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Krieger credits Ellis, communication for US’ success

Krieger credits Ellis, communication for US’ success

Harjeet Johal July 4, 2015 36

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The United States defense has been immense throughout the World Cup. Ali Krieger, Julie Johnston, Becky Sauerbrunn and Meghan Klingenberg have played tremendous, keeping a 513-minute shutout streak and keeping

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Bassett starts, England beats Germany for 3rd place

Bassett starts, England beats Germany for 3rd place

Dan Lauletta July 4, 2015 94

Fara Williams’ penalty in the second extra time period at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton lifted England to a 1-0 win over Germany in the 3rd place match at the 2015 Women’s World Cup. The

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Lloyd, Brian crucial to US’ World Cup turnaround

Lloyd, Brian crucial to US’ World Cup turnaround

Jeff Kassouf July 4, 2015 77

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Three games, three different stadiums, three different tables propped up with microphones and, in Tuesday’s case, blinding lights shining down on Carli Lloyd after a United States victory. Order has

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World Cup hosts downplay issues, tout successes

World Cup hosts downplay issues, tout successes

Harjeet Johal July 4, 2015 6

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The spotlight on the 2015 Women’s World Cup is on Sunday’s final between the United States and Japan, but on Friday the host nation addressed the tournament’s off-field successes and

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