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Good shape, momentary lapses for young US defense in win over Australia

Good shape, momentary lapses for young US defense in win over Australia

Jeff Kassouf October 21, 2013 42

Lisa De Vanna thrice worked her way into a one-on-one position against U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo in the opening half hour on Sunday. Solo did what she usually does — made big saves —

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NWSL announces Best XI, led by FCKC again

NWSL announces Best XI, led by FCKC again

Jeff Kassouf August 28, 2013 56

The National Women’s Soccer League announced its Best XI on Wednesday, with some of the obvious players — like league MVP Lauren Holiday — leading the way for four FC Kansas City selections, along

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FC Kansas City will rue inability to hold leads

FC Kansas City will rue inability to hold leads

Dan Lauletta August 25, 2013 127

It all came tumbling down on FC Kansas City right after they went ahead 2-0 on Portland Thorns FC on Saturday.  It was the 18th time in 23 matches the Blues had been in

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The Lowdown: Lauletta’s 2013 NWSL Awards ballot

The Lowdown: Lauletta’s 2013 NWSL Awards ballot

Dan Lauletta August 21, 2013 79

Here is what my 2013 NWSL Awards ballot looked like.  Tweet me any feedback or disagreements @thedanlauletta: MVP – Abby Wambach, Western New York Flash:  Wambach may not have had the best season but

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Sauerbrunn, Cheney get Midwest homecoming with FC Kansas City

Sauerbrunn, Cheney get Midwest homecoming with FC Kansas City

Dan Lauletta January 13, 2013 23

Don’t tell Lauren Cheney or Becky Sauerbrunn that Kansas City is an afterthought among National Women’s Soccer League markets. “We did have a little bit of a say in where we wanted to go.

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