How Pia Sundhage Cost Abby Wambach and the US Women's Team the World Cup

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How Pia Sundhage Cost Abby Wambach and the US Women's Team the World Cup
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As the American FIFA Women’s World Cup team begins to make its rounds of the late-night talk shows, many of us will forget that we lost a game we clearly should have won. And without wanting to detract from the team’s deserved accolades, or the freshness and glamour of The Girls Of Summer 2.0, we need to point out an uncomfortable fact.

Or three. 

Coach Pia Sundhage made three huge mistakes in the final, and they cost us the World Cup.

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