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Holders USA claim record 13-0 win over Thailand at women's World Cup

2019-06-11 23:00
Alex Morgan
Alex Morgan (AP)

Reims - Holders the United States began their defence of the women's World Cup trophy in style on Tuesday as Alex Morgan scored five times in a record-setting 13-0 destruction of hapless Thailand in Reims.

Ten of their goals came in the second half as the USA set a new record for the biggest winning margin in a women's World Cup match, bettering Germany's 11-0 defeat of Argentina in 2007.

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