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FIFA Women's World Cup

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  • World Cup 2011: Howard County girls learn soccer lessons from World Cup pros

    World Cup 2011: Howard County girls learn soccer lessons from World Cup pros
    It's not every day that a pack of female athletes comes barreling into the public consciousness as dramatically as the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team has in the past two weeks, sliding past opponents in the FIFA Women's World Cup with a passion and...
  • American women showing true grit at World Cup

    American women showing true grit at World Cup
    Despite a driving rain and chilly temperatures at the Women's World Cup semifinal in Monchengladbach, Germany this week, the victory of the American team over the French sent rays of hope to serious and occasional soccer fans around the nation. On...
  • Success of U.S. women's soccer program years in the making

    Success of U.S. women's soccer program years in the making
    It was an hour or so after the game, on the ride back to the team hotel, that Alex Morgan found a moment to reminisce. Her second-half goal had helped the United States defeat France, earning a spot in the Women's World Cup final Sunday, but Morgan was...
  • Despite U.S. loss in final, World Cup motivates Howard County girls on road to nationals

    Despite U.S. loss in final, World Cup motivates Howard County girls on road to nationals
    Suddenly, their heroes had lost. The 13 teenaged girls had gathered Sunday, July 17 to watch the United States play Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup final. They'd been confident of a win by the United States, but Japan's equalizing goal with a...
  • Patriotic soccer fans pack restaurant to watch Cup game

    Patriotic soccer fans pack restaurant to watch Cup game
    High-spirited soccer fans, many with their families, jammed the Gunpowder Lodge restaurant and bar on U.S. 1 Sunday to watch the Women's World Cup final that pitted the U.S. team against Japan. The Kingsville establishment overlooking the Big Gunpowder...
  • Coffee Companion -- 7/18: U.S. women lose in a heart-breaker

    Coffee Companion -- 7/18: U.S. women lose in a heart-breaker
    Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.  Running it back: A...
  • Notebook: U.S. men to play Brazil in friendly at FedEx on May 30

    The U.S. men's national soccer team will play Brazil in a May 30 friendly at FedEx Field in Landover, the five-time World Cup champion's first visit to the Washington area since 1998 and the Americans' debut at the Redskins' stadium. The game will...
  • Has women's soccer gained any respect?

    Buzz won't last long Grahame L. Jones Los Angeles Times Consider the koi, a suitable comparison because Japan won the Women's World Cup. It now and then rises to the surface for a gulp of air, then sinks again into the depths. So it is with women's...
  • Top women players tell FIFA: World Cup on turf is discriminatory

    TORONTO (Reuters) - Some of the world's top women soccer players say FIFA's proposal to play the 2015 Women's World Cup finals in Canada on artificial turf instead of grass is discriminatory and violates human rights. The World Cup finals for men and...
  • World Cup: Ratings winner to the end

    World Cup: Ratings winner to the end
    UPDATED: World Cup fever remained strong to the end in the nation and in Central Florida. Germany's 1-0 victory over Argentina in the final drew huge audiences for ABC and Univision. The match attracted 26.5 million total viewers: 17.3 million on...
  • World Cup Final Nets 26.5 Million Viewers in the U.S.

    Team USA may have been eliminated a few weeks ago, but Americans remained interested in this year's World Cup to the end. Sunday's FIFA World Cup Final between Germany and Argentina averaged an impressive 26.5 million viewers on ABC and Univision,...
  • 'Matador' mixes soccer, spies and sangria in fun retro style

    'Matador' mixes soccer, spies and sangria in fun retro style
    You've got another four years to wait for the FIFA World Cup, and a year for the Women's World Cup, but you won't have to wait very long at all for "Matador," a spy story with a soccer setting and Latin twist and the second original series from Robert...