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Latest FIFA rankings largely unchanged at top

Latest FIFA rankings largely unchanged at top

The Equalizer Staff March 27, 2015 6

FIFA’s latest women’s world rankings are largely unchanged at the top. A new rankings list was released on Friday and it did not see any team move into or out of the top 10.

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Cameroon captain Manie ready for World Cup

Cameroon captain Manie ready for World Cup

The Equalizer Staff March 24, 2015 16

Debutantes Cameroon are likely to be one of the most unknown sides at the 2015 Women’s World Cup, if not one of the weaker teams as well. But a name to know from Les Lionesses,

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Coins, stickers among World Cup collectibles

Coins, stickers among World Cup collectibles

Harjeet Johal March 23, 2015 21

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – World Cup supporters will have an opportunity to collect and complete the 2015 FIFA World Cup Panini Sticker Album and Royal Canadian Mint Collector Coin series celebrating Canada as hosts

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Wolfsburg, Rosengård draw in UWCL quarters Leg 1

Wolfsburg, Rosengård draw in UWCL quarters Leg 1

The Equalizer Staff March 22, 2015 66

FC Rosengård and holders VfL Wolfsburg played to a 1-1 draw on Sunday in Leg 1 of the UEFA Women’s Champions League quarterfinal. Marta scored the lone goal for the champions in the 56th

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France to host 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup

France to host 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Jeff Kassouf March 19, 2015 60

France will host the 2019 Women’s World Cup, FIFA announced on Thursday following an Executive Committee meeting. France beat out South Korea — the only other bidder — for hosting rights on a unanimous

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Happy Birthday to Mia Hamm, a legend

Happy Birthday to Mia Hamm, a legend

The Equalizer Staff March 17, 2015 36

Happy Birthday to United States women’s national team legend Mia Hamm, who turns 43 on Tuesday. Hamm scored 158 goals for the U.S., setting what was at the time an international record. Abby Wambach,

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FIFA names seven venues for 2016 Rio Olympics

FIFA names seven venues for 2016 Rio Olympics

Jeff Kassouf March 16, 2015 26

FIFA announced that seven soccer venues will be used for the men’s and women’s 2016 Olympic soccer competition, spreading the venues out across six cities. Belo Horizonte (Mineirão Stadium), Brasilia (Mané Garrincha Stadium), Manaus

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BOOKED: Americans flooding Winnipeg hotels for WC

BOOKED: Americans flooding Winnipeg hotels for WC

Jeff Kassouf March 14, 2015 21

If you are planning to watch the United States women’s national team play in Winnipeg this summer during the group stage of the World Cup, you better hope that you already have a hotel

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Opportunistic Johnston leaves mark at Algarve Cup

Opportunistic Johnston leaves mark at Algarve Cup

Jeff Kassouf March 12, 2015 73

Success is no surprise for Julie Johnston. That Johnston would be a star at senior level one day has been obvious for several years. Translating accolades at the youth or college level to the

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WATCH: Stephanie Roche scores another gem

WATCH: Stephanie Roche scores another gem

Jeff Kassouf March 12, 2015 50

Stephanie Roche is proving that encores can be just as good as opening acts. The Ireland women’s national team forward scored another screamer of a goal on Wednesday at the Istria Cup in a

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