Monthly Archives: February 2016

Rosters For Inaugural SheBelieves Cup
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With its usual quadrennial stroll through the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifiers out of the way, the U.S. WNT take on bigger game beginning this Thursday in the #SheBelieves Cup facing Germany, France, and England, in the new event running from March … Continue reading

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It’s Mexico vs U.S. in the Champions League
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It’s that time of year again, time that is for the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Champions League (CCL). Which means then, among other topics we must query the fairness of the CCL schedule to MLS teams, we must ask if … Continue reading

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US Soccer Announces Girls Development Academy Program
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U.S. Soccer has doubled down on its sometimes controversial Academy system by today announcing the formation of Girls Development Academy Program slated to begin in the fall of 2017. The boys program began in 2007 and has been criticized for … Continue reading

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U.S. WNT Top Canada to Claim 4th Consecutive CONCACAF Title
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The U.S. WNT are headed to Rio this summer as the CONCACAF Champions for the fourth consecutive time after out-dueling a tough Canadian side 2-0 in Houston this evening. Canada’s coach John Herdman elected to leave some key veterans on … Continue reading

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Tough Copa America Draw for U.S.
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Once again the ping pong balls did not fall kindly for the United States Men’s National Team with the Americans drawing Colombia, Costa Rica, and Paraguay as opponents for this summer’s Copa America Centenario. Many are calling this the Copa’s … Continue reading

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Morgan Leads U.S. to Olympic Qualification
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There was no shocking upset Friday night in Houston as the U.S WNT dominated Trinidad and Tobago to qualify for its sixth straight Olympic Games, earning the right to defend their 2008 and 2012 Gold Medals. Alex Morgan continued her … Continue reading

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U.S. Women on Verge of Olympics
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Only Trinidad and Tobago stand between the United States Women’s National Team and a sixth consecutive trip to the Olympics and Jill Ellis’ squad will be expected to sweep past the Women’s Soca Warriors Friday night in Houston to secure … Continue reading

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Dunn Shines as U.S. Rout Puerto Rico
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Crystal Dunn scored five goals as the U.S. Women National Team eased its way into the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Semifinals with a 10-0 victory over a hapless Puerto Rico side, and in truth, the game wasn’t really that close. With … Continue reading

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Morgan Strikes Early as U.S. Crush Costa Rica
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Alex Morgan scored early, the U.S. WNT scored often and when it was over the Americans had kicked off its World Cup Qualifying run with a 5-0 win over Costa Rica. Morgan scored 12 seconds from the opening whistle, latching … Continue reading

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U.S. Women Begin Olympic Quest
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With a third consecutive Gold Medal on its collective mind, the U.S. Women’s National Team begin Olympic Qualifiers Wednesday night at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas against the Ticas of Costa Rica. History is there for the making for this … Continue reading

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U.S. Men Edge Past Canada
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An 89th-minute goal from Jozy Altidore was enough to prevent a fourth straight 0-0 tie between the U.S. MNT and Canada while giving the hosts a 1-0 win Friday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. The win, while … Continue reading

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U.S. MNT Take on Canada
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One of the fiercest sporting rivalries in North American sports continues tonight in California when the United States faces off against Canada. No quarter will be given, nor will any be asked when… oh wait that’s hockey. Let’s begin again. … Continue reading

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U.S. Soccer Sues WNT Players
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The simmering discontent between the U.S. Women’s National Team and U.S. Soccer came to a head Wednesday when the U.S. Soccer filed suit in federal court in Chicago seeking to force the Players Union to honor the current labor agreement. … Continue reading

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MLS – Big 5
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MLS preseason is underway, the January transfer window is shut and we are back with a brand new MLS Big – 5. 1) Who’s In? For now, let’s just stick with the new look L.A. Galaxy. Bruce Arena lost a … Continue reading

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