The United States’ Tobin Heath kneels on the field after her team lost 3-0 to Sweden in their opening match at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday. | Ricardo Mazalan/AP
The Americans, ranked No. 1 in the world and the favorites to win gold in Tokyo, were riding a 44-match unbeaten streak heading into the match. TOKYO — Sweden didn’t have to bunker down on defense against the Americans this time.
Stina Blackstenius scored a pair of goals and the Swedes stunned the United States at the...
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