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CanWNT: Rio 2016 thoughts and Canadian NWSL expansion

CanWNT: Rio 2016 thoughts and Canadian NWSL expansion

Emily Dulhanty August 25, 2016 9

It’s been almost a week since the Canadian women’s national team secured their second straight Olympic bronze medal and upon reflection, the bronze won last week looks a lot different than the one earned

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Lauletta: Takeaways from the Rio 2016 Olympics

Lauletta: Takeaways from the Rio 2016 Olympics

Dan Lauletta August 19, 2016 1,205

Germany’s 2-1 victory over Sweden on Friday at the Maracana put an end to the 2016 Olympic tournament and sent global women’s soccer into a 34-month down period before the World Cup in France

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Canada beats Brazil for second straight Olympic bronze

Canada beats Brazil for second straight Olympic bronze

The Equalizer Staff August 19, 2016 60

Canada claimed a second straight Olympic bronze medal on Friday, defeating 2016 Rio Games host Brazil, 2-1. Canada captain and all-time leading scorer Christine Sinclair scored the game-winning goal in the 52nd minute, collecting

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Germany beats Canada, sets up all Euro final

Germany beats Canada, sets up all Euro final

Dan Lauletta August 16, 2016 282

Germany assured themselves a fourth Olympic medal and the first one higher than bronze with a sharp, 2-0 victory over Canada in Tuesday’s semifinal. The two-time World Cup champions will now play fellow European

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Olympic semifinal preview: Canada vs Germany II

Olympic semifinal preview: Canada vs Germany II

Dan Lauletta August 16, 2016 24

Four teams remain in contention for a gold medal in women’s soccer. That means they all have two chances to win a match for a medal. Someone will win twice and take the gold

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Canada onto semis with 1-0 win as France wilts again

Canada onto semis with 1-0 win as France wilts again

The Equalizer Staff August 12, 2016 31

Canada is onto the semi-finals at Rio 2016 after downing France 1-0 on Friday afternoon in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The goal for Canada came in the 56th minute, largely against the run of play. Janine

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Quarterfinal Preview: Canada, France meet again

Quarterfinal Preview: Canada, France meet again

Emily Dulhanty August 11, 2016 14

THE MATCHUP Canada vs. France; Friday, August 12, 6 pm ET; Arena Corinthians, Sao Paulo (Soccer Specialty Channel) BEST PRIOR OLYMPIC FINISH CAN – Bronze Medal, 2012 London Olympics FRA – Fourth Place, 2012

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France ousts New Zealand, sets date with Canada

France ousts New Zealand, sets date with Canada

The Equalizer Staff August 9, 2016 3

Louisa Cadamuro (nee Necib) scored twice after Eugenie Le Sommer came off the bench to spark France to a 3-0 victory over New Zealand that officially booked a place in the quarterfinals and a

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Canada earns historic 2-1 win over Germany

Canada earns historic 2-1 win over Germany

The Equalizer Staff August 9, 2016 22

Canada got their first ever result against Germany this afternoon when a brace from Melissa Tancredi earned them a come-from-behind 2-1 win, all without captain Christine Sinclair. Before this afternoon, Canada had played Germany

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Olympic Day 3 Preview: Will Rapinoe play?

Olympic Day 3 Preview: Will Rapinoe play?

Jennifer Gordon August 9, 2016 494

One last round of games remain before four teams pack their bags and depart Brazil empty-handed. Here’s a quick look at today’s games and some of the storylines to follow. Group E In Group

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