England Loses to Japan on Own Goal in 92nd Minute

Ryan Glasspiegel
Japan v England: Semi Final - FIFA Women's World Cup 2015
Japan v England: Semi Final - FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 / Todd Korol/Getty Images
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England lost 2-1 to Japan in the Women’s World Cup semifinals after defender Laura Bassett tried to break up a pass and wound up kicking it in her own goal. It goes without saying that this is a brutal way for England to get sent home, and one feels especially terrible for Bassett at this moment.

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