Author Archive for Caitlin Murray at Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims


USA edge past gritty Spain to set up mouthwatering quarter-final with France

As it happened: Beau Dure’s minute-by-minute reportThe hype around the US finally appears to be waning, even as the Americans beat a resilient Spain side 2-1 on Monday with the help of two penalties. Both spot kicks were scored by Megan Rapinoe to put …


Ruthless USA break World Cup record as they hit 13 past hapless Thailand

It was clear what kind of match this would be a few seconds before the whistle blew. The US put seven attacking players on the halfway line while just three defenders hung back with the goalkeeper. Once the game started, those seven US players sprinted…