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Debinha’s late goal lifts Courage over thorns in historic win

Debinha’s late goal lifts Courage over thorns in historic win

The Equalizer Staff April 22, 2017 39

Brazil’s Debinha scored her first National Women’s Soccer League goal as the North Carolina Courage defeat Portland Thorns FC, 1-0, in Saturday’s inaugural home opener at Sahlen’s Stadium. The highly competitive matchup was the

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NWSL Week in Review: League Should Not Get Complacent

NWSL Week in Review: League Should Not Get Complacent

Ray Curren April 17, 2017 110

On this Easter holiday, the women’s soccer community is certainly thankful to have a professional league, one that appears to be stable and in little danger of collapsing rapidly as its two predecessors did,

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Thorns beat Pride in front of 16,000 plus in Portland

Thorns beat Pride in front of 16,000 plus in Portland

Allison Lee April 15, 2017 79

It was an historic day in Portland as the Portland Thorns defeated the Orlando Pride, 2-0, in the league’s first ever Lifetime Game of the Week. The game took place before an audience of

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Thursday Roundup: Heath, Horan questionable for season opener

Thursday Roundup: Heath, Horan questionable for season opener

The Equalizer Staff April 6, 2017 37

Also in today’s roundup, Ireland WNT and FAI reach agreement, Canada defeat Sweden in friendly, Pride waives Sarah Hagen, Breakers announce new layout for Jordan Field and Courage launches Development Academy. The Portland Thorns

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Algarve Day 2: Canada stay on course with win

Algarve Day 2: Canada stay on course with win

The Equalizer Staff March 3, 2017 18

Also included, Day 2 at the Cyprus Cup Canada 2, Russia 1 (Group A): Canada defeated Russia today to earn three more points on their quest to repeat as Algarve Cup champions. Sophie Schmidt

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Day 1 Algarve Cup Results: Schelin leads Sweden past Australia

Day 1 Algarve Cup Results: Schelin leads Sweden past Australia

The Equalizer Staff March 1, 2017 9

The 2017 Algarve Cup and 2017 Cyprus Cup both kicked off earlier today for the first day of group play. Here’s a recap of all the action from today’s 12 matches. Sweden 1, Australia

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A NWSL team in Vancouver? Canada WNT are all for it

A NWSL team in Vancouver? Canada WNT are all for it

Harjeet Johal February 8, 2017 24

VANCOUVER, B.C – An NWSL franchise in Canada is something that is long overdue. If Canada is going to continue to produce and develop top talent, players need an opportunity to stay in Canada and play

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Rookies Sheridan, Prince among 10 allocated by Canada

Rookies Sheridan, Prince among 10 allocated by Canada

The Equalizer Staff January 24, 2017 58

Recently drafted rookies Kailen Sheridan and Nichelle Prince are the new faces among 10 allocated to NWSL by the Canadian Soccer Association on Wednesday. Sheridan was drafted No. 23 by Sky Blue FC and

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Canada stars combining on iS4 initiative

Canada stars combining on iS4 initiative

Harjeet Johal November 7, 2016 7

VANCOUVER, B.C – It’s not easy to become a professional athlete. You have to work hard, put in hours and hours to hone your craft, and have the necessary support from your family and

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Lloyd, Sinclair, Henry on shortlist for FIFA’s best player of 2016

Lloyd, Sinclair, Henry on shortlist for FIFA’s best player of 2016

The Equalizer Staff November 3, 2016 178

United States captain Carli Lloyd and Canada captain Christine Sinclair are among the 10 players on the shortlist for the FIFA Best Women’s Player 2016 award. Lloyd is the incumbent for the award given

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