Time Running Out For USWNT's World Cup Dreams
The USWNT is moving on to the knockout stages of the World Cup, and for a core group of veterans, it could be the last run at it.By Matt Moreno | June 17, 2015
The U.S. Women's National Team is moving to the World Cup's knockout stages after topping the so-called group of death.
And for this U.S. Women's team, the stakes are high — one slip-up could eliminate the team, largely made up of a core group of players over the age of 30. With the World Cup every four years, that could be costly. (Video via Fox Sports)
Defender Christie Rampone, 39; forward Abby Wambach, 35; and goalkeeper Hope Solo, 33 are just a few of the stars making big contributions to the women's team.