Posts Tagged ‘ heather o’reilly ’

USWNT Defeats Canada; Alex Morgan Injures Knee

July 1, 2012
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The United States Women’s National Team defeated Canada 2-1 on Saturday afternoon in the team’s Olympic send-off match held at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah. The result follows a great string of victories for the USWNT following recent victories over Sweden and Japan. Here are eight thoughts from the game. Pia Sundhage Announced...

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USWNT steamrolls Dominican Republic in Olympic qualifying opener

January 21, 2012
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The United States Women’s National Team opened up Olympic qualifying with a dominant performance defeating the Dominican Republic for a 14-0 final which was split between two 7-0 halves. Simply outmatched, the Dominican Republic defense was continually barraged by a series of hard, quick runs in behind, slick give-an-go’s, tight possession play and repeated...

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USWNT: Pia Sundhage Stuggling to Get Team into Top Gear

November 21, 2011
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On Saturday night, the United States Women’s National Team faced Sweden in a warmup for January’s Olympic qualifiers. In a game televised only on US Soccer’s website, the U.S. managed a 1-1 tie against a solid Swedish side. While there were some positives to take away from the game, the growing concern is that...

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