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Orlando Pride signs Australia forward Lisa De Vanna

Orlando Pride signs Australia forward Lisa De Vanna

The Equalizer Staff August 29, 2016 38

The Orlando Pride announced on Monday the signing of Australia forward Lisa De Vanna. The news was first reported by The Equalizer’s Dan Lauletta. The Equalizer confirms that the signing is for the rest

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Catley out remainder of NWSL season with broken foot

Catley out remainder of NWSL season with broken foot

The Equalizer Staff August 22, 2016 9

Orlando Pride defender Stephanie Catley will miss the remainder of the NWSL season after suffering a left metatarsal fracture and right hamstring strain during the Rio 2016 Olympics with Australia. Catley had played all

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WATCH: De Vanna’s water-bottle struggle is real

WATCH: De Vanna’s water-bottle struggle is real

The Equalizer Staff August 13, 2016 7

Friends look out for friends. Teammates look out for teammates — especially captains. Australia suffered heartbreaking defeat at the hands of Brazil on Friday in a penalty shootout. Before exiting the tournament, in one

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Olympic quarterfinals schedule: Grudge matches galore

Olympic quarterfinals schedule: Grudge matches galore

The Equalizer Staff August 10, 2016 34

Friday’s women’s soccer Olympic quarterfinals are set following the conclusion of group play on Tuesday, and the last eight includes a few scintillating rematches from recent major tournaments. The U.S. won Group G and

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Australia finishes third after costly late goal against

Australia finishes third after costly late goal against

The Equalizer Staff August 9, 2016 12

Australia clinched a berth in the quarterfinals of the Rio 2016 Olympics with a 6-1 victory over Zimbabwe on Tuesday, but the late goal conceded cost the Matildas a chance at a potentially more

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Olympic Day 3 Preview: Will Rapinoe play?

Olympic Day 3 Preview: Will Rapinoe play?

Jennifer Gordon August 9, 2016 494

One last round of games remain before four teams pack their bags and depart Brazil empty-handed. Here’s a quick look at today’s games and some of the storylines to follow. Group E In Group

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Every possible Olympic quarterfinal scenario

Every possible Olympic quarterfinal scenario

Dan Lauletta August 9, 2016 14

Tuesday will mark the end of the line for four of the 12 Olympic teams while the other eight will be placed into the quarterfinal bracket where they will be two wins away from

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Australia concedes late, settles for draw with Germany

Australia concedes late, settles for draw with Germany

The Equalizer Staff August 6, 2016 3

Oh, what could have been for Australia. The Matildas, who many picked as a dark-horse team to make the podium in women’s soccer at the Rio 2016 Olympics, settled for a 2-2 draw with

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A look back at the Olympic openers

A look back at the Olympic openers

Jennifer Gordon August 4, 2016 29

Match Day 1 of the Olympic soccer tournament is in the books. Here is a quick look back. Group E Before kickoff yesterday, perhaps the biggest question in Group E was how hosts Brazil

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Down to 10, Canada hang on to beat Australia 2-0

Down to 10, Canada hang on to beat Australia 2-0

Emily Dulhanty August 3, 2016 86

Down to 10 players for 70 minutes, Canada was able to hang on to beat Australia 2-0 this afternoon in a thrilling opener to Group F play at the Rio Olympics. Janine Beckie opened

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