Rivalry building as U.S. tops Canada again

Updated: June 3, 2013, 12:06 PM ET
By Bonnie D. Ford

TORONTO -- The final margin was familiar. The ambience for most of the match couldn't have been more different from times past. The crowd at BMO Field was raucously engaged with the Canadian women's soccer team in its first encounter with the United States since last summer's tense and scintillating Olympic semifinal. For an entire half and change, the home team played up to that audible hope.

More than 22,000 fans intent on lifting Canada to its first win over the U.S. ...

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