In the latest episode of The Mixxed Zone, “The Keeper” Jen Cooper and longtime woso report Dan Lauletta review four significant women’s soccer matches that are “must-watch woso” for hardcore fans and newbies alike. Below are the links to the full match videos of each match. Enjoy the podcast, and enjoy the videos!
2003: WUSA Founders Cup III in San Diego
Washington Freedom vs. Atlanta Beat
Featured players: Abby Wambach, Mia Hamm, Charmaine Hooper, Briana Scurry, Steffi Jones, Siri Mullinix, Homare Sawa, Maribel Dominguez
2011: Women’s World Cup quarterfinal in Dresden, Germany
Brazil (Group D winner) vs. USA (Group C runner-up)
Featured players: Abby Wambach, Marta, Megan Rapinoe, Hope Solo, Christie Rampone, Ali Krieger
Full match video will be broadcast on Monday, April 20 at 1 pm CDT on FIFAtv.
2014: NWSL regular-season match in Boyds, MD
Washington Spirit vs. Chicago Red Stars
Featured players: Christen Press, Lori Chalupny, Ashlyn Harris, Ali Krieger, Crystal Dunn, Abby Erceg, Melissa Tancredi, Karina LeBlanc, Lori Lindsey, Yael Averbuch, Diana Matheson
2016 NWSL semifinal in Portland
Portland Thorns (#1 seed) vs. Western NY Flash (#4 seed)
Featured players: Lynn Williams, Tobin Heath, Emily Sonnett, Lindsey Horan, Christine Sinclair, Samantha Mewis, Sabrina D’Angelo, Jessica McDonald, Nadia Nadim, Allie Long, Michelle Betos, Abby Dahlkemper