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CONCACAF women’s Olympic qualifying groups set

CONCACAF women’s Olympic qualifying groups set

Jeff Kassouf November 23, 2015 84

Three-time defending Olympic gold medalists USA will face Puerto Rico, Mexico and Costa Rica in Group A of CONCACAF women’s Olympic qualifying in February in Frisco, Texas. The USWNT are always one of the

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US opens victory tour with 8-0 rout of Costa Rica

US opens victory tour with 8-0 rout of Costa Rica

The Equalizer Staff August 16, 2015 557

Christen Press’ hat trick led the way for the United States women’s national team in an 8-0 demolition of Costa Rica to kick off a 10-game Women’s World Cup victory tour. Press scored twice

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Women’s World Cup — the 23 who fell short

Women’s World Cup — the 23 who fell short

Dan Lauletta July 7, 2015 56

The United States won the World Cup for the third time on Sunday.  Their story has been well documented through the year and particularly over the last month.  But what about the other 23?

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US women to play Costa Rica twice in August

US women to play Costa Rica twice in August

The Equalizer Staff June 24, 2015 17

The United States women’s national team will play its first two post-World Cup games in Pittsburgh, Penn., and Chattanooga, Tenn., on August 16 and 19, respectively, against Costa Rica. The federation announced the matches

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Women’s World Cup — what we learned on Day 12

Women’s World Cup — what we learned on Day 12

The Equalizer Staff June 17, 2015 25

There were two big reasons the French women’s national team was able to gain a substantial following in the 2011 World Cup in their home country. One was their play, of course, they could

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Brazil send Costa Rica home with 1-0 win

Brazil send Costa Rica home with 1-0 win

The Equalizer Staff June 17, 2015 8

Raquel Fernandes scored in the 83rd minute to lift Brazil to a 1-0 win over Costa Rica and keep the Samba Queens perfect in group play.  The loss put Costa Rica out of their

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Women’s World Cup — Day 12 preview

Women’s World Cup — Day 12 preview

Dan Lauletta June 17, 2015 27

Wednesday is the final day of group play.  All eight teams in action remain alive and in fact nobody needs help.  Any team that wins is in the knockout stage.  Brazil and Colombia are

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Advancement scenarios for final group matches

Advancement scenarios for final group matches

Dan Lauletta June 14, 2015 25

Two matches down and one to go in group play at the 2015 Women’s World Cup and there is still so much we don’t know about how the knockout brackets will look.  The only

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Costa Rica rallies but only draws Korea Republic

Costa Rica rallies but only draws Korea Republic

Ray Curren June 13, 2015 20

Substitute Karla Villalobos came up with a dramatic equalizer in the 89th minute to give Costa Rica what would have to be considered a deserved point for the second straight match, as they drew

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Women’s World Cup — what we learned on Day 8

Women’s World Cup — what we learned on Day 8

The Equalizer Staff June 13, 2015 10

Statistics and analytics are a huge part of sports in the modern age, and rightfully so, but sometimes one comes across that stops you in your tracks and makes you say, “Huh?” On Saturday,

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