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Carli Lloyd repeats as FIFA World Player of the Year

Carli Lloyd repeats as FIFA World Player of the Year

The Equalizer Staff January 9, 2017 368

United States and Houston Dash midfielder Carli Lloyd was named the 2016 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year on Monday at the Best FIFA Football Awards Gala in Zurich, Switzerland. Lloyd wins this

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XI WoSo Moment of 2016: USWNT makes earliest exit in world tournament

XI WoSo Moment of 2016: USWNT makes earliest exit in world tournament

Allison Lee December 30, 2016 130

After the United States women’s national team’s stunning run to become the 2015 World Cup champions, many fans around the world thought the USWNT was poised to be the first team to win a

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XI WoSo Moments of 2016: USWNT hosts inaugural SheBelieves Cup

XI WoSo Moments of 2016: USWNT hosts inaugural SheBelieves Cup

Allison Lee December 22, 2016 61

In January U.S. Soccer announced that the U.S. women’s national team would be hosting the inaugural SheBelieves Cup, an international tournament named after the #SheBelieves campaign created by members of the 2015 World Cup-winning

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XI WoSo Moments of 2016: Pride set NWSL attendance record

XI WoSo Moments of 2016: Pride set NWSL attendance record

Dan Lauletta December 19, 2016 56

The Orlando Pride played their debut match April 17 in Portland. They lost that match 2-1 but six days later—April 23, 2016—they trumped their more seasoned NWSL sisters when 23,403 came to the Citrus

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US to play Australia in Detroit, Alabama in Sept.

US to play Australia in Detroit, Alabama in Sept.

The Equalizer Staff July 21, 2015 45

The United States women’s national team will play Australia twice at home in September as part of the team’s 10-game victory tour for its 2015 Women’s World Cup triumph. Ford Field in Detroit will

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Donovan says US women would beat US men

Donovan says US women would beat US men

The Equalizer Staff July 18, 2015 35

Landon Donovan, the all-time leader in goals and assists for the United States men’s national team, says that the U.S. women’s team could beat its male counterpart. “I think it’s safe to say the

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USWNT wins Best Team award at ESPYS

USWNT wins Best Team award at ESPYS

The Equalizer Staff July 15, 2015 95

The United States women’s national team won the Best Team award on Wednesday at the 2015 ESPYS, ESPN’s annual sports awards show. The U.S. women beat out the Chicago Blackhawks, the Ohio State football

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The story of Carli Lloyd’s rise to World Cup hero

The story of Carli Lloyd’s rise to World Cup hero

Jeff Kassouf July 14, 2015 181

Editor’s note: Since not all of my work appears on this domain, and since not all readers necessarily cross over to our other spaces on NBC or follow us on social media, I’m posting

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Wambach to decide playing future ‘in due time’

Wambach to decide playing future ‘in due time’

Jeff Kassouf July 13, 2015 164

Your browser does not support iframes. Abby Wambach says she hasn’t had time to think about her future amid the whirlwind of promotion the United States women’s national team has received since winning the

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Sports Illustrated publishing 25 USWNT covers

Sports Illustrated publishing 25 USWNT covers

The Equalizer Staff July 13, 2015 59

Sports Illustrated had a “dark week” – one of four each year in which the magazine does not publish a regular issue – following the United States’ 2015 Women’s World Cup victory, but the

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