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Why is Hope Solo getting a pass?
Friday June 12th, 2015

The U.S. women's national team will meet Sweden on Friday in its second group stage match of the 2015 Women's World Cup. 

The USA currently leads Group D with three points after defeating Australia 3-1 in its first group stage match. Sweden has one point after drawing Nigeria 3-3 in its opening match. 

Jill Ellis' side can clinch a place in the knockout stage with a win over Sweden. The Swedes are coached by Pia Sundhage, who previously coached the United States. 

In the United States' opening match, Megan Rapinoe scored twice. Christen Press also scored for the U.S.

The U.S. is looking to win its first Women's World Cup since 1999. 

How to watch

Details for Friday's match are below. 

Game time: 8 p.m. ET

Location: Winnipeg

TV: Fox, NBC Universo

Live stream: You can live stream the game here


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