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Reign top lowly Breakers, win 2nd straight Shield

Reign top lowly Breakers, win 2nd straight Shield

The Equalizer Staff August 26, 2015 140

There was little doubting how this one was going to end from the opening whistle. Seattle Reign FC steamrolled the visiting Boston Breakers, 3-1 on Wednesday at Memorial Stadium to clinch the NWSL Shield

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Rapinoe describes herself in one word: ‘Gaaaay’

Rapinoe describes herself in one word: ‘Gaaaay’

The Equalizer Staff July 10, 2015 3

Megan Rapinoe is the most personable player on the U.S. women’s national team. She is always insightful and she never takes herself too seriously, a spokeswoman who can reach all generations. On Thursday, Rapinoe

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World Cup final tactics: Will US get better of Japan?

World Cup final tactics: Will US get better of Japan?

Dan Lauletta July 5, 2015 47

Your browser does not support iframes. VANCOUVER, British Columbia — World Cup final day has finally arrived. The United States and Japan will do battle in the final for the second straight World Cup

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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 254

Three United States players are among the eight finalists for the Golden Ball at the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup, an award given to the tournament. Midfielders Carli Lloyd and Megan Rapinoe are on

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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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