World Cup

July 09, 2019 - 1:28 pm
by Eldis Sula Following a World Cup victory as inspiring as it was controversial , the U.S. women’s national soccer team had a deservedly hype celebration after their big Sunday win. The team’s party was an odyssey, starting in the locker room, but extending on the plane ride across the ocean and...
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July 08, 2019 - 10:38 am
( WCCO ) - In the moments after the United States captured its second straight World Cup title at the Stade de Lyon in France, a chant of "Eq-ual Pay, Eq-ual Pay!" Reverberated around the stadium. -- EQUAL PAY #USWNT pic.twitter.com/hQMGz6q54H — Mina Park (@minapark) July 7, 2019 It was statement...
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July 08, 2019 - 8:24 am
( WEEI ) Megan Rapinoe is a great American, and the success of the U.S. women’s team is a great American story. They supported their biting off-field candor with on-field dominance, taking home their fourth World Cup title with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands in Lyon Sunday. Rapinoe, who drew...
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July 02, 2019 - 5:38 pm
Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping motion and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women's World Cup with a 2-1 victory over England on Tuesday night.
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June 20, 2019 - 4:45 pm
The defending champion U.S. national team faced its toughest test of the Women's World Cup and remained dominant Thursday night, beating Sweden 2-0 to serve up a measure of revenge against the team that stunned the confident Americans in the last Olympics.
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June 11, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Alex Morgan tied a World Cup record with five goals as the defending champion U.S. national team opened the Women's World Cup with a record-breaking 13-0 rout of Thailand on Tuesday night.
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May 27, 2019 - 10:49 am
HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Fans spelled out the message at the end of the national anthem, unfurling a huge banner behind the goal on the south end of Red Bull Arena: "ONE FOR ALL AND ALL FOR FOUR" it read, with a large gold star in the center. Ten prep games for the U.S. women's soccer team this year...
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January 20, 2019 - 2:48 pm
CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — What was evident all weekend for Lindsey Vonn became clear to everyone else on Sunday. The American skier's surgically repaired knees simply don't let her apply the power she requires to win races anymore. The pain is too severe; the psychological impact too much to...
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