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Orlando tonight, USA faces Ecuador, more news

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Union begin two-game road trip tonight against Orlando. USMNT's Copa America preparations continue tonight against Ecuador. More news.

Readying for NYCFC, US faces Netherlands, more NT and FIFA news

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UNion bits ahead of Saturday's home game against NYCFC. National team and FIFA corruption scandal news.

“Frustrating”: Recaps & reaction to Union draw, HCI lose home opener, more

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Union look for positives after disappointing draw at PPL Park. Recap roundup. City Islanders lose in home opener. MLS and NWSL results wrap. More news.

Hack says DP option possible, Perez update, Reading United name new coach, more news

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John Hackworth on the Union's offseason approach to bolstering the roster. Latest on Pablo Perez. Reading United name new head coach. More news.

New Nowak allegations, Konopka rocks, AEG for sale, more news

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The Goalkeeper reports court documents say Peter Nowak "'may have improperly profited from player transactions." Getting ready for DC. Konopka goes to School of Rock. Company that owns LA Galaxy for sale. More.

U.S. Women's National Team

USWNT's Rampone unavailable for Japan friendlies

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The U.S. Women's National Team will have to make due without one of the squad's veteran talents at the backline when they take on Japan in their two upcoming friendlies.

Defender Christie Rampone has been ruled out of USWNT camp after theSky Blue FC player decided that she still wasn't ready to compete on the international stage following knee surgery at the end of 2015.

Morgan, Solo, Rampone headline USWNT roster ahead of Japan friendlies

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U.S. Women's National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named 25 players toparticipate in training camp prior to two matches against Japan in June.

The group of 25 players will get together on May 27, before Ellis will cut down the roster to 18 for each match.

Lloyd, Solo, Pugh headline USWNT roster for Olympic qualifying

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Head coach Jill Ellis has revealed her U.S. Women's National Team roster for the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament in February.

FIFA Women's World Player of the Year Carli Lloyd headlines the list of 20 players, but also included are Hope Solo, Alex Morgan and 17-year-old Mallory Pugh.

USWNT vs. Iceland TV/streaming info, lineup, previews, prediction, and gamethread

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With a win against Iceland today, the U.S. could seal their spot in the Algarve Cup final.

With six points in the bag, the U.S. women's national team are well-positioned to win their Algarve Cup group and advance to the tournament's final. It's on.

Kickoff time: 1:30 p.m. ET

Venue: Municipal Stadium (Lagos, Portugal)

TV/Streaming: Well, there is none for this game.

Heading to Clearwater, Delort rumors, Mbolhi/Algeria out of ACN, player notes, more

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Union head to Clearwater. Are Union after French striker Andy Delort? Mbolhi and Algeria knocked out of Africa Cup. Player notes and other Union bits. More.

Last Union game of 2014, prepping for offseason, USA v Mexico tonight at PPL Park, more

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Union season ends on Sunday in Columbus. Expansion draft notes. Okugo on his future. MLS ref suspended after fraud arrest. Women's World Cup qualification comes to PPL Park. More.

USWNT: Sermanni names 24-player squad for tough Algarve Cup test

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By DAN KARELL

U.S. Women's National Team head coach Tom Sermanni has selected a veteran squad to feature at the Algarve Cup in Portugal next month.

Though he's still far from decidingwhat his potential World Cup 2015 squad will be, Sermanni on Monday named a 24-player squad for the annual international competition featuring a number of regulars in the team such as Abby Wambach, Christie Rampone, and Hope Solo.

U.S. Soccer names USWNT best XI

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By CAITLIN MURRAY

The votes are in and U.S. Soccer has determined the U.S. Women's National Team's Best XI.

Making up the bulk of the Best XI is the group that won the World Cup in 1999 in front of a record-breaking crowd of more than 90,000 people at the Rose Bowl – a moment widely seen as putting women's soccer on the map in America.

Win a free Jozy Altidore or Christie Rampone Go Pro Workout Soccer Training Program

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The letter, depth, new numbers & fonts, NWSL draft, more news

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John Hackworth confirms Union trying to unload Adu in wide-ranging letter to season ticket holders. Is there more defensive depth than it appears to be? New jersey numbers, new font. NWSL draft, more morning news.

Alex Morgan U.S. Soccer 2012 Female Athlete of the Year

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Alex Morgan at 2011 Mia Hamm Celebrity Soccer Match (photo by Chris Wimmer)
CHICAGO (Dec. 3, 2012) - For their excellence at the highest levels of the sport, U.S. Soccer announced U.S. Women's National Team forward Alex Morgan as the 2012 Female Athlete of the Year and U.

Golden, Union youth secure club’s first trophy, no Indy in new women’s league, more news

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Reports and reaction to USWNT winning Olympic gold. Union U-17s win Generation adidas Cup. RIvas gets extra two game ban for Hoppenot headbutt. Independence owner says team has no plans at present to join new women's league.

USA goes for gold, KC wins OC, more news

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The USWNT faces Japan today for Olympic gold. Canada wins bronze with stoppage time goal. Kansas City wins US Open Cup final. Hoppenot says he's good to go on Sunday despite broken nose. Hackworth says Hoffman and Martinez are options for suspended McInerney. New US women's pro league announced. More news

USWNT: After Canada, A Golden Battle For Global Supremacy in London

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Neil W. Blackmon Oh, Canada! We don't need to remind you that Monday's semifinal was an absolute classic, an all-timer of a match that transcended women's sport and cemented a spot in U.S. Soccer and Olympic lore. We don't need to remind you of how overwhelmingly familiar the narrative was either, this team trailing and [.

USWNT: After Canada, A Golden Battle For Global Supremacy in London

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Neil W. Blackmon Oh, Canada! We don't need to remind you that Monday's semifinal was an absolute classic, an all-timer of a match that transcended women's sport and cemented a spot in U.S. Soccer and Olympic lore. We don't need to remind you of how overwhelmingly familiar the narrative was either, this team trailing and [.

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USA vs. Costa Rica TV/streaming, lineup, previews, prediction and gamethread

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The U.S. may have already punched their ticket for the World Cup, but there's still a trophy to be won.

Although the United States women's national team booked their tickets to Canada with their 3-0 win over Mexico on Friday, there's still one match left to play in the CONCACAF Women's Championship.

U.S. women reignite confidence, comfortably put 6 past Haiti

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After lackluster performances against Trinidad and Tobago and Guatemala, the U.S. women's national team ran away with a 6-0 win over Haiti to advance to the CONCACAF Women's Championship semifinals.

A 6-0 win over Haiti was more than enough for the U.S. women's national team to top their group in the 2014 CONCACAF Women's Championship, secure their spot in the semifinals, and guarantee at least a playoff berth for the 2015 Women's World Cup.

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Player announcement, counterattacking, Meulensten, Pfeffer scores again, Blake and Jamaica fall, much more

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Player announcement expected today. On the Union counterattack. More Muelensteen rumblings. Pfeffer scores in US U-20 draw with Argentina. ANdre Blake and Jamaica defeated by Canada. Much more.

More on Pfeffer loan, MLS news, rankings, ratings, is it 2013 yet?

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Yanks Abroad confirms Union have already picked up the 2014 option on Pfeffer's contract. Eastern PA USOC qualification recap. MLS Cup Final viewership numbers. Will Messi break Muller's record today? More.

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USWNT Names Roster For Midweek Friendly Against Switzerland

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U.S. Women's National Team head couch Jill Ellis has put together her 19-women roster for the August 20 friendly against Switzerland at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, North Carolina.

For all intensive purposes, it is a safe and predictable roster for Ellis, who narrowed her field from June's roster against France, when she called up 26 players.

US Women start year with a bang

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The US Women's National Team began 2013 with a 4-1 win over Scotland today in new head coach Tom Sermanni's first game in charge. Goals came courtesy of Christen Press (2), Shannon Boxx, and Sydney Leroux.

Jill Loyden started in goal, while the backline comprised Ali Krieger (returning after a lengthy absence due to injury), Christie Rampone, Becky Sauerbrunn, and Kelly O'Hara.

NWSL Announces List of 55 Allocated Players

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Where will They End Up?

The National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) has announced the list of 55 U.S., Canadian and Mexican National Team players that will be allocated to the eight clubs.

All 18 U.S. players on the gold medal-winning 2012 Olympic team are included in the allocation, while 13 of the Canadian players were part of the bronze medal-winning team.

Abby Wambach

The Call Up: Old Ladies Club…No Longer

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Every soccer girl dreams of getting a call up to the full women's national team to play alongside legends Christie Rampone, Abby Wambach, Shannon Box, and Hope Solo. Now the opportunity seems not far out of reach for many rising college and NWSL stars. New women's national team coach, Tom Sermanni, is giving younger players a chance.

Post-Game Uncut: Abby Wambach

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Abby Wambach:

Q: You were knocking on the door for most of the second half and you finally broke through, right?

AW: "That's the hard part about coming in for only a half, sometimes it takes you 90 minutes to put those chances away and it brings my respect level for what Sydney Leroux's been doing for this team for the past year, or year and a half, scoring as many goals as she has in the limited time that she's been getting.

US WNT Defeat China 4-1

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The US Women's National Team finish 2012 at 28-1-3 and end the year at #1 in the FIFA rankings. Abby Wambach scored two goals to come with in 6 of Mia Hamm's worldrecord of 158 goals.

Via Ussoccer.com:The U.S. Women's National Team defeated China PR 4-1 in front of 10,493 fans at Florida Atlantic University Stadium to cap off the 10-game 2012 Fan Tribute Tour, presented by Panasonic.

Germans rally for second straight draw vs. USWNT

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By GARRETT CLEVERLEY

It was an evening of rare events for the U.S. Women's National Team on Tuesday night.

The Americans almost always win when Abby Wambach scores a first-half goal, but Tuesday wasn't one of those matches. Christie Rampone rarely ever makes bad mistakes, but on Tuesday she committed an ugly blunder that led directly to a goal.

USA 2-1 Japan – Match Recap – Olympics – 9 August 2012

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The United States won their third straight Gold Medal with a 2-1 victory over Japan in the 2012 Olympics. It was a record crowd of over 80,000 at Wembley Stadium and a rematch of the 2011 Women's World Cup Final.

Carli Lloyd, who had recently lost her starting job, was the hero for the Americans with goals in the eighth minute and 54th minute.

El perfil de las tricampeonas olímpicas, EUA.

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Hablar de futbol femenil y no reconocer a Estados Unidos como una potencia mundial en este deporte; es imposible, desde su primera participación internacional en 1985 no han dejado de refrendar por que encabezan la Clasificación Mundial de la FIFA. Asimismo verlas en una final de Torneo Olímpico tampoco es de sorprenderse, ya que desde que el futbol femenil se instauro como deporte olímpico, ellas han logrado obtener la medalla de Oro en tres ocasiones.

USWNT face rivals Canada with spot in final on the line

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By FRANCO PANIZO

The U.S. women's national team are a step away from advancing to the final of the Olympic tournament, but they will have to go through a familiar opponent if they are to have a chance at fighting for gold.

USWNT vs New Zealand Match Diary

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In their quarterfinal against New Zealand today, the USWNT came away with a 2-0 win after looking by far the better side for the entire match. Abby Wambach scored yet again (if I were a betting man, er, woman.

The Rest

Golden chances go begging in Reign's scoreless draw

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Seattle once again held defensively stout but failed to find the net, as the offense that ruled the NWSL roost for two years still can't get into gear

The Seattle Reign leave New Jersey with a road point in hand, thanks to a scoreless draw this afternoon against Sky Blue. Despite the lack of goals, there was no lack of chances.

World Cup Qualified

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Carli Lloyd tallied twice while Christen Press joined her on the scoresheet to send the U.S. Women's National Team to the 2015 World Cup with Friday's 3-0 win over Mexico at PPL Park in Chester, Pa.

Lloyd scored her first inside of six minutes, then added her second in the 30th minute.

El XI ideal de todos los tiempos de la Selección Norteamericana

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En este 2013 se cumplieron 100 años de fundación de los equipos de fútbol soccer en Estados Unidos. Dentro de los festejos se decidió elegir al mejor XI de todos los tiempos, tanto varonil como femenil. La votación la realizaron 56 personas, entre medios de comunicación, ex-jugadores y técnicos, los cuales han elegido a las siguientes jugadoras.

Breakers Blasted by Sky Blue

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On Saturday, Sky Blue FC showed just how good they are by beating the Boston Breakers 5-1 at Yurcak Field.

It was the first time ever that the Breakers allowed five goals in a game and just their second loss of the season.

"We just didn't play well, and Sky Blue was very good," Breakers Head CoachLisa Colesaid in a team release.

Congrats to LeBron & a Look Back

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On Dec. 3, Sports Illustrated named Miami Heat and USA Basketball star LeBron James as its Sportsman of the Year.

As you may remember, Women's World Cup champions were the Sportswomen of the Year in 1999, so the U.S. WNT would like to welcome LeBron into the "club"! We think he would have made a mighty fine center-forward, center-back or goalkeeper for sure.