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Down to 10, Canada hang on to beat Australia 2-0

Down to 10, Canada hang on to beat Australia 2-0

Emily Dulhanty August 3, 2016 86

Down to 10 players for 70 minutes, Canada was able to hang on to beat Australia 2-0 this afternoon in a thrilling opener to Group F play at the Rio Olympics. Janine Beckie opened

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Group F Preview: Is Germany good enough to win gold?

Group F Preview: Is Germany good enough to win gold?

Ray Curren August 2, 2016 14

(In predicted order of finish.) It’s a tough group, but Germany looks to be rounding into form at just the precise time this summer, unlike last. They haven’t been so much as scored on

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Canadian Olympians react to tiny Frontier Field pitch

Canadian Olympians react to tiny Frontier Field pitch

Harjeet Johal July 13, 2016 32

VANCOUVER, B.C – The NWSL made a lot of headlines over the weekend, but it was not for a highlight reel goal or a fantastic save by a keeper. Seattle Reign FC visited Western

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NWSL Week In Review: Rock bottom for Breakers?

NWSL Week In Review: Rock bottom for Breakers?

Ray Curren June 28, 2016 183

Rock bottom is often a moving target in a “be careful what you wish for” kind of way, but the Boston Breakers – heck, every women’s soccer fan with a heart – hopes that

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Henry assists as unbeaten Thorns beat Chicago, go top

Henry assists as unbeaten Thorns beat Chicago, go top

The Equalizer Staff June 23, 2016 332

Amandine Henry registered an assist in her first NWSL start to help Portland Thorns FC reach the midway point of the season undefeated with a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Red Stars. Henry, in

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Thorns top Flash 2-0, Amandine Henry makes debut

Thorns top Flash 2-0, Amandine Henry makes debut

Equalizer Soccer June 17, 2016 320

On Friday evening in Rochester, the Portland Thorns secured a 2-0 road win over the Western New York Flash in a matchup of two of the top teams in the NWSL. The Thorns were

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Red Stars, Thorns battle to 1-1 draw

Red Stars, Thorns battle to 1-1 draw

The Equalizer Staff June 12, 2016 342

The Chicago Red Stars and Portland Thorns  battled to a 1-1 draw on Sunday evening at Toyota Park in Chicago. With the draw, the Portland Thorns are still unbeaten this 2016 NWSL season, while the

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CanWNT Things Learned: Herdman has options

CanWNT Things Learned: Herdman has options

Emily Dulhanty June 9, 2016 42

Canada bounced back from a disappointing 2-0 loss last Saturday in Toronto against Brazil with a 1-0 win on Tuesday night in Ottawa. The series was a good chance to see how the team is progressing towards

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Christine Sinclair: “I’m just raring to go”

Christine Sinclair: “I’m just raring to go”

Harjeet Johal June 2, 2016 8

TORONTO – How do you keep Christine Sinclair healthy and in top form before the 2016 Rio Olympics? “Just play”, said Sinclair following training on Tuesday. “I’ve spent the past couple of weeks just

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Herdman names Canada’s roster for series against Brazil

Herdman names Canada’s roster for series against Brazil

Harjeet Johal May 30, 2016 141

TORONTO – If John Herdman is at all worried about his goalkeepers or all-time Canadian leading goal-scorer Christine Sinclair, he didn’t express that concern during a conference call on Monday afternoon. Canada Soccer announced

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