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USWNT midfield remains narrow in win over Norway

USWNT midfield remains narrow in win over Norway

Jeff Kassouf March 4, 2015 141

The United States women’s national team opened the 2015 Algarve Cup with a 2-1 victory over Norway on Wednesday in Portugal behind two goals from Carli Lloyd. Lloyd scored on a rocket in the

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Day 1 Algarve Cup results: Germany, Japan shocked

Day 1 Algarve Cup results: Germany, Japan shocked

The Equalizer Staff March 4, 2015 133

The Algarve Cup kicked off on Wednesday with some surprising results, plus a narrow win for the United States against Norway. United States 2-1 Norway (Group B) Carli Lloyd scored twice for the United

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Day 1 Cyprus Cup results: Canada starts with win

Day 1 Cyprus Cup results: Canada starts with win

The Equalizer Staff March 4, 2015 8

The Cyprus Cup kicked off on Wednesday with all 12 teams in action. Check back for updates throughout the day. Canada 2-0 Scotland (Group A) Jessie Fleming’s first goal for Canada’s senior team came

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2015 Algarve Cup preview: Prelude to the World Cup

2015 Algarve Cup preview: Prelude to the World Cup

Jeff Kassouf March 3, 2015 100

An annual friendly tournament with no major implications could become monotonous, but the Algarve Cup has carved out a special place in women’s soccer. The tournament, hosted each year in the southernmost region of

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2015 Cyprus Cup preview: Six WWC teams in action

2015 Cyprus Cup preview: Six WWC teams in action

Jeff Kassouf March 3, 2015 15

Some of the best evidence of how much the gap between the the varying tiers of teams in the world can be found in the rise in quality of the Cyprus Cup, an important

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Real Salt Lake meets with NWSL commissioner Plush

Real Salt Lake meets with NWSL commissioner Plush

Jeff Kassouf March 3, 2015 3

A week after an agreement with the Utah State Fairpark for a stadium fell through, Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen signed a letter of intent with West Valley City, Utah, to build

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Herdman: Matheson’s recovery ahead of schedule

Herdman: Matheson’s recovery ahead of schedule

Jeff Kassouf March 3, 2015 9

Canada coach John Herdman said Diana Matheson is ahead of schedule in her recovery from a torn left ACL, but there is no timetable yet on her return. “Diana, she’s one of the most

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Report: Rampone still not 100 percent healthy

Report: Rampone still not 100 percent healthy

The Equalizer Staff March 3, 2015 55

United States defender Christie Rampone is not yet 100 percent and is not expected to start in Wednesday’s Algarve Cup opener against Norway, according to SI’s Grant Wahl. Rampone, the team’s captain, missed the

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Canada blanks Australia in Cyprus scrimmage

Canada blanks Australia in Cyprus scrimmage

Jeff Kassouf March 2, 2015 22

Christine Sinclair and Josée Bélanger each scored as Canada defeated Australia, 2-0 on Sunday in a scrimmage ahead of the Cyprus Cup. “We knew today’s match would be a step up from what we’ve

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WATCH: Kids pretend to be heroines in WWC video

WATCH: Kids pretend to be heroines in WWC video

The Equalizer Staff March 1, 2015 41

This is your daily reminder that the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup is now *97* days away. Above is an awesome 30 seconds depicting young girls mimicking their heroines — Homare Sawa, Asisat Oshoala,

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