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Alex Morgan on target as USA edge Canada in CONCACAF W Championship final to qualify for Paris 2024

Four-time Olympic champions get payback, 1-0, in a rematch of the Tokyo 2020 semi-final. Canada head to play-off for Paris versus third-place Jamaica.

1 min By Shintaro Kano
Alex Morgan of USA celebrates with teammates after scoring her team's first goal during the championship match between United States and Canada as part of the 2022 Concacaf W Championship at BBVA Stadium.

Alex Morgan broke the deadlock from the spot midway through the second half as USA defeated Canada 1-0 in the CONCACAF W Championship final on Monday (18 July) to qualify for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.

Morgan converted a penalty in the 78th minute after Rose Lavelle was brought down by Allysha Chapman as the United States defended the continental title in Monterrey, Mexico, winning the tournament for a ninth time.

Tokyo 2020 champions Canada head to the play-in for Paris where they will face third-place Jamaica, who earlier beat Costa Rica 1-0 after extra time.

All four semi-finalists had qualified for the 2023 Women's World Cup.

Here's how Morgan, along with Megan Rapinoe, are looking to extend USA's legacy.

Morgan's golden goal was the latest magical moment in the superstar's stellar career.

She currently sits in seventh position in the all-time scoring lost of international women's football.

But how many of the 15 top scorers in women's football do you know?

Here is the complete list.

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