International Women - News
U.S. WNT routs Argentina 7-0 in Tournament of Brasilia
The U.S. Women's National Team needed to win big to put itself in position to potentially advance to the final of the 2014 International Tournament of Brasilia, and its offense came through.
U.S. WNT edged by Brazil 3-2 in second match at International Tournament of Brasilia
Despite taking an early two-goal lead, the U.S. Women's National Team lost 3-2 to Marta and Brazil in the USA's second match of the 2014 International Tournament of Brasilia. Carli Lloyd and Megan Rapinoe scored early goals for the USA in an action packed game, but Brazilian ace Marta replied with a hat trick for the hosts.
USWNT ties China PR 1-1 in first match of Brasilia Tournament
The U.S. Women's National Team tied China PR 1-1 in its first match of the 2014 International Tournament of Brasilia as Carli Lloyd scored the USA's lone goal in the 23rd minute. The match was the first of four that the USA will play in this tournament that also features Brazil and Argentina.
Lauren Holiday voted U.S. Soccer Female Athlete of the Year
Midfielder Lauren Holiday has been voted the 2014 U.S. Soccer Female Athlete of the Year, with the announcement taking place during Saturday's Final Draw for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. This is Holiday's second AOTY award as she was previously honored as U.S. Soccer's Young Female Athlete of the Year in 2007.
U.S. Women’s National Team to face Australia, Sweden, Nigeria in Group D at 2015 World Cup
The U.S. Women's National Team will face Australia, Nigeria and Sweden in Group D at the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, taking place from June 6-July 5 in Canada. The Final Draw took place today at the Canadian Museum of History in Ottawa.
Ellis names U.S. WNT roster for International Tournament of Brasilia
U.S. Women's National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named 24 players to travel to Brazil for the International Tournament of Brasilia, a four-team competition being held from Dec. 10-21 at the National Stadium Mane Garrincha.
USWNT Lost & Found: Lori Chalupny returns, five years later
Lori Chalupny is going to Brazil. The veteran player was called up to the latest U.S Women’s National Team roster on Friday, ending a strange stint in which she hasn’t competed for the Stars and Stripes since 2009, when a series of concussions left h...
Women’s World Cup Draw takes place Saturday amid more Turf War controversy
The Official Draw to the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ will be hosted in Ottawa, Ontario Saturday, December 6 with all the attention and fanfare it deserves. FIFA and Canada dignitaries and celebrities, delegations from all 24 finalist teams, and the world's sports media will all be on hand.
U.S. WNT announces two-game tour of Europe to face France and England in February
The U.S. Women's National Team will face France and England on a two-game tour of Europe over the first two weeks of February in what will be the USA's initial preparation matches for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup next summer in Canada.
Women’s World Cup Turfgate: Senators call on FIFA to use grass
A bipartisan group of 13 U.S. Senators – led by U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) – urged international soccer officials on Friday to consider holding 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup on natural grass fields instead of on turf.
International Women - Notes & Boasts
- 11/18/14 Lianne Sanderson will miss 2015 NWSL season to focus on England Nation...
- 11/10/14 U.S. National Soccer Team Players Association: ‘Women’s Wo...
- 11/07/14 Turfgate: Full text of Senators’ letter to FIFA’s Sepp Bla...
- 10/30/14 Jurgen Klinsmann, Abby Wambach named to shortlist for FIFA awards
- 10/28/14 Mia Hamm added to AS Roma Board of Directors
- 08/22/14 England qualifies for the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup
- 05/21/14 Thailand qualifies for 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup
- 03/19/14 U.S. Women’s National Team game against China PR on April 6 to b...
- 02/05/14 Canada’s Women’s National Team to host Germany and Japan in Vancouver
- 02/04/14 Canada’s Women’s National Team back in Edmonton in October to face Wor...
- 02/04/14 U.S. Women’s National Team to face Canada on May 8 in Winnipeg
- 12/11/13 Voting begins in Best of U.S. Soccer: #100Years Edition
- 11/24/13 Brittany Basinger begins training with U.S. Under-20 women
- 11/11/13 Virginia native Lina Granados to play for U-20 Colombian Women’s...
- 10/25/13 FOX Soccer Plus to air all U.S. Women’s Under-17 games at CONCAC...