Women's Football: US conquer Germany

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The Independent Online
JOY FAWCETT'S 66th-minute header earned the United States a hard- fought 3-2 victory over Germany in Maryland and a place in the women's World Cup semi-finals.

The Americans will now face Brazil at Spartan Stadium in San Francisco tomorrow.

In the Copa America, two goals from Martin Palermohelped Argentina to a 3-1 win over Ecuador in the first of the two games in Group C on Thursday. In the other, a vibrant Colombia beat Uruguay by a single goal scored by Victor Bonilla in the 27th minute.