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USWNT v. Mexico: 3 Thoughts from the U.S.’ Win

September 3, 2013
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The United States women’s national team continued its 12-game unbeaten streak under head coach Tom Sermanni in 2013, beating Mexico 7-0 on Tuesday night. Here are three thoughts from the win. The U.S. has a serious dilemma (in a good way) at forward With Alex Morgan sidelined with an MCL sprain suffered during the...

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Women’s Soccer Still Fighting for Equality

June 7, 2013
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Two stories over this past week have highlighted a disturbing fact—despite the progress of women’s soccer over the past two decades, it is still not afforded the respect that men’s soccer receives. The first story involves the controversy related to Sydney Leroux’s goal celebration in last Sunday’s United States women’s national team game against...

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USWNT and Abby Wambach Defeat Scotland: 5 Thoughts from the Win

February 14, 2013
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The USWNT defeated Scotland 3-1 on Wednesday evening in Nashville to keep their record under new head coach Tom Sermanni perfect. Abby Wambach fittingly scored the game-winning goal in her 200th cap. Here are five thoughts from the win. Whitney Engen played well in her first USWNT start In her first start with the...

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Video: 2011 U.S.-Brazil World Cup Quarterfinal Highlights Narrated by Abby Wambach

January 26, 2013
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This is a fantastic highlight video of the 2011 U.S.-Brazil World Cup quarterfinal game. It is narrated by Abby Wambach. Still gives me goosebumps. John D. Halloran johnhalloran@hotmail.com Follow @AmerTouchline

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Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach Discuss the Ballon d’Or

January 5, 2013
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On Monday, FIFA will award its Ballon d’Or, or “Golden Ball” award. This award is given annually to the best player in the world. United States Women’s National Team stars Abby Wambach and Alex Morgan, two of the three finalists for the award, have traveled to Switzerland to be present at the ceremony. Marta,...

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