In a bitter and hard-fought matchup, the U.S. women showed grit and resilience to overcome Canada 2-1 in overtime, writes Lindsey Dolich.
Unaccustomed to being on the bench, Natasha Kai produced a star turn against Canada, writes Jeff Carlisle.
The U.S. women's soccer team will face Canada on May 10 in Washington, D.C., as part of its preparations for the Beijing Olympics.
The United States will host the CONCACAF under-23 championship, a qualifying tournament for the 2008 Olympics in men's soccer.
Even though both Canada and the U.S. qualified successfully for the Women's World Cup, it was hard to find a fan of the new CONCACAF qualifying format, writes Andrea Canales.
The U.S. women's national team takes on Canada Sunday afternoon (ESPN2, 1 p.m. ET).
The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team will play Canada here on July 3.
After posting wins over Panama and Canada, the United States will play a relatively meaningless game Saturday when it meets Honduras at the pre-Olympic qualifying tournament.
The United States moved within one victory of qualifying for the Olympics as Bobby Convey scored twice on passes from Landon Donovan in a 2-0 victory over Canada on Thursday night.
The United States soccer team has only one day to correct some mistakes before it faces Canada on Thursday night in an Olympic qualifying game.
The United States beat Canada 2-0 Tuesday to win the Four Nations women's soccer tournament, a tuneup for the Athens Olympics.