USA 2, Germany 0: What the U.S. team said

Carmen Jaspersen/EPA

Carmen Jaspersen/EPA

Players’ quotes after Team USA’s 2-0 victory over Germany to advance to the World Cup final:

Alex Morgan

On Celia Sasic’s missed penalty kick, which would have given Germany a 1-0 lead:

“I just felt the wind shift. You could just hear the crowd roaring. Everyone was behind us.”

 

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Hope Solo

On taking her sweet time getting in goal for Sasic’s PK:

“You do what you can. I did the stall tactic. It worked.”

 

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Abby Wambach:

“We have so much trust and faith in Carli, and Carli has so much confidence in herself that it doesn’t matter where you put her on the field. I think she played five different positions tonight.”

 

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Carli Lloyd:

“We didn’t come here just to make the final. We came here to win it.”

 

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Alex Morgan:

“The work’s not done yet.”

 

Alex Morgan. (Getty Images)

Alex Morgan. (Getty Images)

 

 

 

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One thought on “USA 2, Germany 0: What the U.S. team said

  1. I loved Hope’s delay. Can’t start that party without her. I’d love hear what Kelley O’Hara had to say – I love that she got right in and mixed it up with the German marking her when she subbed.

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