US women’s soccer team to host Asian Cup final for the first time in history – Reuters

USA’s women’s national soccer team will host a final match in their 19th Olympic Games, the country’s Olympic Committee announced Friday.

The U.S. defeated China in the final at the 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics, winning the silver medal in the men’s team event and the bronze medal in women’s basketball.

The US beat Russia in the semifinals, and China beat the United States in the finals.

The match will be played at the Olympic Stadium in Seattle on Saturday.

The event, which is also the first to feature the full US squad, is scheduled to be broadcast on ESPN2, ESPN, Fox Sports and ESPN Deportes.

The final will be streamed live on ESPN.com.

The Olympics began in 1900.

The winner will host the 2022 World Cup, the first-ever Olympic final to be held in the United Kingdom.