Offensive fireworks are likely when the United States women’s national team faces bottom-dwellers Puerto Rico in both sides’ Group A finale of CONCACAF Women’s Olympic qualifying today in Frisco (Watch live at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and online via Live Extra).
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The Yanks cruised past Costa Rica in the group stage opener, 5-0, while Puerto Rico was clobbered by Las Ticas 9-0. And while the USWNT struggled to score in beating Mexico 1-0, Costa Rica lost to the Mexicans by a 6-0 score.
So it’s safe to expect a blowout on Monday evening in Texas, as the United States looks to refine its game ahead of the all-important semifinal on Friday.