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USWNT gets confidence boost with win over France

USWNT gets confidence boost with win over France

Jeff Kassouf March 12, 2015 76

Wednesday’s victory over France in the Algarve Cup final was just what the doctor ordered for the United States’ confidence ahead of the 2015 World Cup, now less than three months away. A month

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USWNT midfield remains narrow in win over Norway

USWNT midfield remains narrow in win over Norway

Jeff Kassouf March 4, 2015 397

The United States women’s national team opened the 2015 Algarve Cup with a 2-1 victory over Norway on Wednesday in Portugal behind two goals from Carli Lloyd. Lloyd scored on a rocket in the

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Press scores four as USWNT thumps Argentina

Press scores four as USWNT thumps Argentina

The Equalizer Staff December 18, 2014 925

Christen Press scored four goals to lift the United States women’s national team to a 7-0 win over Argentina on Thursday at the National Stadium of Brazil Mane Garrincha in Brasilia. Carli Lloyd scored

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Marta hat trick sinks USWNT for 1st time under Ellis

Marta hat trick sinks USWNT for 1st time under Ellis

Associated Press December 14, 2014 1,452

BRASILIA, Brazil — Five-time world player of the year Marta scored three goals to lead Brazil to a 3-2 come-from-behind win over the U.S. women’s soccer team in the International Tournament of Brasilia on

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US POY: Holiday, Leroux, Lloyd, Press, Wambach?

US POY: Holiday, Leroux, Lloyd, Press, Wambach?

The Equalizer Staff December 3, 2014 97

The winner will be announced during Saturday’s broadcast of the World Cup draw on Fox Sports

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Carli Lloyd: The evolution of a star

Carli Lloyd: The evolution of a star

Jeff Kassouf November 6, 2014 70

Carli Lloyd has scored the game-winning goal in the last two Olympic gold-medal matches for the three-time defending Olympic champions, the United States women’s national team. But despite her heroism, Lloyd is still largely

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The Lowdown: Assessing the flurry of NWSL trades

The Lowdown: Assessing the flurry of NWSL trades

Dan Lauletta November 5, 2014 31

The NWSL went virtually dormant through September and much of October.  Save for some loan news and the retirement of Jillian Loyden, things were quieter than usual.  And then came an onslaught of trades,

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PHOTOS: USWNT wins CONCACAF in style

PHOTOS: USWNT wins CONCACAF in style

The Equalizer Staff October 28, 2014 0

The United States women clinched their seventh CONCACAF title on Sunday, the same day that Mexico earned a World Cup berth and Costa Rica celebrated second place and a historic qualification from two days

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Lloyd shines brightest at World Cup qualifying

Lloyd shines brightest at World Cup qualifying

Jeff Kassouf October 27, 2014 41

PHILADELPHIA – Playing about 35 minutes from her hometown, Carli Lloyd capped off a worldly CONCACAF Women’s Championship on Sunday with a pair of trophies: the team trophy for the United States’ triumph and

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Wambach lifts USWNT to 7th CONCACAF crown

Wambach lifts USWNT to 7th CONCACAF crown

Jeff Kassouf October 26, 2014 188

PHILADELPHIA – Abby Wambach is the world’s all-time leading goal-scorer. She owns two Olympic gold medals and a FIFA World Player of the Year trophy. But as she is so often reminded, she’s never

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