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Canada falls 2-0 to Brazil in disappointing display

Canada falls 2-0 to Brazil in disappointing display

Harjeet Johal June 4, 2016 72

TORONTO – It was a shaky first half for Canada as they took on no.8 ranked Brazil on a sunny Saturday afternoon at BMO Field. Brazil was able to capitalize on mistakes from Canada early

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Mônica lifts Brazil past Canada in Natal final

Mônica lifts Brazil past Canada in Natal final

The Equalizer Staff December 20, 2015 22

Brazil defeated Canada, 3-1 on Sunday to win the 2015 Torneio Internacional de Natal. New Orlando Pride signing Mônica scored twice on corner kicks as Brazil rallied from 1-0 down. Janine Beckie had put

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Sources: Orlando Pride sign Brazil defender Mônica

Sources: Orlando Pride sign Brazil defender Mônica

Jeff Kassouf December 7, 2015 78

Brazilian center back Mônica will play for NWSL expansion team Orlando Pride next season, sources tell The Equalizer. Mônica recently scored her second career goal against the United States in a 1-1 draw in

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USWNT skipping Algarve Cup for first time since 1997

USWNT skipping Algarve Cup for first time since 1997

Jeff Kassouf December 3, 2015 42

Ten-time defending champions and current Algarve Cup holders USA will not participate in the competition in 2016. The Algarve Cup, an annual friendly tournament hosted in the southernmost region of Portugal by the country’s

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Rio 2016 Olympics match schedule announced

Rio 2016 Olympics match schedule announced

Jeff Kassouf November 10, 2015 142

FIFA has announced the match dates and host venues for the Rio 2016 Olympics. Just like previous Olympics, the soccer competitions will be the first sports to begin play. The women’s tournament will begin

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Three players earn first caps as US beats Brazil

Three players earn first caps as US beats Brazil

Jeff Kassouf October 25, 2015 444

If there were any doubts of the impending change coming to the world champion United States women’s national team, Sunday put that to doubt. U.S. coach Jill Ellis handed out first-time caps to three

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WATCH: Alex Morgan scores for USWNT in Orlando

WATCH: Alex Morgan scores for USWNT in Orlando

The Equalizer Staff October 25, 2015 162

Welcome to Orlando, Alex Morgan. With a press conference set for Monday to announce Alex Morgan as NWSL expansion team Orlando Pride’s first player, the U.S. striker scored for the U.S. national team nine

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Success at Rio Olympics on minds of Marta, Brazil

Success at Rio Olympics on minds of Marta, Brazil

Harjeet Johal October 24, 2015 46

SEATTLE — With the calendar nearly turning to 2016, another huge year is on tap for women’s soccer. For Brazil, the stakes are even higher as hosts of the 2016 Rio Olympics. Women’s national

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Lloyd’s late equalizer saves US’ streak vs. Brazil

Lloyd’s late equalizer saves US’ streak vs. Brazil

Harjeet Johal October 21, 2015 573

SEATTLE — Who but Carli Lloyd? Lloyd scored the equalizer for the United States women’s national team in the 85th minute against Brazil on Wednesday at CenturyLink Field, earning the U.S. a 1-1 draw

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USWNT to play Brazil in Seattle, Orlando in October

USWNT to play Brazil in Seattle, Orlando in October

The Equalizer Staff August 9, 2015 67

The United States women’s national team will play Brazil twice in October — in Seattle and Orlando — as part of the team’s 10-game 2015 Women’s World Cup victory tour. CenturyLink Field in Seattle

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