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Balancing ‘win now’ with future development still the challenge for US women

Balancing ‘win now’ with future development still the challenge for US women

Jeff Kassouf May 16, 2014 174

Winning the World Cup is, has been and always will be the No. 1 goal of the United States women’s national team. Over the last six weeks, that priority has been made abundantly clear.

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New US coach Ellis unfazed by World Cup title pressure

New US coach Ellis unfazed by World Cup title pressure

Jeff Kassouf May 16, 2014 113

Despite walking into a new role, there are few unknowns for Jill Ellis. On Friday she was named full-time coach of the United States women’s national team. Her task, as evidenced by the betting

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Ellis named full-time US women’s NT coach

Ellis named full-time US women’s NT coach

Jeff Kassouf May 16, 2014 170

Jill Ellis has been named the new head coach of the United States women’s national team, U.S. Soccer announced on Friday. Ellis, 47, takes over the role full-time after serving as interim head coach

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Ellis focused on Canada match, but status as potential permanent US coach remains at forefront

Ellis focused on Canada match, but status as potential permanent US coach remains at forefront

Harjeet Johal May 8, 2014 125

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Jill Ellis will look to put her stamp on the U.S. national team when her side plays Canada in a friendly on Thursday night at Investors Group Field. This is the

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Gulati: Decision on US women’s coach by mid-May

Gulati: Decision on US women’s coach by mid-May

Jeff Kassouf April 20, 2014 303

U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati says the federation has “three or four” candidates for the vacant women’s national team coaching position and he hopes a decision will be made by mid-May. “I’m pretty sure

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Solo backs Ellis for full-time US women’s job

Solo backs Ellis for full-time US women’s job

Jeff Kassouf April 13, 2014 124

Lost in the fallout of Tom Sermanni’s firing, the confusion over why it happened and the start of the new NWSL season was the first definitive stance from a U.S. women’s player on a

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