Women’s World Cup: USWNT tops Vietnam, 3-0

The US Women’s National Team (USWNT) made a spectacular entrance into the Women’s World Cup, securing a comfortable 3-0 victory against Vietnam. The match featured an outstanding performance from Sophia Smith, the newest soccer sensation, who scored a brace, along with a late goal from Lindsey Horan. The defending champions couldn’t have asked for a better start to their historic World Cup campaign.

With aspirations of clinching a remarkable third consecutive Women’s World Cup title, the USWNT left no room for doubt. They dominated the proceedings right from the outset. It took only 14 minutes for Sophia Smith to make her mark on the World Cup debut. A clever pass from Alex Morgan set up Smith, and the 22-year-old showcased her precision, delivering a drilled left-footed finish that found the back of the net.

Despite the early US dominance, there was a momentary triumph for the underdog as the USWNT was awarded a penalty after a foul on Trinity Rodman. Alex Morgan took the spot-kick, but Vietnam’s goalkeeper Trần Thị Kim Thanh made an incredible save. She ignited jubilant celebrations among the Vietnamese side.

Before the first half concluded, Sophia Smith struck again, extending the USWNT’s lead. This time, her goal was not as graceful as the previous one, but it did the job. She once again put the team in a commanding position.

As the match progressed, the USWNT had several chances to further solidify their advantage. Yet, it was once again the brilliance of Sophia Smith that made a difference. Smith’s remarkable run and perfectly-timed pass set up Lindsey Horan, who effortlessly found the back of the net, sealing the 3-0 victory.


Postgame, Sophia Smith expressed her excitement about the team’s performance and the electrifying atmosphere. She acknowledged the importance of the win but also highlighted the team’s focus on the upcoming challenges.

Coach Vlatko Andonovski was impressed with the team’s display. He believed they deserved more goals given their outstanding play and numerous opportunities created.

The USWNT’s superb start to the World Cup campaign showcased their potential for further success in the tournament. With their eyes set on a historic third title. The defending champions have set a high standard, and their journey promises to be one filled with thrilling matches and unforgettable moments.

Mario Lopez

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