Kawasumi double puts Japan in Women's World Cup final

Japan will play the United States in the Women's World Cup final in Frankfurt on Sunday after they won through their semi-finals last night.

The US, who knocked out Brazil in the quarter-finals, beat France 3-1 through late goals from Abby Wambach and Alex Morgan, while Japan fought back from going 1-0 down to Sweden early on to also win 3-1, Nahomi Kawasumi scoring twice.