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The U.S. Women's National Team Avoids Upset in 3-1 Victory Over The Netherlands

USA Starting XI:

Goalkeeper – Alyssa Naeher

Defense – Allie Long, Becky Sauerbrunn, Whitney Engen, Meghan Klingenberg, Julie Johnston

Midfield – Carli Lloyd (Captain), Morgan Brian, Tobin Heath, Lindsey Horan… 1,484 more words

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This organization did what the San Francisco 49ers won't and absolutely crushed a player who kneeled for the national anthem

Megan Rapinoe’s protest of the national anthem took on a much more serious tone Thursday night when the soccer star took a knee during its playing before the U.S. 420 more words

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Hope Solo Suspended From National Team For 6 Months After ‘Cowards’ Comment

CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. women’s goalkeeper Hope Solo was suspended Wednesday for six months by U.S. Soccer for disparaging comments about Sweden after the Americans’ early departure from the Rio Olympics. 449 more words

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KMOX Profiles: Lori Chalupny

Lori Chalupny is a St. Louisan… and a National Champion… and a Gold Medalist… and a World Cup Champion. She played college soccer at North Carolina before donning the Red, White and Blue as well as competing for the Chicago Red Stars. 16 more words

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Rio Golden Favorites: US Women's Basketball and Soccer Teams

292 women will represent the United States at the Rio Olympics. That is more than the 263 men on the US team, and more than the total team rosters of 196 of the 206 other nations competing in Rio. 323 more words

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Bend it like Beckham

As we prepare to watch the Olympics in just a few weeks, my mind goes back to the news headlines in late March centering around the wage gap between the US men’s and women’s soccer teams. 464 more words

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