Originally Posted by PlayaGroom
Aren't the opening ceremonies in two days?
They're already starting soccer?!
Yes to both! Takes too long to get all the teams through the system, with days of rest between and both men's and women's tournaments and so forth.
My Alex sure liked Alex Morgan's tying goal, there! We might also have enjoyed a more favorable call when she later went down in the box, but...
OTOH, we appreciate tha France rather strangely did not batten down the hatches properly after taking a 2-goal lead.