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Category: USA women’s football team

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US Soccer has $162m in the bank. So where does all the money go?

The US Soccer Federation has huge cash assets but it may need to drain that fund with lawsuits looming, and the men’s team in need of revivalIn 2000, the US Soccer Federation was on shaky financial ground. A couple of business plans list ambitious idea…

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Megan Rapinoe calls for more investment in US women’s game

Two-time World Cup champion rips NWSL marketing ‘failure’Rapinoe also criticizes league’s new allocated fund provitionsTwo-time World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe has been at the forefront of the US women’s national team’s fight for gender pay equity but t…

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Megan Rapinoe calls for more investment in US women’s game

Two-time World Cup champion rips NWSL marketing ‘failure’Rapinoe also criticizes league’s new allocated fund provitionsTwo-time World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe has been at the forefront of the US women’s national team’s fight for gender pay equity but t…

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Carli Lloyd hits again as imperious USA overwhelm Costa Rica in 2019 finale

Carli Lloyd, Morgan Brian score in opening minutes of 6-0 winUSA finish 20-1-3 in 2019, ending on 23-match unbeaten streakLloyd scored twice in 3-2 victory over Sweden on ThursdayCarli Lloyd and Morgan Brian scored in the first 10 minutes and Lynn Will…

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Vlatko Andonovski could be just what the USA women need to stay on top

It’s been a meteoric rise for the 43-year-old Macedonian unknown outside Kansas City until a few years ago, but he may be the perfect choice to succeed Jill Ellis as USA managerHow do you take the reins from a manager who has won consecutive World Cups…

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Alex Morgan announces she’s due to give birth three months before Olympics

USA striker announces she’s pregnant with first childMorgan does not say if she will attempt to play in TokyoUSA international Alex Morgan announced she was pregnant with her first child on Tuesday and is due in April, three months before the 2020 Olym…

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We can gauge popularity of women’s football. Time to up the prize money | Suzanne Wrack

World Cup viewing figures debunk the myth that interest in the men’s game dwarfs the women’s. The ball is in Fifa’s courtThe announcement that viewing figures for the Women’s World Cup hit 1.12 billion is hugely impressive and raises vital questions ab…

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We can gauge popularity of women’s football. Time to up the prize money | Suzanne Wrack

World Cup viewing figures debunk the myth that interest in the men’s game dwarfs the women’s. The ball is in Fifa’s courtThe announcement that viewing figures for the Women’s World Cup hit 1.12 billion is hugely impressive and raises vital questions ab…

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We can gauge popularity of women’s football. Time to up the prize money | Suzanne Wrack

World Cup viewing figures debunk the myth that interest in the men’s game dwarfs the women’s. The ball is in Fifa’s courtThe announcement that viewing figures for the Women’s World Cup hit 1.12 billion is hugely impressive and raises vital questions ab…

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Carli Lloyd says she hit ‘rock bottom’ during last World Cup cycle

Player says diminished role with USWNT affected her37-year-old wants to make impact at 2020 OlympicsCarli Lloyd won her second World Cup with the US women’s national team this summer but it’s safe to say she did not enjoy the experience as much as her …

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Tigres to ban ‘pseudo fan’ who allegedly groped USA player Sofia Huerta after game

Man appeared to grope midfielder while posing for selfieMexican media say man has been identified and lawsuit filedMexican club Tigres says it intends to ban a supporter for life after he appeared to grope USA international Sofia Huerta after a friendl…

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Tearful Jill Ellis on her ‘unbelievable journey’ as USWNT coach – video

Jill Ellis has taken charge of her last game as US national team manager, leaving as the most successful coach in its history. During her tenure as coach, she won two Women’s World Cups and finished with a record of 106 victories out of 132 matches. An…

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Sydney Leroux back on pitch 93 days after giving birth to second child

• USA striker comes on as substitute for Orlando Pride• ‘I’m proud of myself – it was a long journey’It’s only been 93 days since she gave birth to her second child but World Cup winner and Olympic gold medallist Sydney Leroux is already back on the pi…

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Megan Rapinoe: the world’s best player in every sense of the word

The World Cup champion has been transcendent, on and off the field. Fifa had no other option but to name her the best women’s player on the planetBy the time Megan Rapinoe stood in Stade de Lyon after July’s World Cup final, arms outstretched like a st…

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Carli Lloyd received offer to kick in NFL preseason game, trainer says

Trainer says NFL team offered to add Lloyd to preseason rosterLloyd, 37, made several long field goals on training camp visitCarli Lloyd received an offer to kick in an NFL preseason game this week, her trainer told FOX Sports.Alas, Lloyd has plans, as…

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Carli Lloyd received offer to kick in NFL preseason game, trainer says

Trainer says NFL team offered to add Lloyd to preseason rosterLloyd, 37, made several long field goals on training camp visitCarli Lloyd received an offer to kick in an NFL preseason game this week, her trainer told FOX Sports.Alas, Lloyd has plans, as…

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Will Carli Lloyd open the door for the NFL’s first female player?

Women have been kicking in college for years, but the NFL remains a glass ceiling. Could last week’s viral video of the World Cup hero be a tipping point?Carli Lloyd’s well-publicized visit with the Philadelphia Eagles wasn’t her first appearance at an…

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World Cup winner Carli Lloyd nails 55-yard field goal at NFL practice – video

USA footballer Carli Lloyd has showed she could kick it in the NFL as well after drilling 55-yard field goals at a training camp. Lloyd, a Philadelphia Eagles fan, connected on several 40-yard attempts with room to spare, before hitting from 55 yards a…

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Carli Lloyd deserves ‘honest tryout’ after drilling 55-yard field goal at NFL practice

Lloyd drills long field goals during visit to Eagles training campHall of Fame scout Gil Brandt says Lloyd deserves ‘honest tryout’World Cup champion Carli Lloyd showed off her leg during a visit to Philadelphia Eagles training camp on Tuesday, drillin…

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The US team’s dispute over pay is a fight for women all over the world | Suzanne Wrack

The US Women’s National Team remains embroiled in a bitter row with US Soccer. The final outcome will affect every womanWhen discussing the breakdown in pay and compensation talks between US Soccer and the US Women’s National Team, the presenter on ABC…