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Going for Gold: USWNT players prepare for Olympics in NWSL

Going for Gold: USWNT players prepare for Olympics in NWSL

Eric Scatamacchia May 19, 2016 421

There are less than 80 days until the women’s Olympic soccer tournament kicks off in Brazil. Although the U.S. national team has not been together over the past month, national teamers have been busy

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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

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The Lowdown: Taking in Orlando’s soccer culture

The Lowdown: Taking in Orlando’s soccer culture

Dan Lauletta April 26, 2016 446

Saturday afternoon, I set sail from my hotel for the mile and a half walk to the Citrus Bowl. As I made the walk with my pal Jen Cooper from keepernotes.com on a pleasant

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Lloyd has MCL sprain; out 3-6 weeks

Lloyd has MCL sprain; out 3-6 weeks

The Equalizer Staff April 25, 2016 304

Houston Dash and United States national team player Carli Lloyd had a Grade 1 sprain of the MCL on her right knee. The MRI also showed some stretching of the distal hamstring. Recovery time

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Three things learned from Pride’s historic opener

Three things learned from Pride’s historic opener

Dan Lauletta April 24, 2016 66

ORLANDO, FL. — Orlando Pride won their first ever home match on Saturday night, 3-1 over the Houston Dash. A three-goal barrage to start the second half was the difference after Ashlyn Harris kept

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Pride top Dash with record crowd; Lloyd injured

Pride top Dash with record crowd; Lloyd injured

The Equalizer Staff April 23, 2016 119

The Orlando Pride announced themselves in NWSL Saturday night with an entertaining 3-1 win over the Houston Dash, courtesy of three second half goals. 23,403 attendees filed into Orlando’s Citrus Bowl for the Pride’s

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Rookies help lift Houston to a 3-1 win over Chicago

Rookies help lift Houston to a 3-1 win over Chicago

Emily Dulhanty April 16, 2016 137

Goals from captain Carli Lloyd, and rookies Rachel Daly and Janine Beckie were enough to lift the the Houston Dash to a 3-1 win over the Chicago Red Stars at BBVA Compass Stadium in

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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

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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,

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Five USWNT players file wage discrimination claim

Five USWNT players file wage discrimination claim

Jeff Kassouf March 31, 2016 738

Five of the most prominent United States women’s national team players have filed a claim with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission accusing U.S. Soccer of wage discrimination in the latest act of a labor

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