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Johnston, Lloyd, Rapinoe up for Golden Ball award

Johnston, Lloyd, Rapinoe up for Golden Ball award

The Equalizer Staff July 2, 2015 1

FIFA has today announced the shortlists for the adidas Golden Ball (8), adidas Golden Glove (3) and Hyundai Young Player (3) awards. The respective lists have been submitted by the FIFA Technical Study Group

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US preps for quarterfinal without Rapinoe, Holiday

US preps for quarterfinal without Rapinoe, Holiday

Jeff Kassouf June 23, 2015 210

All World Cup opponents and teammates have awed at Megan Rapinoe’s “moments of magic.” It’s a phrase that Australia coach Alen Stajcic coined after dropping the opener to the United States, a game that

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US ready for controlled transitions by Colombia

US ready for controlled transitions by Colombia

Jeff Kassouf June 22, 2015 8

EDMONTON, Alberta – For a team that has spent the past week discussing its desire to loosen up in the attack, getting a random dose of trash-talking from an underdog opponent might be just

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Even on off day, US shows why it will contend

Even on off day, US shows why it will contend

Jeff Kassouf June 9, 2015 104

Your browser does not support iframes. WINNIPEG, Manitoba – At their best, the United States women can beat anyone. At their worst – well, they still might be able to do the same. Monday’s

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Three things learned: US finds a way vs. Australia

Three things learned: US finds a way vs. Australia

Jeff Kassouf June 8, 2015 20

Your browser does not support iframes. WINNIPEG, Manitoba – The United States opened its 2015 Women’s World Cup campaign on Monday with a 3-1 victory over Australia in Winnipeg, sending the U.S. atop Group

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Rapinoe brace lifts US past Australia in WWC opener

Rapinoe brace lifts US past Australia in WWC opener

Jeff Kassouf June 8, 2015 239

Your browser does not support iframes. WINNIPEG, Manitoba – Megan Rapinoe scored twice to lift the United States past Australia, 3-1 on Monday at Winnipeg Stadium in each team’s opening match of the 2015

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Meet the US World Cup team: Midfielders

Meet the US World Cup team: Midfielders

Jeff Kassouf June 4, 2015 82

Jill Ellis’ midfield has been the most scrutinized section of the field over the past eight months. Whether there are two or three players in the middle of the part, a narrow or a

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Distractions aplenty for USWNT ahead of World Cup

Distractions aplenty for USWNT ahead of World Cup

Jeff Kassouf May 29, 2015 4

HARRISON, N.J. — Commuting across the Hudson River for work is nothing new for New Yorkers and New Jersey natives. Wednesday was a little different for the United States women’s national team, who didn’t

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Women added to EA Sports’ FIFA video game

Women added to EA Sports’ FIFA video game

Jeff Kassouf May 28, 2015 138

Women’s national teams will be available for the first time this year in the successful FIFA video game franchise from Electronic Arts Sports. Twelve national teams will be playable in FIFA 16, which will be

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Will success for USWNT mean same for NWSL?

Will success for USWNT mean same for NWSL?

Jeff Kassouf May 27, 2015 20

NEW YORK – Success at the World Cup for the United States women will be defined solely by whether or not they stand atop the podium on July 5. That has been clearly defined.

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