USA 3, Colombia 0


Heather O’Reilly 12th minute

Megan Rapinoe 50th minute

Carli Lloyd 57th minute


Hope Solo; Ali Krieger, Christie Rampone, Rachel Buehler, Amy Le Peilbet (Stephanie Cox 56th); Heather O’Reilly (Tobin Heath 62nd), Lori Lindsey, Carli Lloyd, Lauren Cheney; Amy Rodriguez (Megan Rapinoe 46th), Abby Wambach.


USA 2-0-0, 6 points, +5 goal diff

Sweden 2-0-0, 6 points, +2 goal diff

North Korea 0-2-0, 0 points, -3 goal diff

Colombia 0-2-0, 0 points, -4 goal diff

USA and Sweden have clinched quarterfinal berths. The Americans need only a draw in the last match to win the group.

Wednesday’s finales

USA vs. Sweden, 2:45 p.m. (ESPN, Galavision,

North Korea vs. Colombia, 2:45 p.m.

Associated Press match report

FIFA’s video package

After scoring, Rapinoe ran to the corner, lifted the field-level microphone and sang Bruce Springsteen’s “Born in the USA!” Video clip below (while it’s available)