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Algarve Cup Day 2: Brazil takes control of Group A

Algarve Cup Day 2: Brazil takes control of Group A

The Equalizer Staff March 6, 2015 26

Brazil took control of a competitive Group A and France looks poised for the final after a big win on Day 2 at the Algarve Cup. United States 3-0 Switzerland Alex Morgan, Amy Rodriguez

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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 42

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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Keßler named FIFA Women’s World Player of Year

Keßler named FIFA Women’s World Player of Year

Jeff Kassouf January 12, 2015 200

Nadine Keßler won the 2014 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year award on Monday in Zurich. She beat Brazil’s Marta and the United States’ Abby Wambach to win the award for the first

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Kassouf: My vote for FIFA Women’s Player of Year

Kassouf: My vote for FIFA Women’s Player of Year

Jeff Kassouf January 12, 2015 50

Stop the presses! The FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year award was handed out with little controversy on Monday as Germany and VfL Wolfsburg midfielder Nadine Keßler beat Marta and Abby Wambach to

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Marta: World Cup outcome won’t define career

Marta: World Cup outcome won’t define career

Jeff Kassouf January 10, 2015 247

Marta‘s five FIFA World Player of the Year honors are more numerous than any male or female in history, but through it all she has always maintained, through acceptance speeches and otherwise, that she

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Marta signs new three-year deal with Rosengård

Marta signs new three-year deal with Rosengård

Jeff Kassouf December 18, 2014 16

Five-time FIFA World Player of the Year Marta re-signed with Damallsvenskan club FC Rosengård on a three-year contract, keeping her in Sweden until 2018. Marta joined the club in the summer following the collapse

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Marta hat trick sinks USWNT for 1st time under Ellis

Marta hat trick sinks USWNT for 1st time under Ellis

Associated Press December 14, 2014 1,452

BRASILIA, Brazil — Five-time world player of the year Marta scored three goals to lead Brazil to a 3-2 come-from-behind win over the U.S. women’s soccer team in the International Tournament of Brasilia on

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Report: Marta OK after car crash in Brazil

Report: Marta OK after car crash in Brazil

Associated Press December 7, 2014 40

SAO PAULO — Five-time world player of the year Marta has sustained minor injuries in a car crash in Brazil. The star of Brazil’s women’s football team was taken to a hospital for tests

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Keßler, Marta, Wambach FIFA Player of Year finalists

Keßler, Marta, Wambach FIFA Player of Year finalists

Jeff Kassouf December 1, 2014 121

Nadine Keßler, Marta and Abby Wambach are finalists for the 2014 FIFA Women’s Player of the Year. The winner will be revealed on Jan. 12 at the FIFA Ballon d’Or Gala in Zurich. The

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FIFA unveils Women’s World Player of Year shortlist

FIFA unveils Women’s World Player of Year shortlist

Jeff Kassouf October 24, 2014 180

FIFA unveiled the shortlists for Women’s World Player of the Year and Coach of the Year on Friday, and as usual there are some big names and interesting omissions. The 10 finalists for FIFA

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