Megan Rapinoe’s late (and controversial) penalty saves USWNT from first loss in years – Yahoo Sports
Megan Rapinoe converts a late penalty for the USWNT in Stockholm. (Photo by Linnea Rheborg/Getty Images)
The U.S. women’s national soccer team has not lost in over two years.
It hasn’t lost since winning the 2019 World Cup.
Hasn’t lost under head coach Vlatko Andonovski.
Hasn’t lost in 38 games.
Sweden almost ended all of that on Saturday. But Megan Rapinoe’s 87th-minute penalty stole a 1-1 draw for the USWNT in a pre-Olympic friendly, and kept a remarkable unbeaten streak alive.
The penalty, though,…