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Debinha’s late goal lifts Courage over thorns in historic win

Debinha’s late goal lifts Courage over thorns in historic win

The Equalizer Staff April 22, 2017 39

Brazil’s Debinha scored her first National Women’s Soccer League goal as the North Carolina Courage defeat Portland Thorns FC, 1-0, in Saturday’s inaugural home opener at Sahlen’s Stadium. The highly competitive matchup was the

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Rookie Evans gives Pride draw in Marta debut

Rookie Evans gives Pride draw in Marta debut

Dan Lauletta April 22, 2017 27

The Orlando crowd clamored for Marta, but it was the rookie off the bench Danica Evans who provided the late fireworks to lift the Pride to a 1-1 draw with the Washington Spirt. Marta

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Chicago opens at home with 1-0 victory over Kansas City

Chicago opens at home with 1-0 victory over Kansas City

The Equalizer Staff April 22, 2017 116

The Chicago Red Stars played their first home game of the 2017 NWSL season, defeating FC Kansas City 1-0 on a goal from Julie Ertz. Ertz, who started at midfield, finished a low ball

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Orlando to host 2017 NWSL Championship

Orlando to host 2017 NWSL Championship

The Equalizer Staff April 22, 2017 17

The 2017 NWSL Championship is headed to Orlando City Stadium on Saturday, October 14.  NWSL managing director Amanda Duffy and Orlando Pride owner Flavio Augusto da Silva made the announcement during halftime of the Pride

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Lyon Dominate Manchester City in 3-1 UWCL Semifinal

Lyon Dominate Manchester City in 3-1 UWCL Semifinal

Chelsey Bush April 22, 2017 55

Manchester City’s day started off in one of the worst ways, and they never really managed to overcome it as Olympique Lyon looked dominant in their 3-1 win in the first leg of the

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Point by Point: Week 2 storylines

Point by Point: Week 2 storylines

Dan Lauletta and Meg Linehan April 22, 2017 31

The excitement that surrounded the opening of a new NWSL season was tempered a bit by streaming issues and two major injuries.  It’s time for Week 2. Dan Lauletta and Meg Linehan break down

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