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Rapinoe (M. 87) gave the United States victory over Brazil Marta (2-0) in Shebelieves Cup This Sunday. The US national team leads the championship with two wins. The winner of the last two editions of the World Cup, he is now unbeaten in 36 consecutive matches and 52 in a row at home.
The Americans have won five consecutive matches against Brazil and are unbeaten in the last seven matches. The team 20-0-2 against Brazil in the United States. “I’m disappointed at the start of the game, of course. We conceded a goal.” Brazil’s coach and former coach of the USA, Pia Sundhag from Sweden, said, “But not just one goal, the way we played our attack in the first 20 minutes.
In the first goal, Bryce received a pass from Lindsay Houran and ran towards the left flank, avoiding defense, and scored from a long and cross shot. This was Brice’s tenth goal in his last 13 matches for the national team, and the international goal 59.
Alex Morgan made his debut with the national team since she gave birth to daughter Charlie last year. Morgan and Bryce were substituted in the 71st minute and were replaced by Rapinoe and Carly Lloyd. Horan sent the ball in the area to Rapinoe, who scored in the 88th minute. After scoring, Rapinoe made a baby-shaking gesture in honor of teammates Ali Krieger and Ashlyn Harris, who had recently adopted their daughter Sloan.