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Soccer Stars Unite to Fight Against 2015 Women’s World Cup on Turf

September 29, 2014
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Soccer Stars Unite to Fight Against 2015 Women’s World Cup on Turf

For those who are following the fight to get the 2015 Women’s World Cup moved from turf to grass and don’t feel like reading the whole 15-page legal brief, here are the salient details… September 23, 2014 Victor Montagliani and Peter Montopoli Canadian Soccer Association 237 Metcalfe Street Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1R2 c/o Kelly...

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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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How Great Was Sydney Leroux’s Goal Celebration Today?

June 2, 2013
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I guess as a USMNT fan I should have some sympathy for the Canadian fans who want to boo Sydney Leroux. After all, Leroux was born and grew up in Canada, but chose to represent the U.S. internationally. USMNT fans, myself included, have never really forgiven Giuseppe Rossi for essentially doing the same thing...

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Pump Up Videos for USWNT vs. Canada

June 2, 2013
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The United States women’s national team game today is being overshadowed a bit by the men’s game v. Germany, but it should be an epic game as the women take on Canada at 4:30 ET on ESPNews. Here are some great videos to pump you up for the match. John D. Halloran johnhalloran@hotmail.com Follow...

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