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Week Ahead
Chris Mannix
August 28, 2006
What to watch and watch for
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August 28, 2006

Week Ahead

What to watch and watch for

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SUNDAY 8/27

Women's soccer, China at United States Thanks to the stellar play of Ma Xiaoxu, the MVP of the recent Asian Cup, China (which will host the 2007 Women's World Cup) moved up to eighth in the FIFA world rankings--despite having just 1,000 registered women's players in the country. Drawing from a much deeper pool (about 7 million girls and women play), the No. 2--ranked U.S. will look for its fifth straight win in this friendly in Bridgeview, Ill. ESPN2 1 p.m.

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