International »

Herdman names Canada’s roster for series against Brazil

Herdman names Canada’s roster for series against Brazil

Harjeet Johal May 30, 2016 55

TORONTO – If John Herdman is at all worried about his goalkeepers or all-time Canadian leading goal-scorer Christine Sinclair, he didn’t express that concern during a conference call on Monday afternoon. Canada Soccer announced

Read More »
Hegerberg calls UWCL win ‘best day of her life’

Hegerberg calls UWCL win ‘best day of her life’

Kieran Theivam May 27, 2016 10

REGGIO EMILIA, ITALY — Norwegian Ada Hegerberg described Lyon’s Champions League win as “probably the best day of my life” after her side won a dramatic penalty shootout over Germans Wolfsburg, 4-3. Hegerberg, who

Read More »
Lyon beats Wolfsburg in PKs for 3rd UEFA crown

Lyon beats Wolfsburg in PKs for 3rd UEFA crown

The Equalizer Staff May 26, 2016 34

Lyon won the UEFA Women’s Champions League for a third time on Thursday, defeating Wolfsburg 4-3 in a penalty shootout after a 1-1 draw through 120 minutes. Saki Kumagai netted the game-winning penalty kick

Read More »
USWNT to play South Africa on July 9 in Chicago

USWNT to play South Africa on July 9 in Chicago

The Equalizer Staff May 26, 2016 75

The U.S. women’s national team will play South Africa for the first time on July 9 at Soldier Field in Chicago in the Americans’ penultimate sendoff game before the Rio 2016 Olympics. The U.S.’

Read More »
Necib, Schelin leaving Lyon; president targets Morgan

Necib, Schelin leaving Lyon; president targets Morgan

Jeff Kassouf May 26, 2016 128

Thursday’s UEFA Women’s Champions League final could be bittersweet no matter what for Lyon. The 10-time defending French champions confirmed this week that forward Lotta Schelin and midfielder Louisa Necib will leave the club

Read More »
FA Cup champs Arsenal eager to face Seattle Reign

FA Cup champs Arsenal eager to face Seattle Reign

Harjeet Johal May 26, 2016 14

SEATTLE, WA – Seattle Reign FC vs Arsenal will be an unappreciated match tonight at Memorial Stadium in Seattle. Arsenal have traveled from across the pond for the opportunity to test themselves against an

Read More »
Lyon, Wolfsburg set to battle for UWCL crown

Lyon, Wolfsburg set to battle for UWCL crown

Kieran Theivam May 25, 2016 37

On Thursday, two of Europe’s biggest clubs will clash as each looks for a third UEFA Women’s Champions League title. The little-known 20,000-seat capacity Mapei Stadium in Reggio Emilia, Italy, will host French double

Read More »
Rampone withdraws from USWNT training camp

Rampone withdraws from USWNT training camp

Jeff Kassouf May 24, 2016 304

Christie Rampone has withdrawn from United States women’s national team training camp, citing a lack of current fitness and health for the international level. “I really appreciate Jill inviting me in, but at this

Read More »
Little wins BBC Women’s Footballer of Year award

Little wins BBC Women’s Footballer of Year award

The Equalizer Staff May 24, 2016 4

Seattle Reign FC midfielder Kim Little has been selected as the BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year for 2016, beating out Cameroon forward Gaelle Enganamouit, French midfielder Amandine Henry, U.S. midfielder Carli Lloyd and

Read More »
Henry: Weekly competition is appeal of NWSL

Henry: Weekly competition is appeal of NWSL

Jeff Kassouf May 23, 2016 122

Amandine Henry says she cannot wait to play with Portland Thorns FC in the National Women’s Soccer League, a league she says is much more competitive than the one in France. Henry played nine

Read More »