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Spirit, Breakers trade quick goals in draw

Spirit, Breakers trade quick goals in draw

Jennifer Gordon June 6, 2015 4

With a chance to move into first place, the Washington Spirit settled for a 1-1 draw against the visiting Boston Breakers Saturday. For the second time in as many games, Amanda Da Costa found

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Spirit quickly rally from early deficit to beat Thorns

Spirit quickly rally from early deficit to beat Thorns

Jennifer Gordon May 30, 2015 15

BOYDS, Md. — Crystal Dunn once again proved to be the difference as the Washington Spirit defeated the visiting Portland Thorns, 2-1 Saturday. Dunn forced a turnover in front of net and notched her

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From Liverpool, with titles: DaCosta back in US

From Liverpool, with titles: DaCosta back in US

Tim Grainey January 27, 2015 7

American midfielder Amanda DaCosta was a key part of Liverpool’s two FAWSL title-winning sides in 2013 and 2014. DaCosta was an All-American at Florida State University, spent one year in WPS with magicJack (2011),

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Worst-to-first complete: Liverpool win FAWSL title

Worst-to-first complete: Liverpool win FAWSL title

The Equalizer Staff September 29, 2013 26

The worst-to-first campaign is complete: Liverpool Ladies FC are the champions of England’s FA Women’s Super League. The FAWSL title comes after two consecutive last-place finishes for Liverpool in the first two seasons of

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Amanda DaCosta Blog: In the air again

Amanda DaCosta Blog: In the air again

Amanda DaCosta July 25, 2013 2

There’s a song my mom would always sing whenever I left home. By song, I mean one line of a song; and by sing I mean to speak semi-rhythmically. “On the road agaaaaaiin!” I

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Amanda DaCosta Blog: A Paris excursion

Amanda DaCosta Blog: A Paris excursion

Jeff Kassouf June 11, 2013 0

I’ve been living in another country for almost six months now, and if you would have asked me where I would have been at this moment a year ago, I’m not sure if “England”

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Amanda DaCosta Blog: Diaries of a crazed footballer

Amanda DaCosta Blog: Diaries of a crazed footballer

Amanda DaCosta April 10, 2013 0

Do you remember when you were younger, and you would spin around really fast for 10 seconds, or however long you could handle, and then stop–but you could still feel the entire world spinning

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Amanda DaCosta Blog: New beginnings at Liverpool

Amanda DaCosta Blog: New beginnings at Liverpool

Amanda DaCosta March 5, 2013 7

  Living in a new place sparks many feelings. Feelings of excitement, empowerment, nervousness, and adventure, all wrapped into a couple of suitcases and shipped off to a new and unfamiliar home. It honestly

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Amanda DaCosta Blog: Loving the offseason

Amanda DaCosta Blog: Loving the offseason

Jeff Kassouf January 31, 2013 3

Amanda DaCosta recently signed with Liverpool Ladies of the FAWSL in England for the 2013 season, where she joins fellow American Whitney Engen. She will continue her blog on The Equalizer and provide insight

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Amanda DaCosta Blog: Spontaneous Combustion

Amanda DaCosta Blog: Spontaneous Combustion

Amanda DaCosta November 8, 2012 3

“Success isn’t a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.” -Arnold H. Glasow I think about this quote before every single game I play. It’s written on the tape around my

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