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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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Rosengård clinch second straight Swedish title

Rosengård clinch second straight Swedish title

The Equalizer Staff September 25, 2014 27

FC Rosengård clinched a second straight Swedish Damallsvenskan title on Thursday, beating second-place Göteborg FC, 3-2. Anja Mittag scored twice — including the game-winner in the 80th minute — and Marta added the other

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Marta stays in Sweden, signs with FC Rosengård

Marta stays in Sweden, signs with FC Rosengård

Jeff Kassouf July 21, 2014 50

Five-time FIFA World Player of the Year Marta has signed with Swedish club FC Rosengård on a six-month deal, with an option for another year. Marta was previously without a club after UEFA Champions

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Wolfsburg twice come back on Tyresö to win second straight UEFA Champions League title

Wolfsburg twice come back on Tyresö to win second straight UEFA Champions League title

Jeff Kassouf May 22, 2014 299

VfL Wolfsburg twice came from behind on Tyresö FF in the UEFA Women’s Champions League final on Thursday in Lisbon to win 4-3 and clinch a second straight title. Martina Müller’s 80th minute goal

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Tyresö, holders Wolfsburg advance to UWCL final

Tyresö, holders Wolfsburg advance to UWCL final

Jeff Kassouf April 27, 2014 123

The 2013-14 UEFA Women’s Champions League final is set after Tyresö and defending champions VfL Wolfsburg emerged victorious on Sunday in Leg 2 of their semifinals. Christen Press scored twice and assisted on Marta’s

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Press, Marta each net hat tricks, Tyresö roll in UWCL

Press, Marta each net hat tricks, Tyresö roll in UWCL

The Equalizer Staff March 23, 2014 127

Christen Press and Marta each had hat tricks in Tyresö’s dominant 8-1 victory over Austria’s SV eulengbach in Leg 1 of the UEFA Women’s Champions League quarterfinals. That wasn’t the only Champions League quarterfinal

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Kassouf: My Women’s World Player of the Year vote

Kassouf: My Women’s World Player of the Year vote

Jeff Kassouf January 13, 2014 90

Germany goalkeeper Nadine Angerer was named the 2013 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year on Monday just hours after announcing she had signed with Portland Thorns FC of the National Women’s Soccer League.

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Angerer named 2013 FIFA World Player of Year

Angerer named 2013 FIFA World Player of Year

The Equalizer Staff January 13, 2014 37

Germany goalkeeper Nadine Angerer was named the 2013 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year on Monday just hours after announcing she had signed with Portland Thorns FC of the National Women’s Soccer League.

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Angerer, Marta, Wambach shortlisted for POY

Angerer, Marta, Wambach shortlisted for POY

The Equalizer Staff December 9, 2013 253

Germany goalkeeper Nadine Angerer, Brazil forward Marta and United States forward Abby Wambach have been shortlisted for the 2013 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year award. Wambach won the award in 2012 for

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