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USWNT notebook: Morgan’s health, Wambach’s role

USWNT notebook: Morgan’s health, Wambach’s role

Jeff Kassouf May 26, 2015 93

United States women’s national team coach Jill Ellis says that Alex Morgan‘s knee injury continues to be monitored, but Ellis expects her star striker ready for the World Cup. Morgan, 25, has a bone

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Alex Morgan: Sepp Blatter didn’t recognize me

Alex Morgan: Sepp Blatter didn’t recognize me

The Equalizer Staff May 23, 2015 62

A little while back, Abby Wambach told the tale of how FIFA president Sepp Blatter confused Wambach’s partner, Sarah Huffman, for Marta. Marta — the five-time FIFA World Player of the Year, all of

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O’Hara: USWNT not sweating ‘Group of Death’

O’Hara: USWNT not sweating ‘Group of Death’

Jeff Kassouf May 22, 2015 104

Talk all you want about the Group of Death, but the United States women’s national team isn’t getting caught up in the hype. Faced with by far the toughest group at the 2015 World

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Morgan named among most marketable athletes

Morgan named among most marketable athletes

The Equalizer Staff May 21, 2015 36

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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World Cup TV schedule details announced

World Cup TV schedule details announced

The Equalizer Staff May 20, 2015 48

Fox Sports announced that 16 of the 52 Women’s World Cup matches this year will be broadcast over the air in the United States. All 52 games will be aired on either Fox, Fox

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Leroux starts, nets brace in US win over Mexico

Leroux starts, nets brace in US win over Mexico

Jeff Kassouf May 17, 2015 549

Sydney Leroux entered Sunday in a slump. She exited the night with a legitimate case to be a starter at the World Cup. Three weeks before the start of the tournament, Leroux scored twice

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WATCH: Heath fakes out defender with snake move

WATCH: Heath fakes out defender with snake move

The Equalizer Staff May 17, 2015 24

Forget about Tobin Heath’s recent slight hamstring injury. On Sunday she was back to being the confident, tricky dribbler that fans know and love. Just look at what the U.S. midfielder did to Mexico

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Behind curtains, Canada draws USWNT, beats Mexico

Behind curtains, Canada draws USWNT, beats Mexico

Jeff Kassouf May 15, 2015 53

Canada completed its training camp in southern California with a closed-door, 1-0 victory over Mexico on Thursday, one day after playing the United States to a 1-1 draw. The Canadian Press reports that 17-year-old

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It’s here! BUY the 2015 World Cup Preview Guide

It’s here! BUY the 2015 World Cup Preview Guide

The Equalizer Staff May 13, 2015 25

The day is finally here: The 2015 Women’s World Cup Preview Guide has arrived. If you pre-ordered, good for you. If not: No sweat, there is plenty of time to purchase your copy of

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WATCH: Christen Press Coppertone commercial

WATCH: Christen Press Coppertone commercial

The Equalizer Staff May 12, 2015 179

Coppertone Sport recently announced an official partnership with U.S. Soccer and the National Women’s Soccer League. Part of that deal is integrating U.S. players into Coppertone’s marketing, a move perfectly timed ahead of the

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