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Injured Morgan Brian out of USWNT camp

Injured Morgan Brian out of USWNT camp

The Equalizer Staff March 27, 2017 9

The knee injury suffered by Morgan Brian during the SheBelieves Cup will keep her from joining the United States for its camp that opens later this week and the two friendlies against Russia on

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Monday Roundup: Lloyd, Dunn on opposite ends of FA Cup semifinal draw

Monday Roundup: Lloyd, Dunn on opposite ends of FA Cup semifinal draw

The Equalizer Staff March 27, 2017 9

Also in today’s roundup, North Carolina Courage linked to Kawamura and France names roster for friendly.  Carli Lloyd and Crystal Dunn are on course to meet in the FA Cup final after their respective

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Lee: How the Red Stars won the NWSL off-season

Lee: How the Red Stars won the NWSL off-season

Allison Lee March 27, 2017 34

In an off-season marred by hasty team relocations, player exits, questionable trades and controversy, one team has emerged as the clear off-season winner: the Chicago Red Stars. It was relatively quiet out of Chicago

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Preseason roundup: O’Hara scores Sky Blue game winner

Preseason roundup: O’Hara scores Sky Blue game winner

The Equalizer Staff March 26, 2017 88

In the second weekend of preseason, all but two NWSL clubs played in preseason matches. Boston played in a closed-door match against Boston College, while Sky Blue, Orlando, North Carolina and Washington all faced collegiate

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Yanks instrumental in European clubs’ successes

Yanks instrumental in European clubs’ successes

Kieran Theivam March 25, 2017 19

It was a clean sweep of wins for members of the U.S Women’s National Team in Europe this week, with Alex Morgan, Carli Lloyd and Crystal Dunn all enjoying victories in three different competitions.

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Friday Roundup: Lauren Holiday visits FCKC practice

Friday Roundup: Lauren Holiday visits FCKC practice

The Equalizer Staff March 24, 2017 8

Also in today’s roundup, Lianne Sanderson wins award, the McLeods release a single, Gema Simon signs with Toppserien club and Orlando Pride gives fans a behind-the-scenes peek at preseason. Former USWNT and FC Kansas

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Germany replaces USWNT atop FIFA world rankings

Germany replaces USWNT atop FIFA world rankings

The Equalizer Staff March 24, 2017 202

The United States’s poor showing at the SheBelieves Cup earlier this month has cost Jill Ellis’s side the top spot in the FIFA Women’s World Ranking. Olympic champion Germany, who finished second behind France

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UWCL quick hits: Lloyd goal carries day for Man City

UWCL quick hits: Lloyd goal carries day for Man City

The Equalizer Staff March 23, 2017 33

Carli Lloyd's first Manchester City goal – on her @UWCL debut 👏🏼🔥 #mcwfc (🎥 @WSUasa) pic.twitter.com/lDvDpgJHye — The Offside Rule (@OffsideRulePod) March 23, 2017 The 1st legs of the UEFA Women’s Champions League quarterfinals

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Thursday Roundup: Julie Johnston to marry Zach Ertz, will use married name

Thursday Roundup: Julie Johnston to marry Zach Ertz, will use married name

The Equalizer Staff March 23, 2017 23

Also in today’s roundup, Brazil and Denmark name NWSL players to April friendly rosters The player affectionately known as JJ will be sporting new initials in 2017. When Julie Johnston returns to the Chicago

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Ellis names USWNT for matches against Russia

Ellis names USWNT for matches against Russia

Dan Lauletta March 23, 2017 312

United States coach Jill Ellis has named 24 women to go to camp ahead of April 6 (Frisco) and 9 (Houston) friendlies against Russia. Nineteen of the 24 players were part of the SheBelieves

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