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Carli Lloyd of the US, right, celebrates with (Credit: Getty Images)

Carli Lloyd of the US, right, celebrates with teammates after scoring her team's third goal during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. USA won, 4-2. (July 25, 2012)

Olympic women's soccer: USA vs. France

Team USA beat France, 4-2, in the first game Group G pool play at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (July 25, 2012)

Rachel Buehler of USA is tackled by Marie-Laure
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Rachel Buehler of USA is tackled by Marie-Laure Delie of France during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. USA won, 4-2. (July 25, 2012)

Marie-Laure Delie of France challenges Kelley O'Hara
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Marie-Laure Delie of France challenges Kelley O'Hara of USA during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. USA won, 4-2. (July 25, 2012)

Carli Lloyd of the US scores her team's
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Carli Lloyd of the US scores her team's third goal during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. USA won, 4-2. (July 25, 2012)

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Carli Lloyd of the US, right, celebrates with
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Carli Lloyd of the US, right, celebrates with teammates after scoring her team's third goal during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. USA won, 4-2. (July 25, 2012)

France's Louisa Necib, left, is challenged by Carli
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France's Louisa Necib, left, is challenged by Carli Lloyd of Team USA during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. USA won, 4-2. (July 25, 2012)

France's Gaetane Thiney, left, scores against Team USA
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France's Gaetane Thiney, left, scores against Team USA during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. USA won, 4-2. (July 25, 2012)

Marie-Laure Delie (2ndL) of France scores their second
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Marie-Laure Delie (2ndL) of France scores their second goal against the US during a group G Women's football match of the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland, on July 25, 2012. AFP PHOTO/GRAHAM STUARTGRAHAM STUART/AFP/GettyImages

Gaetane Thiney of France, left, celebrates after
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Gaetane Thiney of France, left, celebrates after scoring a goal as Lauren Cheney of USA looks on during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. (July 25, 2012)

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USA's Lauren Cheney is tackled by Louisa Necib
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USA's Lauren Cheney is tackled by Louisa Necib of France during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. (July 25, 2012)

Lauren Cheney of USA is tackled by Louisa
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Lauren Cheney of USA is tackled by Louisa Necib of France during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. (July 25, 2012)

Gaetane Thiney of France, left, celebrates after scoring
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Gaetane Thiney of France, left, celebrates after scoring a goal as Lauren Cheney of USA looks on during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland. (July 25, 2012)

France's Camille Abily, left, attempts to stop a
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France's Camille Abily, left, attempts to stop a shot by USA's Tobin Heath during their Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Summer Olympics at Hampden Park Stadium in Glasgow. (July 25, 2012)

United States' Abby Wambach, right, heads the ball
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United States' Abby Wambach, right, heads the ball over France's Ophelie Meilleroux , left, during the Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Summer Olympics at Hampden Park Stadium in Glasgow. (July 25, 2012)

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USA's Megan Rapinoe, right, leaps onto Alex Morgan
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USA's Megan Rapinoe, right, leaps onto Alex Morgan in celebration after Morgan scores a goal during the Group G women's soccer match against France at the 2012 Summer Olympics at Hampden Park Stadium in Glasgow. (July 25, 2012)

United States' Alex Morgan, center, is challenged by
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United States' Alex Morgan, center, is challenged by France's Wendie Renard, left, during their Group G women's soccer match at the 2012 Summer Olympics at Hampden Park Stadium in Glasgow. (July 25, 2012)

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