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U.S. women top Switzerland, 3-0, in Algarve Cup group play
U.S. women top Switzerland, 3-0, in Algarve Cup group play

Alex Morgan redirected Lauren Holiday's free kick for a goal nine minutes into the second half and the U.S. women's national team went on to defeat Switzerland, 3-0, on Friday in group play at the Algarve Cup. Amy Rodriguez added a goal in the 72nd minute before Abby Wambach came off the bench to score for the U.S., which improved to 2-0-0 in its last international tournament before the Women's World Cup in Canada later this year. U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo preserved the lead with a key save of a blast from Lara Dickenmann in the 60th minute. It was Solo's 79th career shutout. Switzerland, ranked No. 19 in the world, falls to 1-1-0 in Group B with the loss. The...

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