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Week 1 Preview: The NWSL is Back

Week 1 Preview: The NWSL is Back

Chelsey Bush April 14, 2017 41

We’re ba-ack! After what felt like the longest offseason ever (but don’t they all?), which saw blockbuster trades, groundbreaking signings, and an old team become new again, the fifth season of the NWSL is

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Sky Blue FC season preview: No longer starting from the bottom

Sky Blue FC season preview: No longer starting from the bottom

Allison Lee April 11, 2017 8

2016 record: 7-8-5 (7th place) Playoffs: did not qualify Head Coach: Christy Holly Home Ground: Yurcak Field The story of ‘16 Sky Blue underwent arguably the most tumultuous off-season of the league, starting with

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PHOTO ESSAY: USA vs. England, Red Bull Arena, SheBelieves Cup

PHOTO ESSAY: USA vs. England, Red Bull Arena, SheBelieves Cup

Meg Linehan March 7, 2017 4

HARRISON, N.J. —Bundled up in beanies and big coats, the U.S. women’s national team took the field on Saturday evening against England, expecting a tough match thanks to the bitterly cold conditions at Red

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Christie Rampone: reliable, steady, Captain America

Christie Rampone: reliable, steady, Captain America

Danielle D'Avanzo March 6, 2017 4

One last hurrah… As her name was announced throughout Red Bull Arena in Harrison, N.J., former U.S. national team member and long-time captain Christie Rampone stood alongside her two daughters, Rylie and Reece, and

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U.S. Soccer to honor Rampone at New Jersey leg of SheBelieves Cup

U.S. Soccer to honor Rampone at New Jersey leg of SheBelieves Cup

Allison Lee February 13, 2017 2

U.S. Soccer announced on Monday that it will be honoring former captain Christie Rampone’s career during the New Jersey leg of the SheBelieves Cup. The pregame ceremony will be held before the USWNT plays

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U.S. Soccer to honor Christie Rampone during SBC

U.S. Soccer to honor Christie Rampone during SBC

The Equalizer Staff February 2, 2017 7

Dropped in during Thursday’s press conference to announce NWSL’s new partnership with A+E Networks was the nugget that Christie Rampone will be honored at next month’s SheBelieves Cup. When Sunil Gulati came to the

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Monday Roundup: Savannah Jordan signs with Glasgow City FC

Monday Roundup: Savannah Jordan signs with Glasgow City FC

The Equalizer Staff January 23, 2017 167

ALSO IN THIS ROUNDUP, RAMPONE APPEARS TO BE STAYING WITH SKY BLUE FC FOR 2017, 23-PLAYER MEXICAN NATIONAL TEAM ROSTER ANNOUNCED, AFC ASIAN CUP QUALIFYING DRAW IS SET, AND KENDALL FLETCHER TO JOIN SYDNEY

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The Lowdown:  Sky Blue’s subtle but effective culture change

The Lowdown: Sky Blue’s subtle but effective culture change

Dan Lauletta July 27, 2016 21

When predictions began popping up for the 2016 NWSL season, the one published by Allison McCann and Jay Boice at FiveThirtyEight stood out for its optimistic outlook on Sky Blue FC. McCann picked Sky

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Rampone, now 41, says USWNT career likely over

Rampone, now 41, says USWNT career likely over

The Equalizer Staff June 24, 2016 21

Christie Rampone turns 41 years old on Friday, a birthday which up until recently looked like it could come with the feat of becoming the oldest Olympic soccer player ever. But last month, Rampone withdrew

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NWSL Week In Review: USWNT exiting a week early

NWSL Week In Review: USWNT exiting a week early

Ray Curren June 20, 2016 338

While I don’t believe it’s still been publicly announced (as of Monday afternoon), U.S. national team members heading to Olympic camp will report on July 1. Everyone knew they were reporting sometime in early

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