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Lauren Holiday retires from international play

Lauren Holiday retires from international play

The Equalizer Staff July 7, 2015 36

Lauren Holiday used the United States national team’s World Cup championship celebration event on Tuesday in Los Angeles as the time and place to announce her retirement from international soccer.  The news was first

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NWSL:  Flash, Reign draw; FCKC breaks out

NWSL: Flash, Reign draw; FCKC breaks out

The Equalizer Staff July 3, 2015 28

The WNY Flash looked to turn the tides on the Seattle Reign on Friday night at Sahlen’s Stadium after being defeated 5-1 during their first meeting this season. Though the Flash outshot the Reign

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NWSL, FOX reach agreement on broadcast deal

NWSL, FOX reach agreement on broadcast deal

The Equalizer Staff June 30, 2015 28

The NWSL is switching broadcast partners again returning to FOX for the 2015 season. The agreement calls for three regular season matches and all three playoff games to be shown live on Fox Sports

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The Lowdown:  Has NWSL helped Canada, Mexico?

The Lowdown: Has NWSL helped Canada, Mexico?

Dan Lauletta June 30, 2015 27

The World Cup is not over yet but it is for Canada and Mexico and those are the two countries that bought into Sunil Gulati’s plan of subsidizing player salaries in a new soccer

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Australian Kyah Simon set for return to Breakers

Australian Kyah Simon set for return to Breakers

Dan Lauletta June 30, 2015 4

The Breakers brought back a familiar face on Tuesday signing Australian forward Kyah Simon who played for the team in 2012 and 2013. The 24-year old Simon will rejoin the club following a smashing

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Thorns sign Australian defender Polkinghorne

Thorns sign Australian defender Polkinghorne

The Equalizer Staff June 29, 2015 29

Portland Thorns FC announced on Monday the signing of Australian defender Clare Polkinghorne. The 26-year-old was named to her third straight Women’s World Cup roster this year, but did not play in any matches

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Red Stars vault back to first by walloping Sky Blue

Red Stars vault back to first by walloping Sky Blue

Dan Lauletta June 28, 2015 36

The Red Stars answered Saturday victories by the Spirit and Reign to move back atop the NWSL table with a decisive, 3-0 victory over Sky Blue FC on Sunday evening at Yurcak Field. Vanessa

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Rookies lead Flash to 2-0 win over Breakers

Rookies lead Flash to 2-0 win over Breakers

The Equalizer Staff June 28, 2015 5

The Western New York Flash continued to get strong contributions from their class in a 2-0 victory in Boston that marked the young club’s first away win of the season. Lynn Williams and Elizabeth

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Reign beat Kansas City, jump into 1st

Reign beat Kansas City, jump into 1st

Dan Lauletta June 27, 2015 31

Seattle Reign FC remained undefeated at Memorial Stadium with a 2-1 victory over FC Kansas City on Saturday night. Bev Yanez and Kim Little scored second half goals in short order and Shea Groom

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Dunn continues tear, lifts Spirit past Dash

Dunn continues tear, lifts Spirit past Dash

Jennifer Gordon June 27, 2015 9

BOYDS, Md. — The Washington Spirit remain undefeated at home Saturday evening after a 1-0 victory over the Houston Dash. Crystal Dunn’s league-leading 7th tally in the 56th minute proved to be the difference.

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