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Watch: USWNT's Rodman smashes half-volley in NWSL as Macario scores Olimpico for Lyon

23:40 GMT+3 17/04/2022
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The two American stars scored a pair of fantastic goals on Sunday

Two of the U.S. women's national team's young stars scored stunning goals on Sunday.

Trinity Rodman fired a fabulous half-volley in the NWSL Challenge Cup on Sunday as she gave the Washington Spirit a 2-1 lead over Gotham FC.

Across the Atlantic Ocean, Catarina Macario also scored a stunner as the Lyon star curled home an Olimpico to lead her side past Fleury.

Watch: Rodman's goal for the Spirit

Rodman's goal came in the 39th minute of a 1-1 game between the Spirit and Gotham FC.

The forward was on the receiving end of a cross from Kelley O'Hara, and she made no mistake as she rifled a shot into the back of the net to give her side the lead.

Watch: Macario nets Olimpico

Macario also scored a stunning goal on Sunday, as she curled home a finish straight from a corner in Lyon's 2-1 win.

The goal saw Macario score in her seventh consecutive game for club and country, with the Stanford product netting nine goals during that span.

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