Found August 09, 2012 on Fox Soccer:
As Carli Lloyd dribbled through the Japanese defense and teed up a shot from outside the penalty area, it was easy to feel a sense of deja vu. Sure, her jersey was dark this time instead of white, and she delivered a blast with her right foot instead of left. But watching Lloyd deliver Thursday's gold-medal winning goal felt like you were being transported back four years ago, when she did the same exact thing. On a field full of the world's best players, Lloyd stepped up and played the role of Olympic final hero yet again. Four years after beating Brazil with an extra-time goal in the 2008 Olympic final, the New Jersey native delivered a similar moment of brilliance by burying the game-winning goal to beat Japan and help the US women's national team secure Olympic gold --and some redemption after losing to Japan in last year's World Cup Final. So much has changed in the four years between Lloyd's golden goals. In 2008, the USA was a team in transition, adjusti...
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