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US rallies to win after conceding early to Netherlands

US rallies to win after conceding early to Netherlands

The Equalizer Staff September 18, 2016 1,120

The U.S. women’s national team defeated the Netherlands on Sunday, 3-1 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, despite giving up a goal less than two minutes into the match. Carli Lloyd and Allie Long

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Portland Thorns defeat Houston Dash 3-0, clinch playoff spot

Portland Thorns defeat Houston Dash 3-0, clinch playoff spot

The Equalizer Staff September 8, 2016 152

The Portland Thorns secured a playoff spot after the Seattle Reign fell to the Washington Spirit on Wednesday night. Looking to claim home field advantage for their playoff match (top two teams host semifinal

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Thorns 5-1 Breakers: Nadim hat trick

Thorns 5-1 Breakers: Nadim hat trick

The Equalizer Staff September 4, 2016 87

Nadia Nadim became the first player to record multiple hat tricks, lighting up the Breakers on Sunday as part of a 5-1 victory that moved the Thorns within four points of the Spirit in

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USWNT things learned: Mallory Pugh’s future is now

USWNT things learned: Mallory Pugh’s future is now

Ray Curren July 23, 2016 44

Here’s one of many scary tidbits involving Mallory Pugh and her seemingly limitless future at the moment: When she takes the field in France three years from now at the 2019 World Cup opener,

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USWNT Things Learned: Ellis’ lineup seems to be set

USWNT Things Learned: Ellis’ lineup seems to be set

Ray Curren June 6, 2016 891

It will be 59 days between the U.S. national team’s 2-0 win over Japan Sunday and its Olympic opener in Belo Horizonte, Brazil against New Zealand. That seems like a decent amount of time,

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Takeaways from the USWNT’s pummeling of Colombia

Takeaways from the USWNT’s pummeling of Colombia

Ray Curren April 6, 2016 176

There was plenty of irony in Colombia being the next opponent for the U.S. women’s national team after its potentially historic Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) litigation last week. While the U.S. women went

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U.S. slams Colombia on chilly night in Hartford

U.S. slams Colombia on chilly night in Hartford

The Equalizer Staff April 6, 2016 948

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. — The United States scored four quick goals in the first half on the way to routing Colombia, 7-0 on an unseasonably cold night at Pratt & Whitney Stadium. Allie Long

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WATCH:  Allie Long connects on first international goal

WATCH: Allie Long connects on first international goal

The Equalizer Staff April 6, 2016 20

Allie Long got the start for the United States on Wednesday against Colombia for her fifth international cap. She scored her first international goal on a header thanks to a cross from her new

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Ellis names U.S. squad for Colombia matches

Ellis names U.S. squad for Colombia matches

The Equalizer Staff March 22, 2016 526

United States coach Jill Ellis has called in 23 players ahead of two friendly matches next month against Colombia. She will dress 18 for each match. New faces include Allie Long, who has not

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The Lowdown: 12 NWSL players Ellis should call up

The Lowdown: 12 NWSL players Ellis should call up

Dan Lauletta November 11, 2015 377

Last month, United States women’s national team head coach Jill Ellis appeased many national team fans by calling a cadre of inexperienced players in for a two-game victory tour stretch against Brazil.  Three of

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