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Morgan named among most marketable athletes

Morgan named among most marketable athletes

The Equalizer Staff May 21, 2015 28

Alex Morgan is the 19th most marketable athlete in the world, according to SportsPro Magazine’s annual rankings. Twenty-one-year-old tennis star Eugenie Bouchard topped the list, with Brazil soccer star Neymar coming in second. Tennis

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The Lowdown: King, Kallman find form for Breakers

The Lowdown: King, Kallman find form for Breakers

Dan Lauletta May 19, 2015 22

The talk after Saturday’s Breakers’ win over the Thorns was the stoppage-time goal by Kristie Mewis. The talk at halftime was how Mewis combined with left back Mollie Pathman to dominate the left side

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NWSL Weekend Review: Red Stars lone remaining unbeaten

NWSL Weekend Review: Red Stars lone remaining unbeaten

Jeff Kassouf May 18, 2015 12

Portland Thorns FC once again found Boston a tough place to play on Saturday, losing to the Breakers on a stoppage-time goal by Kristie Mewis. That leaves the Chicago Red Stars as the lone

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Mewis lifts Breakers over Thorns in stoppage time

Mewis lifts Breakers over Thorns in stoppage time

Ray Curren May 16, 2015 26

BOSTON — Boston Breakers captain Julie King heard the home fans roar after Kristie Mewis’ shot floated into the open goal in the 93rd minute on Saturday afternoon at Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium, but

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NWSL Week 6 Preview: Red Stars finally away

NWSL Week 6 Preview: Red Stars finally away

Dan Lauletta May 14, 2015 5

FC Kansas City host another Thursday match as they look to sweep a home-and-home from the Flash and win their fourth in a row.  That and three other matches on tap for NWSL Week

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Germany GK Angerer to retire later this year

Germany GK Angerer to retire later this year

Jeff Kassouf May 13, 2015 54

Germany goalkeeper and 2013 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year Nadine Angerer will retire later this year. Angerer announced that she will retire from Germany after this summer’s World Cup and she will hang up

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The Lowdown: Assessing the teams after Week 5

The Lowdown: Assessing the teams after Week 5

Dan Lauletta May 12, 2015 35

The NWSL offseason seems to take forever and then the season goes by in a flash. We’re already five weeks in to the 2015 campaign and the landscape has changed with the U.S. World

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NWSL Weekend Review: Controversy strikes

NWSL Weekend Review: Controversy strikes

Jeff Kassouf May 12, 2015 19

The first full week of NWSL action without U.S. players produced plenty of drama, and already new names are stepping up to fill roles while the stars are away. Western New York Flash 0-1

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Long, Shim lead another rally as Thorns draw Spirit

Long, Shim lead another rally as Thorns draw Spirit

The Equalizer Staff May 9, 2015 61

For the second straight game, Portland Thorns FC fought back from an early two-goal deficit to earn a 2-2 draw. Mana Shim led the comeback with a goal and an assist for the Thorns

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NWSL Week 5 Preview: ‘Second season’ begins

NWSL Week 5 Preview: ‘Second season’ begins

Dan Lauletta May 8, 2015 13

Phase two of the 2015 NWSL season is officially underway with the United States and Canadian World Cup players out of action through the end of the tournament.  Which teams will emerge unscathed from

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