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Youngsters Lawrence, Rose lift Canada past Guyana

Youngsters Lawrence, Rose lift Canada past Guyana

Dan Lauletta February 11, 2016 159

Canada got Olympic qualifying off to a stress-free start with a dominant, 5-0 victory against an overmatched Guyana side in the Group B opener for both on Thursday evening in Houston. All five Canada

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T&T comes back, beats Guatemala to win WOQ opener

T&T comes back, beats Guatemala to win WOQ opener

The Equalizer Staff February 11, 2016 22

Trinidad and Tobago took the inside track to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying on Thursday with a 2-1 victory over Guatemala at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, Texas. Trinidad and Tobago

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Sky Blue FC bringing back forward Tasha Kai

Sky Blue FC bringing back forward Tasha Kai

The Equalizer Staff February 11, 2016 43

Sky Blue FC delivered a shocker on Thursday with the announcement that Tasha Kai is returning to professional soccer and to Sky Blue FC.  The 32-year-old former national team striker has not played organized

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WATCH: Christen Press has touch of gold

WATCH: Christen Press has touch of gold

The Equalizer Staff February 11, 2016 114

Christen Press scored a goal on Wednesday which we still can’t totally explain. The actual shot itself wasn’t overly impressive — it was the first touch to settle the ball, combined seamlessly with a

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USWNT rolls past Costa Rica in Rio qualifying opener

USWNT rolls past Costa Rica in Rio qualifying opener

The Equalizer Staff February 10, 2016 373

Alex Morgan scored early, Christen Press scored late and the United States women’s national team opened 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying with a 5-0 victory over Costa Rica on Wednesday in Frisco, Texas. Morgan

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WATCH: Alex Morgan scores 12 seconds into game

WATCH: Alex Morgan scores 12 seconds into game

The Equalizer Staff February 10, 2016 231

That escalated quickly. WATCH: Alex Morgan scores 12 seconds in for @ussoccer_wnt. #USWNT https://t.co/yJSU1O5g3y — NBC Sports Soccer (@NBCSportsSoccer) February 11, 2016 Alex Morgan scored 12 seconds into the United States women’s national team’s

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Mexico routs Puerto Rico behind Marigol hat trick

Mexico routs Puerto Rico behind Marigol hat trick

Jeff Kassouf February 10, 2016 9

Your browser does not support iframes. Maribel Dominguez scored a hat trick as Mexico comfortably defeated Puerto Rico, 6-0 on Wednesday at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas, to open up CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying.

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CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying kicks off

CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying kicks off

The Equalizer Staff February 10, 2016 0

It’s Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, which means that CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying is finally here. Puerto Rico and Mexico kick off the tournament in Frisco, Texas at 6 p.m., ET, followed by the United

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Solo voices big concerns over Zika virus scare

Solo voices big concerns over Zika virus scare

Jeff Kassouf February 9, 2016 47

The United States women need to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics in the coming two week-plus in order to fully start discussing them. Qualifying should be a formality. But then, of course, there

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The Lowdown: On lawsuits and Olympic quailfying

The Lowdown: On lawsuits and Olympic quailfying

Dan Lauletta February 9, 2016 298

United States women’s national team players are in the spotlight this week.  They are on schedule at the dawn of what should amount to little more than the formality of qualifying for the Olympic

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