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Distractions aplenty for USWNT ahead of World Cup

Distractions aplenty for USWNT ahead of World Cup

Jeff Kassouf May 29, 2015 4

HARRISON, N.J. — Commuting across the Hudson River for work is nothing new for New Yorkers and New Jersey natives. Wednesday was a little different for the United States women’s national team, who didn’t

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Women added to EA Sports’ FIFA video game

Women added to EA Sports’ FIFA video game

Jeff Kassouf May 28, 2015 138

Women’s national teams will be available for the first time this year in the successful FIFA video game franchise from Electronic Arts Sports. Twelve national teams will be playable in FIFA 16, which will be

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Olympic champ, Breakers defender Whitehill retires

Olympic champ, Breakers defender Whitehill retires

Jeff Kassouf May 28, 2015 6

Former Olympic gold medalist and current Boston Breakers defender Cat Whitehill announced her retirement from professional soccer on Thursday. Whitehill will announce 2015 World Cup matches for Fox Sports. “It is with a sad

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Will success for USWNT mean same for NWSL?

Will success for USWNT mean same for NWSL?

Jeff Kassouf May 27, 2015 20

NEW YORK – Success at the World Cup for the United States women will be defined solely by whether or not they stand atop the podium on July 5. That has been clearly defined.

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Morgan (knee) says she’ll be ready for World Cup

Morgan (knee) says she’ll be ready for World Cup

Jeff Kassouf May 27, 2015 41

NEW YORK — Alex Morgan’s health continues to be the story to watch for the United States women’s national team. The star striker hasn’t played in almost two months, and her status for the World

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‘Win or else’ for USWNT, which is fine with them

‘Win or else’ for USWNT, which is fine with them

Jeff Kassouf May 27, 2015 36

Does she need World Cup to validate her career? Great answer from @AbbyWambach pic.twitter.com/KujjPbvAbj — Jeff DiVeronica (@RocDevo) May 27, 2015 NEW YORK — That the United States women’s national team relishes pressure is

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USWNT notebook: Morgan’s health, Wambach’s role

USWNT notebook: Morgan’s health, Wambach’s role

Jeff Kassouf May 26, 2015 150

United States women’s national team coach Jill Ellis says that Alex Morgan‘s knee injury continues to be monitored, but Ellis expects her star striker ready for the World Cup. Morgan, 25, has a bone

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NWSL Weekend Review: Dash defense, rookies shine

NWSL Weekend Review: Dash defense, rookies shine

Jeff Kassouf May 24, 2015 79

With the Women’s World Cup break fast approaching, the National Women’s Soccer League table looks predictably crowded. Second place and eighth place are separated by only three points through six weeks of play. This

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Unbeaten Red Stars battle back in rain, top FCKC

Unbeaten Red Stars battle back in rain, top FCKC

Jeff Kassouf May 24, 2015 41

Steady pouring rain and a nearly two-hour weather delay wasn’t enough to slow down the Chicago Red Stars, who defeated FC Kansas City, 2-1 on Saturday to remain unbeaten through the first six matches

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