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Ellis names USWNT for matches against Russia

Ellis names USWNT for matches against Russia

Dan Lauletta March 23, 2017 202

United States coach Jill Ellis has named 24 women to go to camp ahead of April 6 (Frisco) and 9 (Houston) friendlies against Russia. Nineteen of the 24 players were part of the SheBelieves

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Lauletta: Final thoughts on France, USWNT

Lauletta: Final thoughts on France, USWNT

Dan Lauletta March 7, 2017 488

The 2017 SheBelieves tournament is over, but the discussion of what transpired over the last seven days won’t soon fade away. Hot takes being what they are it will be easy to write off

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Lauletta: 3 things we’ve learned…so far

Lauletta: 3 things we’ve learned…so far

Dan Lauletta March 4, 2017 498

HARRISON, N.J. — The 2017 SheBelieves Cup is now two matches old with a third still to be played on Tuesday in Washington D.C. For the United States it has been an interesting two

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Girls DA launch means crossroads for many players

Girls DA launch means crossroads for many players

Jennifer Beekman February 27, 2017 111

High school sports have long played an integral role within American communities, bringing people together and teaching adolescents valuable life lessons along the way. Student-athletes take great pride in collaborating with their teammates—and friends—to

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USWNT looks to be heading to Norway for friendly

USWNT looks to be heading to Norway for friendly

The Equalizer Staff February 21, 2017 17

The United States national team could be on the verge of playing its first away friendly in more than two years. The Norwegian website sandefjord.no reported and Katja Kragelund tweeted in English that Norway

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Thursday Roundup: Portland Thorns Announce Preseason Tournament

Thursday Roundup: Portland Thorns Announce Preseason Tournament

The Equalizer Staff January 19, 2017 47

ALSO IN THIS ROUNDUP, REIGN RE-SIGN DALLSTREAM, CANADA ANNOUNCES ROSTER AND USWNT SPEAKS TO MEDIA PORTLAND TO HOST PRESEASON TOURNAMENT Following last year’s positive reception, the Portland Thorns will once again host a preseason

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U.S. Soccer officially announces dates, locations for SheBelieves Cup

U.S. Soccer officially announces dates, locations for SheBelieves Cup

Allison Lee January 11, 2017 13

U.S. Soccer has officially announced the dates and locations for the second SheBelieves Cup, confirming reports made when the French Football Federation sent out a press release with part of its 2017 schedule included back

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Ellis names A-Rod among 29 for January camp

Ellis names A-Rod among 29 for January camp

The Equalizer Staff January 4, 2017 455

U.S. national team coach Jill Ellis has named 29 players for an 11-day camp beginning next week at the U.S. Soccer National Training Center in Carson, California. The camp will feature the return of

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Lloyd, Ellis named finalists for FIFA year end awards

Lloyd, Ellis named finalists for FIFA year end awards

The Equalizer Staff December 2, 2016 101

Carli Lloyd and Jill Ellis remain in contention to repeat as The Best FIFA Women’s Player and Coach respectively after the sport’s global governing body announced the three finalists for each on Friday. Lloyd

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FIFA names 10-person shortlist for 2016 best coach award

FIFA names 10-person shortlist for 2016 best coach award

The Equalizer Staff November 1, 2016 22

FIFA named its 10-person shortlist for its annual coach of the year award, and four of them are no longer with their teams. Philippe Bergeroo, Vadao, Vera Pauw and Silvia Neid made the shortlist.

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