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Lyon beats Wolfsburg in PKs for 3rd UEFA crown

Lyon beats Wolfsburg in PKs for 3rd UEFA crown

The Equalizer Staff May 26, 2016 11

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

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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 31

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.’

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Necib, Schelin leaving Lyon; president targets Morgan

Necib, Schelin leaving Lyon; president targets Morgan

Jeff Kassouf May 26, 2016 61

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

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FA Cup champs Arsenal eager to face Seattle Reign

FA Cup champs Arsenal eager to face Seattle Reign

Harjeet Johal May 26, 2016 8

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

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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

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Rampone withdraws from USWNT training camp

Rampone withdraws from USWNT training camp

Jeff Kassouf May 24, 2016 300

Christie Rampone has withdrawn from United States women’s national team training camp, citing a lack of current fitness and health for the international level.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

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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

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The Lowdown:  Observations from NWSL Week 6

The Lowdown: Observations from NWSL Week 6

Dan Lauletta May 24, 2016 107

If you speak to coaches and other people around NWSL, chances are you will collect a wide variety of opinions about the relative abilities of the 10 clubs. Some don’t think the Spirit or

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Henry: Weekly competition is appeal of NWSL

Henry: Weekly competition is appeal of NWSL

Jeff Kassouf May 23, 2016 121

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

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Hoy Brace Lifts Red Stars Over Seattle, Into Tie For First

Hoy Brace Lifts Red Stars Over Seattle, Into Tie For First

The Equalizer Staff May 22, 2016 290

After 54 minutes of scoreless soccer, Chicago forward Jennifer Hoy scored twice in 12 minutes to lift the Red Stars over Seattle Reign FC, 2-1, in front of 4,056 spectators Sunday evening at Memorial

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