U.S. Women Win Soccer Gold in Overtime The U.S. women's soccer team wins a fiercely competitive gold-medal game against Brazil in the Summer Olympics. Abby Wambach headed in a crossing corner kick from the left side to end the match in overtime. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and NPR's Tom Goldman.
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U.S. Women Win Soccer Gold in Overtime

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U.S. Women Win Soccer Gold in Overtime

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U.S. Women Win Soccer Gold in Overtime

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The U.S. women's soccer team wins a fiercely competitive gold-medal game against Brazil in the Summer Olympics. Abby Wambach headed in a crossing corner kick from the left side to end the match in overtime. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and NPR's Tom Goldman.

Teammates congratulate U.S. soccer player Lindsay Tarpley after she scored the first goal in a 2-1 gold medal victory over Brazil. Reuters hide caption

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Teammates congratulate U.S. soccer player Lindsay Tarpley after she scored the first goal in a 2-1 gold medal victory over Brazil. Reuters hide caption

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