Japan in Position to Play World Cup Spoiler Again for Team USA

In the 2011 Women's World Cup, after Abby Wambach's header in the final moments of extra time sent the United States' quarterfinal match against Brazil into penalty kicks, the word "destiny" was frequently tossed around.
The U.S. went on to secure its passage into the semifinals with a 5-3 win in penalty kicks, and eventually the Americans met Japan in the final.
But, against Japan, the U.S. choked up a 1-0 lead with just nine mi Four years later, Japan could pose the same threat to the U.S.

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