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Wolfsburg upset Lyon to win Champions League

Wolfsburg upset Lyon to win Champions League

The Equalizer Staff May 23, 2013 91

This one will be remembered for a very long time. Against the odds-makers, first-time German champion and UEFA Women’s Champion’s League debutant Wolfsburg defeated Lyon 1-0 in Thursday’s final, preventing the French champions from

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Lyon look for history in UEFA Champions League final

Lyon look for history in UEFA Champions League final

Jeff Kassouf May 23, 2013 101

Women’s soccer takes center stage at Stamford Bridge on Thursday, when history is on the line for one of the best women’s club teams ever. No team has ever won three consecutive UEFA Women’s

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Sermanni: Longevity, consistency key to NWSL’s success

Sermanni: Longevity, consistency key to NWSL’s success

Liviu Bird May 20, 2013 40

TUKWILA, Wash. — United States head coach Tom Sermanni has seen it all when it comes to the National Women’s Soccer League. Of course, in such a young league and with only eight cities,

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Lyon women offer replay for ref’s mistake

Lyon women offer replay for ref’s mistake

Jeff Kassouf May 15, 2013 27

Pretty cool story out of France, where Lyon, including U.S. international Megan Rapinoe, are offering to replay their women’s French cup semifinal win over Montpellier. Montpellier’s Rumi Utsugi’s penalty kick hit the post and

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Ashleigh Gunning Blog: Dream big at any age

Ashleigh Gunning Blog: Dream big at any age

Ashleigh Gunning April 24, 2013 3

“Do something today that your future self will thank you for — set a goal. Dream a dream.” When I was 15 years old and dreaming of becoming a professional soccer player I read

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A quick look at NWSL salaries

A quick look at NWSL salaries

Jeff Kassouf April 11, 2013 62

On Thursday’s national conference call previewing the inaugural National Women’s Soccer League season, league executive director Cheryl Bailey said players’ salaries will range from $6,000-$30,000. The majority of players in the NWSL will never

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Ashleigh Gunning Blog: New season begins

Ashleigh Gunning Blog: New season begins

Ashleigh Gunning April 11, 2013 1

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to

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Amanda DaCosta Blog: Diaries of a crazed footballer

Amanda DaCosta Blog: Diaries of a crazed footballer

Amanda DaCosta April 10, 2013 0

Do you remember when you were younger, and you would spin around really fast for 10 seconds, or however long you could handle, and then stop–but you could still feel the entire world spinning

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UEFA Champions League semifinals set

UEFA Champions League semifinals set

Jeff Kassouf March 29, 2013 7

The semifinals of the UEFA Women’s Champions League are set following the completion of the quarterfinal second legs. Arsenal LFC (England) will face VfL Wolfsburg (Germany), while two-time defending title holders Olympique Lyonnais face

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UEFA Champions League: Lyon still cruising

UEFA Champions League: Lyon still cruising

Jeff Kassouf March 21, 2013 20

Lyon opened up a commanding 5-0 lead in the first leg of the UEFA Women’s Champions League quarterfinals against Malmö on Wednesday. Lotta Schelin scored twice and Louisa Necib, Thomis Élodie Thomis and Camille

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