Posts Tagged ‘ pia sundhage ’

4 Belated Thoughts from USWNT v. Australia

September 23, 2012
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On Wednesday night, the United States Women’s National Team rounded out the Pia Sundhage era with a convincing 6-2 win over Australia. Here are four belated thoughts from the victory. Alex Morgan continues to amaze As good as Morgan is, and as much as she has impressed over the past year with the USWNT,...

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USWNT Crushes Costa Rica in First Match of Fan Celebration Tour

September 1, 2012
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In a game which the USWNT dominated from start to finish, the U.S. started its fan celebration tour in style, thoroughly defeating Costa Rica 8-0. Here are three thoughts from the match. The U.S. played some gorgeous soccer One of the best parts of the afternoon was not necessarily that the U.S. won, or...

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Grading Every USWNT Player’s Olympic Tournament So Far

August 7, 2012
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Coming off a thrilling 4-3 victory over Canada in the Olympic semifinals, the United States Women’s National Team now turns its focus to the gold medal match against Japan, which will be a rematch of last summer’s World Cup. So far in the tournament, the USWNT is a perfect 5-0. Here is how the...

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USWNT: 7 Thoughts from Thrilling Win over Canada

August 6, 2012
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In one of the most thrilling wins of its history, the United States Women’s National Team defeated a stubborn Canada in a thrilling 4-3 double overtime victory Monday afternoon. Having to come back from deficits on three separate occasions, the USWNT finally won the match on a perfectly placed header by Alex Morgan in...

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USWNT: 6 Things We Learned from Win over New Zealand

August 4, 2012
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The United States Women’s National Team defeated New Zealand 2-0 on Friday morning to advance from the Olympic quarterfinals. They will now meet Canada on Monday afternoon at 2:45 ET in the semifinals. Here are six things we learned from the game. Rachel Buehler was much better Buehler, who tends to bear the brunt...

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