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USWNT sets attendance record during 4-0 victory at Cardinals' Busch Stadium

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With the women's World Cup starting this summer, the No. 2-ranked U.S. Women's National Team squared off against the No. 17 New Zealand team at Busch Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Following Adam Wainwright's patriotic lead from last summer, the St. Louis fans turned out in full force and helped set an attendance record for a friendly on U.S. soil: 

Keeping the field warm until the Cardinals' home opener against the Brewers on April 13, the U.S. women dominated in a 4-0 victory. That included back-to-back-to-back jacks, err, goals in a five-minute window to put the game away: 

It was almost as if Fredbird was between the sticks: