All posts tagged "France"
Day 1: Wendie Renard finds a brace as French rout South Korea, 4-0
France opened up their World Cup tournament with a bang. Against South Korea, the French stream-rolled their way to three points...
France, long averse to pressure, faces the spotlight of home World Cup
France enters the 2019 World Cup as, if not quite favorites to win, then at least as co-favorites with the...
Why one of the Top Six is going to win the World Cup (and also why they won’t)
As The Equalizer is part of the Guardian Expert Network, you can find in-depth looks on every team in the 2019...
Amel Majri, France: 2019 Women’s World Cup Influencer
In the hype around a big tournament, it’s easy to build a narrative that begins and ends with a team’s biggest...
France team guide: 2019 Women’s World Cup
This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organizations...
Nike unveils white and red USWNT kits, all 2019 Women’s World Cup kits
On Monday in Paris, Nike unveiled all 14 collections of national team kits that the company will outfit at this year’s...
What’s Plan B? European jaunt shows Ellis what works — and what doesn’t
“It’s about looking at players’ versatility. It’s important for us to explore our options and profiles of players.” That was the...
Fire with fire: France, Spain and a blueprint for how to play the USWNT
Four years ago, the United States women’s national team went to France and got played off the park to open their...
U.S. were second best to France but final exam still to come
LE HAVRE, France — When the U.S. Women’s national team defeated Scotland in November, it resulted in Jill Ellis’ side being...
Bush: Midfield disappoints in U.S. loss
The U.S. kicked off this World Cup year in surprisingly traditional style, losing to France 1-3 in Le Havre. Per ESPN’s...
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Champions League final reaction: Barcelona defeats Wolfsburg in thriller
Barcelona returned to the top of the European game on Saturday, beating Wolfsburg 3-2...
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The Equalizer Podcast: Challenge Cup; USWNT goalkeepers
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Lauren Barnes: Approaching 200 games and the NWSL’s growth
Saturday, nearly 40,000 fans will be filling Lumen Stadium in Seattle for the Seattle/Portland...
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Bay FC unveils itself with a play toward soccer, timelessness and, yes, merchandise
The 2024 NWSL expansion team in the San Francisco Bay Area will be known...