Women’s World Cup highlights: USWNT survives draw with Portugal to advance

The United States narrowly advanced to the knockout stage at the women’s World Cup after a dispiriting 0-0 draw with Portugal in its Group E finale Tuesday in Auckland, New Zealand. The two-time defending champion Americans finished second in the group and advance to a round-of-16 game against the Group G winner, which is virtually assured to be Sweden, this Sunday. The Netherlands won the group with a decisive victory against Vietnam on Tuesday. Continue reading for highlights from the match. Here’s what to know

The group stage was a grind for the Americans, who failed to win […]

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