USA vs. Sweden: World Cup Date, Time, Channel & Odds

Team USA's Megan Rapinoe celebrates her first half goal vs. Australia on Monday. (Getty)

Team USA’s Megan Rapinoe celebrates her first half goal vs. Australia on Monday. (Getty)

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The United States used 2 second-half goals to pull away from Australia 3-1 in its opener of the 2015 Women’s World Cup on Monday night in Winnipeg, Canada.

Megan Rapinoe scored early to give Team USA the lead, but Australia tied it soon after. Christen Press then put one in to give the Americans a 2-1 lead in the 61st minute. Rapinoe added her second in the 78th minute.

The USWNT now turns its attention to Sweden, No. 5 in the latest FIFA rankings. The U.S. is No. 2 behind Germany.

The Group D match is set for Friday, June 12, at Winnipeg Stadium. It begins at 8 p.m. Eastern and will be aired by FOX.

Sweden and Nigeria tied 3-3 in the opener for both teams. Sweden entered as a heavy favorite.

Sweden defeated the U.S. 2-1 in the 2011 World Cup.

Keep it here for all the game details, including time and television information:

The Basics


USA vs. Sweden


Women’s World Cup – Group D Play


Friday, June 12


Winnipeg Stadium – Winnipeg, Canada


8 p.m. Eastern
TV coverage begins at 7 p.m.


FOX / NBC Universo

USA-Sweden Odds

Provided by sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark:

USA-Sweden Line

Sweden … +1.5
USA … -1.5

USA-Sweden Total


USA-Sweden Money Line

Sweden … +800
USA … -300
Draw … +425

Odds to Win Group D

USA Women … -600
Sweden Women … +400
Australia Women … +3300
Nigeria Women … +2500

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