The U.S. Women's National Team defeated New Zealand 4-1 in San Francisco, Calif. on Sunday. Goals from Megan Rapinoe, Carli Lloyd, Christen Press and Heather O’Reilly gave the USA a deserved win in the first of two consecutive matches against the Football Ferns. The USA takes the field again on Oct. 30 against New Zealand in Columbus, Ohio.
Quotes from head coach Tom Sermanni and players following the 3-3 draw in Offenbach, Germany on April 5, 2013.
U.S. Women’s National Team Ties Germany in 3-3 Thriller on the 100th Anniversary of the U.S. Soccer Federation
The U.S. Women’s National Team tied Germany 3-3 in a thrilling match on the 100th Anniversary of the U.S. Soccer Federation. The USA got goals from Abby Wambach, Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan in a superb second half that featured six goals in front of a spirited crowd in Offenbach.
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Quotes from the 2013 Algarve Cup Final which the U.S. WNT won 2-0 for the tournament title
Krieger and Engen Tally First International Goals as U.S. WNT Defeats China PR 5-0 at Algarve Cup in Portugal
Playing with an almost entirely different lineup from the first game of the 2013 Algarve Cup, the U.S. Women’s National Team defeated China PR 5-0 at Estadio Municipal.
The U.S. Women’s National Team will open its 18th Algarve Cup in Portugal on March 6 with a match against Iceland at Municipal Stadium in Albufeira. It will be the first tournament match under head coach Tom Sermanni, who kicked off his tenure with two convincing wins against his home country of Scotland in February.
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The U.S. Women's National Team defeated China PR 4-1 in the 10th and final game of the Fan Tribute Tour, Presented by Panasonic. Abby Wambach (2), Megan Rapinoe and Sydney Leroux scored the goals at FAU Stadium in Boca Raton, Fla.
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Post-game quotes from U.S. Women's National Team players after the 4-1 win against China PR to close out 2012.
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Tickets for U.S. Women’s National Team Fan Tribute Tour Match in Portland, Ore., on Sale Saturday, Nov. 3
Tickets for the U.S. Women’s National Team match against the Republic of Ireland on Nov. 28 in Portland, Ore., go on sale to the public starting Saturday, Nov. 3, at 10 a.m. PT. The game, which is part of the U.S. WNT Fan Tribute Tour, presented by Panasonic, kicks off at 7 p.m. PT at JELD-WEN Field, the home of Major League Soccer’s Portland Timbers.
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U.S. Women's National Team players Abby Wambach, Alex Morgan, Carli Lloyd and Megan Rapinoe have been named to a 10-woman shortlist for the FIFA Women's World Player of the Year award. Additionally, former U.S. WNT head coach Pia Sundhage and U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team head coach Steve Swanson have been named to the shortlist for FIFA World Coach of the Year for Women's Soccer. The top three finalist will be announced on Nov. 29, while the winners will be announced on Jan. 7, 2013 at the FIFA Ballon d'Or gala in Zurich.
The match between the world’s top two FIFA-ranked teams lived up to the hype as the No. 1 U.S. Women’s National Team played No. 2 Germany to a 1-1 draw in front of a sellout crowd of 19,522 at Toyota Park in the Fan Tribute Tour, presented by Panasonic. Abby Wambach scored her 147th career goal off of an Alex Morgan assist in the second minute to account for the scoring for the 2012 London Olympic gold medalists.
The FIFA Women's World Rankings were started in 2003 and since then, just two countries have been full-time residents of the top two spots. Those two women's soccer powers will square off twice in October with the first match on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. CT at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Ill.