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After WC title, Wambach, Ellis face Olympics decisions

After WC title, Wambach, Ellis face Olympics decisions

Jeff Kassouf July 6, 2015 430

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – So, what now? It’s a blunt question, to be fair, but it was the forward-looking inquiry for the United States women’s national team after the last pieces of golden confetti

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Clutch Carli: Lloyd proves hero in World Cup final

Clutch Carli: Lloyd proves hero in World Cup final

Jeff Kassouf July 6, 2015 145

Your browser does not support iframes. VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Carli Lloyd waited her entire life for this moment. The United States women’s national team waited four years for a second crack a World

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Finally, Abby Wambach gets her World Cup title

Finally, Abby Wambach gets her World Cup title

Dan Lauletta July 6, 2015 65

Your browser does not support iframes. VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Prior to the start of Sunday’s World Cup final, both the United States and Japan stayed in their pregame huddles long enough that center

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VP Biden watches, President Obama calls US after win

VP Biden watches, President Obama calls US after win

The Equalizer Staff July 6, 2015 9

United States vice president Joe Biden led the presidential delegation at Sunday’s 2015 Women’s World Cup final, and after the U.S. women beat Japan 5-2, they got a phone call from president Barack Obama.

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Set pieces prove to be Japan’s undoing in WC final

Set pieces prove to be Japan’s undoing in WC final

Jeff Kassouf July 6, 2015 15

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Japan was clearly second best from the first whistle to the last on Sunday. The United States came out with a purpose and looked like a team of destiny while

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Lloyd wins Golden Ball; Solo claims Golden Gloves

Lloyd wins Golden Ball; Solo claims Golden Gloves

The Equalizer Staff July 6, 2015 10

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Carli Lloyd won the Golden Ball as best player at the 2015 Women’s World Cup after scoring a hat trick on Sunday to lift the United States past Japan, 5-2

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