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Gulati condemns Solo's 'highly inappropriate' postgame comments

Hope Solo caused shockwaves with her comments following the U.S. Women’s National Team’s surprising loss to Sweden, prompting U.S. Soccer’s president to speak out.

Sunil Gulati called Solo’s postgame comments “highly inappropriate” in the aftermath of the USWNT’s Olympic quarterfinal elimination. 110 more words


Lionel Messi Returns To Argentina Soccer Team, Ends Seven-Week 'Retirement'

Lionel Messi is coming back to complete his unfinished business with Argentina’s national team. In fact, it’s just like he never left.

The soccer superstar announced Friday in a press release that he’ll continue playing for Argentina, according to ESPN’s Jorge Ramos. 378 more words

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Olympic Women’s Soccer Schedule 2016: Dates, Start Times, Scores At Rio Games

The United States women’s soccer team has ruled the beautiful game in recent years. Once again, rivals are coming for Team USA’s throne.

The women’s soccer tournament at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro kicks off this week, with 11 teams looking to deny the United States from winning the gold medal for the first time since 2000. 219 more words

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Why USA Women's Soccer Lost To Sweden, Failed To Make Olympic History

The United States women’s national soccer team is feeling a new sensation: the sting of Olympic defeat.

Sweden eliminated Team USA from the 2016 Olympic women’s soccer tournament on Friday at Mane Garrincha Stadium in Brasilia, winning the penalty-kick shootout 4-3 after the teams played to a 1-1 draw over 120 minutes of open play. 633 more words

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USA Vs. Sweden Live: USWNT Loses On Penalty Kicks, Exits Olympic Women's Soccer Tournament

Final, 1-1 (Sweden wins penalty-kick shootout 4-3): Goliath is going home.

Team USA is out of the women’s soccer tournament at the 2016 Rio Olympics after losing to Sweden in the penalty-kick shootout in the quarterfinals. 2,518 more words

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Watch Alex Morgan's Goal Off Fortunate Bounce In USA-Sweden Olympic Quarterfinal

Even the defending women’s World Cup champions need luck on their side every so often.

The United States women’s soccer team was on the verge of losing its Olympic quarterfinal matchup with Sweden on Friday until Alex Morgan scored the equalizer in the 77th minute. 87 more words

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United State Women's National Team Schedule Post-Olympic Friendly Sept. 18 in Atlanta

The first two matches following the 2016 Olympic Games for the U.S. Women’s National Team have been set, with the Americans facing Thailand on Thursday, Sept. 691 more words