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Leroux scores, Morgan returns & Solo reaches milestone as US women top France

Leroux scores, Morgan returns & Solo reaches milestone as US women top France

Jess Fainberg June 14, 2014 252

TAMPA, Fla. — The United States women’s national team defeated France 1-0 on Saturday night in front of 9,799 fans at Raymond James Stadium. Sydney Leroux scored the lone goal in the United States’

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Morgan, Boxx excited to be back in USWNT camp

Morgan, Boxx excited to be back in USWNT camp

The Equalizer Staff June 13, 2014 102

Alex Morgan says she is learning to be patient as she gets back to full fitness in her comeback from a 7-month absence due to a left ankle injury. Morgan debuted for Portland Thorns

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USWNT to host France in Tampa, E. Hartford in June

USWNT to host France in Tampa, E. Hartford in June

The Equalizer Staff May 5, 2014 271

France will visit the United States for a pair of high-profile friendlies in mid-June in Tampa, Fla., and East Hartford, Conn. U.S. Soccer announced Monday that the two women’s national teams will meet on

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France reveals application to host 2019 World Cup

France reveals application to host 2019 World Cup

The Equalizer Staff April 25, 2014 12

France has applied to host the 2019 Women’s World Cup, federation president Noël Le Graët announced on Friday. Ranked No. 4 in the world, France becomes the most serious of known 2019 host applicants

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USWNT narrowly stays No. 1 for sixth straight year

USWNT narrowly stays No. 1 for sixth straight year

The Equalizer Staff March 28, 2014 124

The United States women’s national team remains No. 1 in the world according to the latest FIFA world rankings released on Friday, a position the Americans have held for six years running. Germany has

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France defeats England to win 2014 Cyprus Cup

France defeats England to win 2014 Cyprus Cup

The Equalizer Staff March 12, 2014 21

Gaëtane Thiney and Camile Abily each scored to lift France a 2-0 win over England for the 2014 Cyprus Cup final. Thiney opened the scoring in the 6th minute after a scramble in the

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Canada, France prevail on Cyprus Cup Day 2

Canada, France prevail on Cyprus Cup Day 2

The Equalizer Staff March 7, 2014 4

Canada improved to 2-0 at the 2014 Cyprus Cup on Friday, defeating Italy 3-1 behind goals from Diana Matheson, Adriana Leon and Kaylyn Kyle. Matheson opened the scoring in the 34th minute and Leon

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Thiney, Le Sommer score four each in French rout

Thiney, Le Sommer score four each in French rout

Jeff Kassouf November 28, 2013 48

France embarrassed Bulgaria in Women’s World Cup qualifying on Thursday, winning 14-0 as Gaëtane Thiney and Eugénie Le Sommer each scored four goals and had hat tricks by halftime. Élise Bussaglia opened the scoring

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Report: France to play USWNT twice in June

Report: France to play USWNT twice in June

Jeff Kassouf November 26, 2013 137

France national team coach Philippe Bergerôo has told French media that his team will visit the United States in June for a pair of games against Tom Sermanni’s top-ranked side. Bergerôo, in an interview

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Bergerôo replaces Bini as France coach

Bergerôo replaces Bini as France coach

Jeff Kassouf July 30, 2013 7

After France’s disappointing quarterfinal exit from Euro 2013, Bruno Bini has been replaced by Philippe Bergerôo as coach. Bini’s tenure lasted six and half years and included 4th place finishes at the 2011 World

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