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Which USWNT players will be missed the most in NWSL?

Which USWNT players will be missed the most in NWSL?

Dan Lauletta June 30, 2016 8

Beginning this weekend 20 NWSL players will be away from their clubs representing the United States and clawing to get on the Olympic roster. The impact will be felt far and wide even if

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USWNT gets new Olympic kit with ‘platinum’ sleeves

USWNT gets new Olympic kit with ‘platinum’ sleeves

The Equalizer Staff June 28, 2016 115

The United States women’s national team’s Rio 2016 Olympic kits were unveiled on Tuesday, featuring slight tweaks to the design which Nike released just four months ago. The most notable change to the kit

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Rampone, now 41, says USWNT career likely over

Rampone, now 41, says USWNT career likely over

The Equalizer Staff June 24, 2016 21

Christie Rampone turns 41 years old on Friday, a birthday which up until recently looked like it could come with the feat of becoming the oldest Olympic soccer player ever. But last month, Rampone withdrew

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Swiss rise; Top 10 unchanged in FIFA rankings

Swiss rise; Top 10 unchanged in FIFA rankings

The Equalizer Staff June 24, 2016 59

The first 10 positions of the FIFA Women’s World Ranking went unchanged in the latest edition released on Friday, with the United States still at No. 1 following a triumph at the 2015 World

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Rapinoe, Lloyd return to USWNT training camp

Rapinoe, Lloyd return to USWNT training camp

The Equalizer Staff June 23, 2016 348

The United States women’s national team received good news some six weeks aheado the Rio 2016 Olympics with the return of Carli Lloyd and Megan Rapinoe. Both Lloyd and Rapinoe have been sidelined with

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Christen Press to appear in ESPN’s Body Issue

Christen Press to appear in ESPN’s Body Issue

The Equalizer Staff June 21, 2016 285

Christen Press is the latest soccer star who will shed her clothes in the annual ESPN The Magazine Body Issue, joining a usual who’s-who list of athletes taking part in the publication. The United

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US to play Costa Rica in Olympic send-off on July 22

US to play Costa Rica in Olympic send-off on July 22

The Equalizer Staff June 14, 2016 455

The United States women’s national team will play its Olympic send-off match against Costa Rica on July 22 at Children’s Mercy Park in Kansas City, and by then, U.S. coach Jill Ellis says she

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Team First:  Mia, Lilly, Tish paying it forward

Team First: Mia, Lilly, Tish paying it forward

Tim Nash June 13, 2016 26

Check the signs again. Is this really Martinsville, Va.? You sure we’re in the small Southern Virginia town, the one with the NASCAR track? Okay, so what are those former U.S. national team players

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The most exciting women’s soccer games ever

The most exciting women’s soccer games ever

The Equalizer Staff June 10, 2016 17

Soccer has been spreading steadily across the globe for the past century or so, but perhaps no sector has experienced quicker growth than the women’s game recently. This increased interest and better global competition

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PHOTOS: U.S. women defeat Japan, 2-0

PHOTOS: U.S. women defeat Japan, 2-0

The Equalizer Staff June 6, 2016 19

The United States women’s national team defeated Japan, 2-0 on Sunday in Cleveland, Ohio, in a weather-shortened match. Julie Johnston and Alex Morgan scored for the U.S., which we detailed here. And U.S. coach

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