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With full NWSL season ahead, Dunn discovering self

With full NWSL season ahead, Dunn discovering self

Jennifer Gordon April 24, 2015 203

In the first minute of the second half of the Spirit’s match last Saturday, Crystal Dunn scored her first NWSL goal. If you were in the throng of people at the Maryland Soccerplex waiting

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Duggan: England success can change perceptions

Duggan: England success can change perceptions

The Equalizer Staff April 24, 2015 29

Toni Duggan sees the World Cup as an opportunity to change the perception of women’s football in England. She’s seen how winning the World Cup changed the game in other countries and now she

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For Breakers, a fresh start in a familiar setting

For Breakers, a fresh start in a familiar setting

Jeff Kassouf April 23, 2015 10

One thing became abundantly clear to the Boston Breakers franchise over the years as they constantly tried to figure out where to call home: Nothing was going to beat Harvard. But this year, there

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The Lowdown: The non-retirement decisions

The Lowdown: The non-retirement decisions

Dan Lauletta April 21, 2015 231

Retirements of young NWSL players was a hot topic during the offseason.  But there is no story when a player decides to keep playing.  This week we caught up with four players who are

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NWSL Weekend Review: Some surprises in Week 2

NWSL Weekend Review: Some surprises in Week 2

Jeff Kassouf April 20, 2015 19

Week 2 in the National Women’s Soccer League brought some surprises and plenty of drama. Defending NWSL champions FC Kansas City now have two losses from two games this season after falling to the

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New-look Dash now disappointed with away draw

New-look Dash now disappointed with away draw

Dan Lauletta April 20, 2015 13

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — What a difference a year makes. When the NWSL schedule came out, who that follows the Houston Dash would not have taken a shutout win at home and a come-from-behind draw

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Kansas City searching for answers after second loss

Kansas City searching for answers after second loss

Jennifer Gordon April 19, 2015 20

BOYDS, Md. — Saturday’s game against the Washington Spirit started well for FC Kansas City; Heather O’Reilly got the defending champion Blues on the board in the 6th minute. But despite having numerous opportunities in

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Fishlock on NWSL 2015: ‘This is our World Cup’

Fishlock on NWSL 2015: ‘This is our World Cup’

Jeff Kassouf April 15, 2015 41

Kim Little and Jessica Fishlock won’t be at the 2015 Women’s World Cup, an unfortunate reality for neutral fans who won’t be able to see two world-class players on the world’s biggest stage. Little

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Ellis: ‘Tough decision’ to cut Dunn, Van Hollebeke

Ellis: ‘Tough decision’ to cut Dunn, Van Hollebeke

Jeff Kassouf April 14, 2015 136

Jill Ellis’ 23-player United States roster for the Women’s World Cup yielded no surprises on Monday. Defenders Crystal Dunn and Rachel Van Hollebeke were the two players who participated in the last training camp

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The Lowdown: 5 takeaways from NWSL Week 1

The Lowdown: 5 takeaways from NWSL Week 1

Dan Lauletta April 14, 2015 19

After traveling to the inaugural NWSL match in Kansas City two years ago and the maiden Dash match last April, the third season was the first in which I took in the entire opening

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