Monthly Archives: August 2014

Tim Howard to Take Break from U.S. MNT
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Tim Howard released a statement today through the United States Soccer Federation, announcing that he will be taking a break from international soccer until September 2015. Clearly having learned from Landon Donovan’s ill-fated sabbatical, Howard made it clear that he … Continue reading

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U20’s Women’s World Cup – Germany and Nigeria Reach Final
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Semifinals of the 2014 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup in Canada came to a dramatic end yesterday, with Nigeria and Germany emerging from the ashes as the top two finalists of the tournament. Nigeria cruised into the finals, crushing Korea … Continue reading

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U.S. WNT Surge Past Swiss in Cary, NC
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The U.S. WNT collected another win tonight at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, NC, beating Switzerland 4-1 with goals from Megan Rapinoe, Carli Lloyd, Christen Press and Abby Wambach. The pace of the first half was fast and entertaining, with … Continue reading

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MLS – Big 5
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1) The Stanky Leg is Back! In other words Charlie Davies is scoring goals again, thus reviving his distinctive celebratory “Stanky Leg” dance. It was all the rage back in 2009 before a horrific car crash that killed a young … Continue reading

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NWSL Round Up Week 19: Four Teams Look on to Semifinals
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NWSL semifinals are this weekend with the final game of the season pitting Sky Blue FC against Houston Dash tomorrow in Piscataway, NJ. This year has ushered in an onslaught of drastic changes from last year’s results, with Seattle Reign … Continue reading

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FIFA U20 WWC: France and Germany to Face Off in Semifinals
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The weekend brought quarterfinals of the 2014 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup in Canada to a dramatic close, with four of the top eight teams earning coveted spots in the semifinals this week while four packed their bags. Germany Shuts … Continue reading

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Heartbreak as U.S. U20 WNT Fall to Korea DPR
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The 2014 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup run comes to end for the U.S. U20 WNT, losing to Korea DPR 3-1 in penalty kicks tonight in Toronto, Canada, following a 1-1 draw in regulation. The entire U.S. team worked tirelessly … Continue reading

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U.S. U20 WNT Face Korea DPR in WWC Quarterfinal
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The U.S. U20 WNT are gearing up for a tough quarterfinal of the 2014 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup in Toronto, Canada today, taking on Group A winner Korea DPR at BMO Stadium. After a rocky start to the tournament … Continue reading

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EPL Kicks Off
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After almost four months of abstinence, EPL fans everywhere can finally relax and binge on some soccer, as the EPL kicks-off again this weekend with a feast of games. Some old faces and teeth have left the EPL during the … Continue reading

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Three-sy Peasy for France but England Bow Out
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The final round of games in Group C and D took place on Wednesday to bring the curtain down on the group stage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The matches were full of many moments of magic and resulted … Continue reading

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Seattle Face Philadelphia in Open Cup Final
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The Seattle Sounders will be looking to see their name engraved on the Dewar Challenge Trophy for the fourth time when they face first time finalists Philadelphia Union on September 16 at the Union’s PPL Park, to decide the winners … Continue reading

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U.S. Roster Revealed for Match Against Switzerland
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The U.S. WNT have a lot on their plate in the upcoming months as they prepare to get down to business for the 2014 CONCACAF Women’s Championship, including an Aug. 20 match against Switzerland in Cary, NC and Sept. 13 … Continue reading

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U20 Women’s World Cup – Germany and Hosts March On
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The third and final games for teams in Group A and B of the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup took place on Tuesday with Korea DPR finishing first and Canada second to both progress from Group A, while in … Continue reading

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U.S. Cruise to Quarterfinals in FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup
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The U.S. U20 WNT cruised their way to quarterfinals of the 2014 U20 Women’s World Cup today at Moncton Stadium in New Brunswick, shutting out China PR 3-0. Forward Lindsey Horan leads the U.S. in goals scored so far in … Continue reading

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