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Ten Talking Points: USA beats Brazil in epic heavyweight clash

Ten Talking Points: USA beats Brazil in epic heavyweight clash

Jeff Kassouf July 11, 2011 9

By now you all know that the United States Women’s National team beat Brazil 5-3 on penalty kicks on Sunday (and if you didn’t know that, you have come to the right place to

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HEROIC COMEBACK: Wambach, U.S. beat Brazil in penalty kicks

HEROIC COMEBACK: Wambach, U.S. beat Brazil in penalty kicks

Jeff Kassouf July 10, 2011 1

For nine months the United States Women’s National Team has told the global public to stop worrying about recent struggles. The rest of the world has improved greatly, they said. It is just a

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HALFTIME: USA 1-0 Brazil

HALFTIME: USA 1-0 Brazil

Jeff Kassouf July 10, 2011 3

The United States Women’s National Team leads Brazil 1-0 at halftime. It was a dream start for the Americans, who thanks to Daiane’s own goal led after 74 seconds. Here are some key points

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Six Pack of WWC Questions: USA-Brazil looms while Australia looks to surprise Sweden

Six Pack of WWC Questions: USA-Brazil looms while Australia looks to surprise Sweden

Jeff Kassouf July 10, 2011 0

Sweden, Australia, Brazil and the United States have their work cut out for them. It seems nearly impossible to top the drama that Saturday’s quarterfinals brought – France defeating England in penalty kicks and

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The Opening Whistle: Previewing WWC quarterfinals

The Opening Whistle: Previewing WWC quarterfinals

Dan Lauletta July 8, 2011 0

The World Cup is down to eight following an intriguing round of group matches that illustrated a bit more depth and uncertainty across the globe than most of us thought. Over the last two

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Stars and Subs: Sweden tops U.S., Australia through to quarterfinals

Stars and Subs: Sweden tops U.S., Australia through to quarterfinals

Jeff Kassouf July 6, 2011 1

Group play has finally wrapped up and all four quarterfinalists are set for the 2011 Women’s World Cup. Here is a look at the day’s top performers and underachievers: STARS: Kyah Simon – The

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Six Pack of WWC Questions: Wambach or Morgan, Norway or Australia

Six Pack of WWC Questions: Wambach or Morgan, Norway or Australia

Jeff Kassouf July 6, 2011 0

Group D is the only group left with any real drama. Norway and Australia battle for the final available quarterfinal spot. Barring a serious upset, Brazil will win the group and face the second

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Stars and Subs: USWNT, Sweden advance

Stars and Subs: USWNT, Sweden advance

Jeff Kassouf July 2, 2011 0

Each match day during remaining during the Women’s World Cup, The Equalizer will bring you the feature “Stars and Subs,” highlighting the highs and lows of the day. The Three Stars will highlight players,

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WWC Daily: July 2

WWC Daily: July 2

Jeff Kassouf July 2, 2011 0

On the day the United States handled Colombia 3-0, here is the Women’s World Cup Daily: ***Note – Apologies for mis-speaking at the end. Sunday’s matches are Brazil-Norway and Australia-Equatorial Guinea, but I mixed

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Sundhage showing managerial prowess

Sundhage showing managerial prowess

Jeff Kassouf July 2, 2011 2

The United States Women’s National Team – the No. 1 ranked team in the world – was the last to qualify for the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup. It struggled through qualifying, getting bounced

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