This was their time. I knew I should be on their side; I felt a swell of pride as these women who looked like me and spoke my language came onto the field. When penalty kicks came, I felt a panic. I was born in California but didn't learn English until I went to school.
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I imagine little girls had conversations like that all over the country. Thailand manager: One goal, not 13, defines us 3d Tom Hamilton.