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Wednesday Roundup: Nine USWNT players named to Women’s World XI shortlist

Wednesday Roundup: Nine USWNT players named to Women’s World XI shortlist

The Equalizer Staff February 22, 2017 124

Also in today’s roundup, Herdman announces Canada’s Algarve Cup squad, Portland re-signs Menges and Shim, the U.S. U-18 WNT continues to win in England and Cal alumna Emma Fletcher heads to Norway FIFPro, the

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Tuesday Roundup: Canada to host CRC in two-match series in June

Tuesday Roundup: Canada to host CRC in two-match series in June

The Equalizer Staff February 21, 2017 48

Also in today’s roundup, Thorns sign Australian forward Ashleigh Sykes, Cabrini names 23-player Italy roster ahead of Cyprus Cup and the Spanish Federation announces Algarve squad The Canadian women’s national team announced on Tuesday

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NWSL releases 2017 home openers schedule

NWSL releases 2017 home openers schedule

The Equalizer Staff February 21, 2017 27

While fans will have to wait a little while longer for the full 2017 schedule, the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has released the schedule of 2017 season home openers. The list of home

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The Lowdown: Looking at 3 issues facing NWSL

The Lowdown: Looking at 3 issues facing NWSL

Dan Lauletta February 14, 2017 121

We’re not even two weeks out from NWSL announcing a major media deal with A+E and already the league is preparing for a crush of negativity with the expected move of Carli Lloyd to

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Michelle Betos confirms move to Norway

Michelle Betos confirms move to Norway

Dan Lauletta February 10, 2017 34

Michelle Betos, goalkeeper of the 2016 NWSL Shield winning Portland Thorns FC, confirmed Friday she is leaving the team to play for Valerenga in the Norwegian Toppserien. The news was reported by Katja Kragelund

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The Lowdown: My team could be good if…

The Lowdown: My team could be good if…

Dan Lauletta February 7, 2017 83

Remember soccer? Let’s talk about it for a bit. We’re about three weeks from really heating up on the women’s side with the SheBelieves Cup starting March 1 followed by NWSL preseason and a

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Lauletta, Kronick discuss NWSL media partnership

Lauletta, Kronick discuss NWSL media partnership

Dan Lauletta and Hannah Kronick February 2, 2017 54

Thursday, NWSL announced a breakthrough agreement with A+E Networks that will see a weekly match broadcast on Lifetime every Saturday during the regular season over the next three years and makes A+E an investor

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NWSL, A&E partnership underscores growth of WoSo

NWSL, A&E partnership underscores growth of WoSo

Evan Davis February 2, 2017 59

The WUSA was on its last legs in 2003 when the first part of the semifinal between the Atlanta Beat and San Diego Spirit didn’t go on the air. ESPN2 was carrying the game,

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A&E takes equity stake in NWSL, weekly matches on Lifetime

A&E takes equity stake in NWSL, weekly matches on Lifetime

Dan Lauletta February 2, 2017 121

NWSL will have weekly matches aired on Lifetime each Saturday over the next three years as part of a landmark agreement with A+E Networks that will see the media giant take an equity stake

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Friday roundup: Amandine Henry back to France on loan

Friday roundup: Amandine Henry back to France on loan

The Equalizer Staff January 27, 2017 275

Also in today’s roundup, the Spirit re-sign Caprice Dydasco, the Breakers waive Stephanie Verdoia and the Courage release their away jerseys The Portland Thorns and Paris Saint-Germain announced Friday that Amandine Henry is going

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