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A Look Back at USWNT in the Lone Star State

  The USWNT returns to the Lone Star State for two friendlies against Russia, a team preparing for this summer’s Women’s Euro Championship. The defending Women’s World Cup champs play Russia first in Frisco, the home of FC Dallas, tonight (7:30 pm CT, FS1) and then Sunday in Houston at BBVA Compass Stadium (1 pm CT, ESPN). Tickets […]

A Look At Women’s Olympic Top Scorers

Carli Lloyd celebrates scoring a goal against T&T in Olympic qualifying in February. Credit: Gia Quilap.   In the first two matchdays of women’s Olympic soccer, a total of 37 goals were scored by twenty-seven different players. Cristiane added to her Olympic-record goal total, and sbe and Brazilian teammate Marta joined Germany’s Birgit Prinz as […]

Last Time We Met: USWNT v Colombia

Tonight the USWNT face Colombia in the first of two friendlies. The first match will be played in E. Hartford, Connecticut; coverage begins 6 pm CT on Fox Sports 1 and kickoff will be at 6:30 pm. The second match will be played Sunday, April 10th in Chester, Pennsylvania, airing at 1 pm on ESPN. […]

A Look Back: USWNT v Germany

                        Only two teams have been ranked number one in the world by FIFA since the official rankings began in July 2003 – the USWNT and Germany. These two powerhouses of women’s soccer have met 32 times before tomorrow’s SheBelieves Cup finale, but have never […]

Top WoSo Crowds in Space City

The USWNT take on Trinidad & Tobago tonight at BBVA Compass Stadium in the semifinals of the CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament with a spot in the Rio Olympics up for grabs. The team has played in the Houston area four times previously, but this match is the team’s first non-friendly in the Space City. […]

A Look Back: USWNT v Mexico Moments

Saturday, Mexico held the USWNT to a 1-0 scoreline in what was almost El Tri’s first time to keep the Americans off the scoreboard. The teams have met 34 times in 25 years, with the USWNT earning a 32-1-1 record against Mexico. Here’s a brief look at some of the key matchups in this CONCACAF rivalry. April […]

By The Numbers: USWNT in 2015

  IN A NUTSHELL The USWNT played 26 games against 20 different opponents in 5 countries, scoring 74 goals and allowing only 12. The team lost just 2 games in 2015 – its first match against France on February 8 and its last match against China on December 16. They won 20 matches and tied […]

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