Teams

  • Brazil the bridesmaids again

    Brazil the bridesmaids again

    After suffering another painful Olympic final defeat, Brazil face a period of restructuring. "We need to work with the clubs," says their coach.

  • Golden girls savour the flavour

    Golden girls savour the flavour

    The US women won their second straight Olympic gold medal on Thursday in Beijing. FIFA.com shared the moment with a few of the champions.
First stage - Group G
06 August NOR2:0 (2:0)USA
09 August USA1:0 (1:0)JPN
12 August USA4:0 (2:0)NZL
Quarter-finals - Group Quarter-fi
15 August USA2:1 a.e.t. (1:1, 1:1)CAN
Semi-finals - Group Semi-final
18 August JPN2:4 (1:2)USA
Gold medal match - Group Gold Medal
21 August BRA0:1 a.e.t.USA

Standings

TeamMPGFGAPts
USA3526
NOR3456
JPN3744
NZL3271
  • Lori Chalupny of the US (C) and Renata Costa of Brazil fight for the ball during their women's footb
  • Marta of Brazil (R) in action against the USA in the women's Olympic final.
  • US players celebrate after they won the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games women's football final on august
  • Amy Rodriguez of the US (L) and Erika of Brazil fight for the ball during their women's football gol
  • Lori Chalupny of the US (R) and Daniela of Brazil fight for the ball during their women's football g
  • Lori Chalupny of the US (L) and Fabiana of Brazil fight for the ball during their women's football g
  • US players receive their gold medals from FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter
  • Members of the US team celebrate with their gold medals
  • Members of the US team sing their national anthem as they celebrate with their gold medals

Statistics

MPGFGASSOGPENOFFFKCKFCFSY2YCR
61251212000000500

Tournaments
Olympic Football Tournament Women Final All editions