All posts tagged "Nigeria"
Nigeria discusses faith, but not sexual preference
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – For Nigeria’s women’s national soccer team, the word “inclusive” has different meanings. Nigeria is a deeply faithful...
US expecting Nigeria to ‘fight for their lives’
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – For Nigeria coach Edwin Okon, it’s new opponent but same tune. Okon said, as he did for...
Nigeria’s Njoku banned 3 games for elbow to Kerr
Ugo Njoku’s 2015 Women’s World Cup will be short-lived. The Nigerian defender received a three-game ban for her elbow to the...
Advancement scenarios for final group matches
Two matches down and one to go in group play at the 2015 Women’s World Cup and there is still so...
Women’s World Cup — what we learned on Day 7
Quality is a term bandied about in soccer circles, but sometimes without interpretation. What is it? Do I know it when...
Simon’s brace lifts Australia past Nigeria in Group D
WINNIPEG, Manitoba – The Super Falcons had no comeback in them on Friday. Kyah Simon scored twice to lift Australia to...
Women’s World Cup — Day 7 Preview
It seems like an awful lot has already happened at this World Cup, but Friday marks just the end of the...
Australia, Nigeria oozing confidence despite results
WINNIPEG – The Group of Death has become the group of entertainment. Australia sits bottom of Group D after one match,...
Stock up, stock down: World Cup through Round 1
We’ve now seen everyone once at the World Cup. We should be clear that one game does not a World Cup...
USWNT notebook: Familiar Sweden up next
WINNIPEG, Manitoba – The United States women held a light training session in southern Winnipeg on Tuesday, the morning after defeating...
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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...
Analysis/ 3 days ago
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...
NWSL/ 4 days ago
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...