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U.S. women looking for win, rest

Updated: July 5, 2011, 4:13 PM ET
Associated Press

WOLFSBURG, Germany -- Rest is nice, winning is better.

The United States plays Sweden in the group stage finale at the Women's World Cup on Wednesday, a game that would seem to have little importance with both teams already through to the quarterfinals. But there is plenty still at stake for the Americans, starting with the bragging rights -- and everything that comes with them -- for winning the group.

"We go for a win," U.S. coach Pia Sundhage said Monday. "Absolutely."

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