All posts tagged "Nigeria"
Women’s World Cup Day 3 — Has Africa arrived?
Heading into Monday’s action, the continent of Africa was 4-25-3 in World Cup play, the last two of those victories (including...
Nigeria rallies to draw Sweden late in Group D opener
WINNIPEG, Manitoba – The most consistent thing about Monday’s match between Nigeria and Sweden was the droning but distinct sound of...
Women’s World Cup — Day 3 Preview
For many in the United States, the 2015 Women’s World Cup begins Monday night when the United States women get their...
Nigeria insist they know nothing about Sweden
WINNIPEG, Manitoba – To think that Pia Sundhage thought Nigeria was a hard team to scout. “I don’t know anything about...
World Cup notebook Day 1: On turf, Nigeria
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Amid fickle, not-so-June-like weather in the middle of Canada, all four teams in Group D officially got commenced...
Ordega looking to take NWSL form into World Cup
It’s not just for the Americans that the 1999 Women’s World Cup has loomed large. While that tournament was obviously the...
2015 Women’s World Cup: Group D Preview
With three of the top-10 ranked countries in the world plus the highest-ranked African side that has played at every World...
FIFA rankings and the eye test: An alternative look
Germany overtook the United States as the new No. 1 in the FIFA women’s world rankings on Friday, ending the USA’s...
Broadcast details, kickoff times set for World Cup
Fox Sports will broadcast all 52 games of the 2015 Women’s World Cup on either Fox, Fox Sports 1 or Fox...
World Cup Draw: 24 teams, 24 dreams
The World Cup Draw results are just two days old, and that leaves 180 more until the action kicks off in Edmonton...
Analysis/ 2 days ago
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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NWSL/ 4 days ago
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...