Becky Sauerbrunn »

NWSL Week In Review: Where do non-playoff teams go from here?

NWSL Week In Review: Where do non-playoff teams go from here?

Ray Curren September 27, 2016 77

Sadly, the close of the regular season means that we say goodbye to 60 percent of the NWSL’s teams until the spring. But before they walk out the 2016 door, it gives us a

Read More »
O’Reilly reflects on USWNT career

O’Reilly reflects on USWNT career

Jeff Husted September 1, 2016 47

The U.S. Women’s National Team has been blessed with some of the best players in the world. Today, one of the greatest announced her retirement from the international stage. Heather O’Reilly made her senior

Read More »
USWNT re-ups fight for equal pay with public displays

USWNT re-ups fight for equal pay with public displays

The Equalizer Staff July 7, 2016 181

The United States women’s national team, having recently been told that the no-strike clause in its collective bargaining agreement is binding, is turning to the court of public opinion — again. U.S. women’s players

Read More »
Sauerbrunn goal lifts Kansas City over Houston

Sauerbrunn goal lifts Kansas City over Houston

The Equalizer Staff June 19, 2016 72

United States Women’s National Team central defender Becky Sauerbrunn’s first goal of the 2016 National Women’s Soccer League season was the game winner in FC Kansas City’s 1-0 victory over the Houston Dash Sunday night

Read More »
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,

Read More »
Sauerbrunn, Lloyd up for BBC World Player of the Year

Sauerbrunn, Lloyd up for BBC World Player of the Year

Kieran Theivam April 29, 2016 43

The often-overlooked Becky Saurbrunn has been named among a list of five players for the second BBC Women’s World Player of the Year award. The Word Cup winning defender missed out on the shortlist

Read More »
Sauerbrunn says no plans to boycott NWSL

Sauerbrunn says no plans to boycott NWSL

Dan Lauletta April 13, 2016 75

Ongoing legal battles between the United States national team the U.S. Soccer have recently called into question whether the team will strike ahead of this summer’s Olympic Games. Co-captain Becky Sauerbrunn said as much

Read More »
Sauerbrunn: Boycott of Rio Olympics ‘on the table’

Sauerbrunn: Boycott of Rio Olympics ‘on the table’

The Equalizer Staff April 11, 2016 716

United States women’s national team co-captain Becky Sauerbrunn says a boycott of the Rio 2016 Olympics is possible. “It would still be on the table,” Sauerbrunn said, asked by ESPN’s Julie Foudy if boycotting

Read More »
USWNT overcomes distractions while Colombia struggles

USWNT overcomes distractions while Colombia struggles

Ray Curren April 11, 2016 37

The comparisons between the UConn women’s basketball team and the U.S. women’s national soccer team – brought to the fore again this week by the complete dominance of both (although not too long ago,

Read More »
USWNT complaint reverberating everywhere

USWNT complaint reverberating everywhere

The Equalizer Staff March 31, 2016 510

Thursday morning’s news that five United States national team players lodged a complaint against U.S. Soccer with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission spent the day reverberating around the world. From being the lead story

Read More »