Previewing second pair of quarterfinals
The showdown Sunday between Brazil and the United States in the quarterfinals of the Women's World Cup sets the stage for one of the pre-tournament favorites to make an early exit. The United States is ranked first in FIFA's world rankings, Brazil is third, and they could have possibly met in the final had the Americans won their group. In Sunday's other quarterfinal match, Sweden and Australia meet for the first time since the 2004 Olympics.
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