Rica defender Lixy Rodriguez (12) battle for the ball during the first half in a Group E soccer match in the 2015 FIFA women's World Cup at Moncton Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kryger-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Lisa De Vanna (11) reacts after scoring a goal against Brazil during the first half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports/Files
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Lisa De Vanna (11) reacts after scoring a goal against Brazil during the first half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports/Files
Jul 30, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) is congratulated by teammates Chloe Logarzo (6) and Emily van Egmond (10) and Emily Gielnik (15) after scoring a goal during the first half against Japan at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Australia at Japan
Jul 30, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) is congratulated by teammates Chloe Logarzo (6) and Emily van Egmond (10) and Emily Gielnik (15) after scoring a goal during the first half against Japan at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia celebrates after winning the Tournament of Nations at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia celebrates after winning the Tournament of Nations at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia goalkeeper Mackenzie Arnold (1) makes a save on a ball handled by Brazil forward Bia Zaneratto (16) during the first half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia goalkeeper Mackenzie Arnold (1) makes a save on a ball handled by Brazil forward Bia Zaneratto (16) during the first half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia celebrates after winning the Tournament of Nations at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia celebrates after winning the Tournament of Nations at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) celebrates with midfielder Caitlin Foord (9) after a goal against Brazil during the second half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) celebrates with midfielder Caitlin Foord (9) after a goal against Brazil during the second half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) attempts a shot for a goal defended by Brazil defender Leticia (15) during the second half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) attempts a shot for a goal defended by Brazil defender Leticia (15) during the second half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) and Brazil defender Leticia (15) battle for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) and Brazil defender Leticia (15) battle for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia goalkeeper Mackenzie Arnold (1) blocks the ball in front of Brazil midfielder Debinha (9) during the second half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia goalkeeper Mackenzie Arnold (1) blocks the ball in front of Brazil midfielder Debinha (9) during the second half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Lisa De Vanna (11) reacts after scoring a goal against Brazil during the first half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Lisa De Vanna (11) reacts after scoring a goal against Brazil during the first half at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Brazil celebrates a goal by Brazil midfielder Camila (20) during the first half against Australia at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Brazil celebrates a goal by Brazil midfielder Camila (20) during the first half against Australia at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia celebrates after winning the Tournament of Nations at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia celebrates after winning the Tournament of Nations at StubHub Center. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Brazil goalkeeper Dani Neuhaus (12) attempts to block a corner kick against Australia during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Brazil goalkeeper Dani Neuhaus (12) attempts to block a corner kick against Australia during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Brazil midfielder Maria (8) pushes down Australia midfielder Tameka Butt (13) while battling for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Brazil midfielder Maria (8) pushes down Australia midfielder Tameka Butt (13) while battling for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia goalkeeper Mackenzie Arnold (1) blocks the ball in front of Brazil midfielder Debinha (9) during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia goalkeeper Mackenzie Arnold (1) blocks the ball in front of Brazil midfielder Debinha (9) during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) celebrates with midfielder Caitlin Foord (9) after a goal against Brazil during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) celebrates with midfielder Caitlin Foord (9) after a goal against Brazil during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) and Brazil defender Leticia (15) battle for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) and Brazil defender Leticia (15) battle for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) celebrates with midfielder Caitlin Foord (9) after scoring a goal against Brazil during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) celebrates with midfielder Caitlin Foord (9) after scoring a goal against Brazil during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia midfielder Caitlin Foord (9) moves the ball past Brazil goalkeeper Dani Neuhaus (12) to score a goal during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia midfielder Caitlin Foord (9) moves the ball past Brazil goalkeeper Dani Neuhaus (12) to score a goal during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia midfielder Caitlin Foord (9) and Brazil defender Bruna Benites (3) battle for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Australia midfielder Caitlin Foord (9) and Brazil defender Bruna Benites (3) battle for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Brazil midfielder Maria (8) pushes down Australia midfielder Tameka Butt (13) while battling for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at Australia
Aug 3, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Brazil midfielder Maria (8) pushes down Australia midfielder Tameka Butt (13) while battling for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. Australia won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Jul 30, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (far right) scores a goal against Japan during the first half at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at USA
Jul 30, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (far right) scores a goal against Japan during the first half at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Jul 30, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) reacts after scoring a goal during the first half against Japan at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Australia at Japan
Jul 30, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; Australia forward Sam Kerr (20) reacts after scoring a goal during the first half against Japan at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Jul 30, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; United States goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher (1) clears a ball while pressured by Brazil forward Marta (10) during the first half at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at USA
Jul 30, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; United States goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher (1) clears a ball while pressured by Brazil forward Marta (10) during the first half at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Jul 30, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; United States midfielder Megan Rapinoe (15) jumps into the arms of Samantha Mewis (3) after Mewis scored a goal during the first half against Brazil at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soccer: Tournament of Nations - Women's Soccer-Brazil at USA
Jul 30, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; United States midfielder Megan Rapinoe (15) jumps into the arms of Samantha Mewis (3) after Mewis scored a goal during the first half against Brazil at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Jul 27, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; USA starter pose for a team photo before a game against Australia at Century Link Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations Women's Soccer-Australia at USA
Jul 27, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; USA starter pose for a team photo before a game against Australia at Century Link Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Jul 27, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Australia midfielder Emily Van Egmond (10) and USA midfielder Mallory Pugh jump for a header during the first half at Century Link Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations Women's Soccer-Australia at USA
Jul 27, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Australia midfielder Emily Van Egmond (10) and USA midfielder Mallory Pugh jump for a header during the first half at Century Link Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Jul 27, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; USA fans cheer during the second half against Australia at Century Link Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations Women's Soccer-Australia at USA
Jul 27, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; USA fans cheer during the second half against Australia at Century Link Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Jul 27, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Australia midfielder Katrina Gorry (19) attempts a shot against USA during the second half at Century Link Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations Women's Soccer-Australia at USA
Jul 27, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Australia midfielder Katrina Gorry (19) attempts a shot against USA during the second half at Century Link Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Jul 27, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Australia midfielder Tameka Butt (13) passes away from USA midfielder Allie Long (20) during the first half at Century Link Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Soccer: Tournament of Nations Women's Soccer-Australia at USA
Jul 27, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Australia midfielder Tameka Butt (13) passes away from USA midfielder Allie Long (20) during the first half at Century Link Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports

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