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Orlando Pride signs Australia forward Lisa De Vanna

Orlando Pride signs Australia forward Lisa De Vanna

The Equalizer Staff August 29, 2016 11

The Orlando Pride announced on Monday the signing of Australia forward Lisa De Vanna. The news was first reported by The Equalizer’s Dan Lauletta. The Equalizer confirms that the signing is for the rest

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Thoughts from Breakers’ 2-0 win in Kansas City

Thoughts from Breakers’ 2-0 win in Kansas City

Jeff Husted August 29, 2016 6

Tonight, the Boston Breakers snapped the NWSL’s longest road win drought with a 2-0 victory over the defending champion FC Kansas City. The win was their third overall, but it was the second against

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Breakers end road misery behind Schoepfer, Mewis

Breakers end road misery behind Schoepfer, Mewis

Dan Lauletta August 28, 2016 38

The Breakers brought to a close one of the more dubious streaks in the nascent history of NWSL on Sunday night, winning 2-0 in Kansas City for their first win away from Boston since

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Fleming scores twice, wows, but loses first UCLA game

Fleming scores twice, wows, but loses first UCLA game

The Equalizer Staff August 28, 2016 45

Jessie Fleming scored twice and provided the first of surely many NCAA career viral highlight clips in her debut for UCLA, a 4-3 loss to Florida. Fleming’s first goal was a header which leveled

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Red Stars take crucial points off Sky Blue; O’Hara hurt

Red Stars take crucial points off Sky Blue; O’Hara hurt

Dan Lauletta August 27, 2016 418

The Red Stars collected a vital three points from Sky Blue FC on Saturday night to bolster their playoff position. Their 3-1 victory left Sky Blue six points in arrears and jumped the Red

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Western New York, Houston split four goals evenly

Western New York, Houston split four goals evenly

The Equalizer Staff August 27, 2016 24

The Western New York Flash hosted the Houston Dash to a 2-2 draw on Saturday night in what comes off more like a victory for the Flash and a loss for the Dash as

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Melis scores brace to lead Reign 3-1 over Thorns

Melis scores brace to lead Reign 3-1 over Thorns

The Equalizer Staff August 27, 2016 56

In the first game back from the Olympic break for both Cascadia rivals, the Seattle Reign defeated the Portland Thorns 3-1 in front of 5,888 fans on Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium in Seattle. The

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Hope Solo granted ‘personal leave’ from Seattle Reign

Hope Solo granted ‘personal leave’ from Seattle Reign

The Equalizer Staff August 27, 2016 243

Goalkeeper Hope Solo will not be available for Seattle Reign FC’s crucial home match against Portlan Thorns FC on Saturday after she was granted a personal leave, the club announced just hours before kickoff.

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Spirit beat Pride to close in on playoffs

Spirit beat Pride to close in on playoffs

Dan Lauletta August 26, 2016 57

Cheyna Williams and Christine Nairn scored to lead the Washington Spirit over the Orlando Pride, 2-1 in the first regularly-scheduled NWSL match since the Olympic break. The win assures the Spirit of taking the

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Lauletta: Thoughts on the Hope Solo suspension

Lauletta: Thoughts on the Hope Solo suspension

Dan Lauletta August 26, 2016 117

Two weeks ago I made my feelings known via Twitter about Hope Solo referring to Sweden as a bunch of cowards in the aftermath of the United States’ stunning loss on penalties in the

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