Soccer

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Alex Reimer
July 10, 2019 - 12:48 pm
The U.S. women’s soccer team is seeing its impact spread well beyond the playing field. Prior to the club’s parade Wednesday, which took place in Manhattan and celebrated the USWNT’s second straight World Cup championship, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a new pay equity law that mandates “equal...
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Alex Reimer
July 07, 2019 - 11:47 pm
Megan Rapinoe is a great American, and the success of the U.S. women’s team is a great American story. They supported their biting off-field candor with on-field dominance, taking home their fourth World Cup title with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands in Lyon Sunday. Rapinoe, who drew the...
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U.S. women's soccer
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WEEI
July 07, 2019 - 2:15 pm
The United States women's soccer team beat the Netherlands 2-0 Sunday to capture its second straight World Cup title and fourth overall. Megan Rapinoe opened the scoring on a penalty kick in the 61st minute, and Rose Lavelle added the insurance goal eight minutes later. Check out some photos from...
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Megan Rapinoe
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Scott McLaughlin
July 07, 2019 - 1:26 pm
It always felt inevitable. Sure, the Netherlands had kept Sunday’s Women’s World Cup Final scoreless for nearly an hour, but it always felt like a matter of when, not if, the United States would take a 1-0 lead. This team was too good. Too relentless. They created too many chances. They forced...
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Christian Pulisic
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John Tomase
January 03, 2019 - 12:45 pm
You might not know the name because the United States committed the unpardonable sin of failing to qualify for last summer's World Cup, but Christian Pulisic just cemented his status as the face and future of American soccer. The 20-year-old midfielder from Pennsylvania broke barriers as a teenager...
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Scott McLaughlin
September 17, 2018 - 3:12 pm
This week’s entry in our Biggest 180s in Sports History series takes us across the pond to the English Premier League. Prior to the 2015-16 season, you’d be forgiven for never having heard of Leicester City. But by the end of the season, the Foxes had written one of the most incredible championship...
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