United States vs Thailand

United States vs Thailand: Defending Champions Face One Of Their Own

The United States are the defending champions going into the 2019 World Cup, having defeated Japan in the 2015 final in Vancouver. They kick off their campaign in France against the lowest ranked Asian side in the competition, Thailand, and will be expected to win comfortably.

The United States women’s national team are one of the country’s most successful sporting exports. While many of the big US sporting events and successes take place within the confines of national sports such as gridiron and baseball, this soccer team have dominated an international game, winning three World Cups and never finishing a tournament lower than third place.

They are a team of stars, the pride of the USA, but winning back to back World Cups won’t be easy and despite their dominance it’s something they are yet to do. Read More