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Germany edges China to advance to Olympic semifinals

Germany edges China to advance to Olympic semifinals

The Equalizer Staff August 12, 2016 2

Melanie Behringer’s goal in the 76th minute held up as the only of the match to lift Germany past China, 1-0 on Friday to advance to the semifinals of the Rio 2016 Olympic women’s

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Quarterfinal preview: Germany, China in rare matchup

Quarterfinal preview: Germany, China in rare matchup

Dan Lauletta August 11, 2016 5

Four years after missing out on the Olympics due to the bizarre qualifying system, Germany is back in the final eight and ready to do battle with China who continue their climb back up

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Olympic quarterfinals schedule: Grudge matches galore

Olympic quarterfinals schedule: Grudge matches galore

The Equalizer Staff August 10, 2016 34

Friday’s women’s soccer Olympic quarterfinals are set following the conclusion of group play on Tuesday, and the last eight includes a few scintillating rematches from recent major tournaments. The U.S. won Group G and

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Scoreless draw sends China, Sweden to KO round

Scoreless draw sends China, Sweden to KO round

The Equalizer Staff August 9, 2016 12

China and Sweden played to a 0-0 draw on Tuesday in Brasilia, a result which ensured both teams passage into the quarterfinals of the Rio 2016 Olympics. China advanced second out of Group E

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Olympic Day 3 Preview: Will Rapinoe play?

Olympic Day 3 Preview: Will Rapinoe play?

Jennifer Gordon August 9, 2016 494

One last round of games remain before four teams pack their bags and depart Brazil empty-handed. Here’s a quick look at today’s games and some of the storylines to follow. Group E In Group

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Every possible Olympic quarterfinal scenario

Every possible Olympic quarterfinal scenario

Dan Lauletta August 9, 2016 14

Tuesday will mark the end of the line for four of the 12 Olympic teams while the other eight will be placed into the quarterfinal bracket where they will be two wins away from

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Tan Ruyin scores stunner as China tops South Africa

Tan Ruyin scores stunner as China tops South Africa

The Equalizer Staff August 6, 2016 1

China defeated South Africa, 2-0 on Saturday in Group E play at the Rio 2016 Olympics, keeping Bruno Bini’s side’s hopes of making the knockout stage alive. Gu Yasha scored just after the second-half

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A look back at the Olympic openers

A look back at the Olympic openers

Jennifer Gordon August 4, 2016 29

Match Day 1 of the Olympic soccer tournament is in the books. Here is a quick look back. Group E Before kickoff yesterday, perhaps the biggest question in Group E was how hosts Brazil

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Group E Olympic Preview: Where will goals come from?

Group E Olympic Preview: Where will goals come from?

Ray Curren August 2, 2016 37

  (Teams listed in predicted order of finish.) While they’re always in the back of people’s minds it seems, after three consecutive major tournaments without a single knockout-round victory, Brazil does not find itself

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WATCH: Fleming’s goal lifts Canada past China

WATCH: Fleming’s goal lifts Canada past China

The Equalizer Staff July 21, 2016 17

Jessie Fleming’s goal on Wednesday lifted Canada to a 1-0 victory over China in France. The 18-year-old dribbled through several China defenders before scoring: GOAL: Watch @_jessiefleming's game-winner v China from yesterday #CanWNT #RoadtoRio.

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