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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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Becky Edwards couldn’t say no to Sweden

Becky Edwards couldn’t say no to Sweden

Kieran Theivam March 15, 2017 4

Former Orlando Pride midfielder Becky Edwards said the chance to return to Sweden and play in a league that better suits her style of play was too good an opportunity to turn down. Edwards

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Theivam: Six takeaways from England 1-0 USWNT

Theivam: Six takeaways from England 1-0 USWNT

Kieran Theivam March 6, 2017 121

Here are six takeaways from England’s 1-0 win over the United States in Saturday’s SheBelieves Cup play. Lucy Bronze is a better right-back than center back This heading sounds negative, because Bronze is a

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Kelly Smith leaves Arsenal in style

Kelly Smith leaves Arsenal in style

Kieran Theivam February 20, 2017 3

It was farewell to England’s greatest this weekend as players past and present took part in a celebration match to mark the retirement of Arsenal Ladies legend, Kelly Smith. Smith, 38, announced her retirement

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Morgan, Dunn see weekend action in Europe

Morgan, Dunn see weekend action in Europe

Kieran Theivam February 13, 2017 297

Alex Morgan and Crystal Dunn were both in action this weekend for their respective new clubs, but it was another American, Ella Masar McLeod, who stole the show as she headed home late to

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Allie Long discusses transition to center back

Allie Long discusses transition to center back

Kieran Theivam January 20, 2017 327

U.S Women’s National Team defender Allie Long says she is enjoying being ‘the quarterback’ in the side as she continues to adapt to her role in Coach Jill Ellis’s defensive back three. The Portland

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Breakers set course for future with four 1st rounders

Breakers set course for future with four 1st rounders

Kieran Theivam January 13, 2017 9

Boston Breakers Head Coach Matt Beard said it was a “no brainer” to take Rose Lavelle with the first pick of the NWSL College Draft as he boosted his ranks with four first round

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Beard, Breakers hold keys to first round

Beard, Breakers hold keys to first round

Kieran Theivam January 8, 2017 40

Head Coach Matt Beard admits that next week’s NWSL College Draft will define the direction his club goes in the future, with the Boston Breakers holding four first-round picks and seven in total. The

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XI WoSo Moments of 2016: Germany grabs elusive Olympic gold

XI WoSo Moments of 2016: Germany grabs elusive Olympic gold

Kieran Theivam December 26, 2016 55

When Germany overcame Sweden in the Rio Olympics Gold Medal Match, it was as much a victory for departing Head Coach, Silvia Neid, as it was for the nation and its fans. You could

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