The United States Women's National Team defeated France 1-0 in the second game of Group G play. The USWNT now sit alone atop of Group G with 6 points after defeated New Zealand 2-0 in their opening match.
Carli Lloyd knocked in a rebound after Tobin Heath hit the post on a low near post shot for the lone goal of the game. Hope Solo came up huge with several key save to deny France. The US won the possession batle 53% to 47% however France had 7 shots on goal to US with only 3. The US had the one that mattered however shutting out the French and hanging on late after a furious French attack in the closing minutes.
The USWNT will next face Colombia to close out group play on Tuesday, 8/9 at 6 PM ET and will air on NBCSN. Congratulations on the win!