Daily Archives: July 2, 2015 »

Hamm to join VP Joe Biden at World Cup final

Hamm to join VP Joe Biden at World Cup final

The Equalizer Staff July 2, 2015 59

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Vice President Joe Biden is headed to the Women’s World Cup final on Sunday. Yes, that’s the day after Independence Day and yes, the United States is playing Japan in

Read More »
Johnston, Lloyd, Rapinoe up for Golden Ball award

Johnston, Lloyd, Rapinoe up for Golden Ball award

The Equalizer Staff July 2, 2015 254

Three United States players are among the eight finalists for the Golden Ball at the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup, an award given to the tournament. Midfielders Carli Lloyd and Megan Rapinoe are on

Read More »
Sampson says no failure, but okay for England to cry

Sampson says no failure, but okay for England to cry

Dan Lauletta July 2, 2015 1

Your browser does not support iframes. EDMONTON, Alberta — England’s dreams for a World Cup title ended in sudden, crushing fashion on Wednesday night, but the side’s brash, young head coach was not about

Read More »
Sasaki says pressure off Japan for World Cup final

Sasaki says pressure off Japan for World Cup final

Tim Grainey July 2, 2015 36

EDMONTON, Alberta – England fell short of making the Women’s World Cup Final on Wednesday despite holding the balance of the attacking play and throwing reigning champion Japan off of its typical possession game.

Read More »