To watch the thrilling U.S. women's soccer match against France for the 2011 Women's World Cup Semifinal match (already in progress), you have several options.

You can watch an online stream for free at ESPN 3 (you need to enter your cable subscription information).

Besides that, your best bet are live coverage of the event. The FIFA website has its coverage here. The IBTimes coverage is here (also below).

If the U.S. wins against France (it's up 1-0), it'll advance to the Women's World Cup Finals match against the winner of the Japan-Sweden Match. The first US goal was scored 9 minutes into the match by Lauren Cheney.

The U.S. advanced to the semifinals by beating Brazil in a thrilling match through penalty kicks. France advanced by beating England, also through penalty kicks.

The U.S. has not won the World Cup since 1999.