Rapinoe hopes for “total (expletive) circus” around USWNT-France quarterfinal

Nicholas Mendola

Megan Rapinoe is amping up the occasion, even if it really doesn’t need it.

And we love it.

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The United States women’s national team, reigning World Cup champions, will meet hosts France on Friday in Paris for what will be one of the most anticipated quarterfinals in some time.

The possibility that the two group winners would meet at this point was circled on theoretical calendars since the draw, and Rapinoe is just as jazzed as the rest of us.

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