Ireland Taste Defeat In USA
Doncaster Rovers Belles striker Aine O'Gorman was in the Republic of Ireland team that faced USA in two friendly matches over the last week as part of the hosts fan tribute tour.
The two matches against USA were on Thursday 29th November and Saturday 1st December 2012. Unfortunately Ireland lost both matches however having been beaten 5-0 in the first match they reduced the defecit in the second with a 2-0 loss.
The matches were part of USA's fan's tribute tour to thank all those that had supported them and helped them win Olympic Gold in the London 2012 games this summer.
The crowd was over 11,000 for the second match, which highlights the continued growth of Women's football not only in USA but also around the whole world after a fantastic summer of Women's football.