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North Carolina FC announces intent for NWSL team

North Carolina FC announces intent for NWSL team

The Equalizer Staff December 6, 2016 223

North Carolina looks like a serious candidate for a new NWSL team, if Tuesday’s hubbub is any indication. The club formerly known as the Carolina Railhawks announced on Tuesday a rebrand to North Carolina

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Confidence restored, Frisbie awaits next opportunity

Confidence restored, Frisbie awaits next opportunity

Dan Lauletta December 5, 2016 41

For three seasons, all Amanda Frisbie wanted was to get on the field. And then all of a sudden she was in Iceland, a far away land that she hoped held the key to

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College Cup a reflection of the year in sports

College Cup a reflection of the year in sports

Jennifer Gordon December 4, 2016 70

SAN JOSE, CA. —SAN JOSE, CA. — Reflecting on the year as the clock runs down on 2016, one theme that’s been prevalent throughout in sports has been the discussion of societal issues. Certainly,

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Alex Morgan in France, could ink deal with Lyon

Alex Morgan in France, could ink deal with Lyon

Dan Lauletta December 3, 2016 338

Multiple media reports have placed Alex Morgan in Lyon, France this week admid speculation she could soon sign to play for the French power. French news outlet PiedsCarres was the first to report that

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Lloyd, Ellis named finalists for FIFA year end awards

Lloyd, Ellis named finalists for FIFA year end awards

The Equalizer Staff December 2, 2016 101

Carli Lloyd and Jill Ellis remain in contention to repeat as The Best FIFA Women’s Player and Coach respectively after the sport’s global governing body announced the three finalists for each on Friday. Lloyd

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Carolina RailHawks expected to address NWSL bid next week

Carolina RailHawks expected to address NWSL bid next week

Tim Nash November 30, 2016 20

The Carolina RailHawks will be holding an event on Dec. 6 to discuss what they are billing “A New State of Soccer.” The event will include new information on the possibility of an NWSL

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Dash ink Brazilian defender Bruna Benites

Dash ink Brazilian defender Bruna Benites

The Equalizer Staff November 30, 2016 14

The Houston Dash appear to be using the offseason to reshape their back line. A day after sending Allysha Chapman to the Breakers, the club announced the signing of Bruna Benites. The Brazilian defender

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Breakers acquire Allysha Chapman from Dash

Breakers acquire Allysha Chapman from Dash

Dan Lauletta November 29, 2016 21

The Breakers acquired Canadian left back Allysha Chapman from the Houston Dash on Tuesday in exchange for the No. 15 pick in the 2017 NWSL draft and an international roster spot through 2018. “Allysha

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The Lowdown: XI things to be thankful for, NWSL style

The Lowdown: XI things to be thankful for, NWSL style

Dan Lauletta November 22, 2016 28

The Lowdown is back! And with Thursday being Thanksgiving it’s time for the list of XI things to be thankful for in NWSL. I did this last year and some of the items are

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W-League: Kelsey Wys tears ACL in Newcastle win

W-League: Kelsey Wys tears ACL in Newcastle win

Tim Grainey November 21, 2016 42

In week 3, all four Westfield W-League games were played on Sunday, November 20 with Newcastle Jets and Sydney FC securing victories to pull joint level with idle Melbourne City, who have a game

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