March 25, 2014

Hope Solo visits the Etihad

There are few, if any, more famous faces in the game than US international goalkeeper Hope Solo, who paid a special visit to the Etihad Stadium to watch City’s 5-0 win over Fulham. It was a busy day for the Seattle Reign stopper, who appeared in front of fans at the BT City Square, met…

March 12, 2014

U.S. WNT Blanks Korea DPR 3-0 for Seventh Place at Algarve Cup

PARCHAL, Portugal (March 12, 2014) – The U.S. Women’s National Team won its final game of the 2014 Algarve Cup, taking seventh place in the tournament with a 3-0 victory against Korea DPR on two goals from Abby Wambach and a late clincher from Heather O’Reilly. Continue Reading…(US Soccer)

March 7, 2014

U.S. WNT Drops Second Match of 2014 Algarve Cup

ALBUFEIRA, Portugal (March 7, 2014) – For the second straight match at the Algarve Cup, the U.S. Women’s National Team dominated in possession and scoring chances, but this time fell short in a 1-0 loss to Sweden that knocked the USA out of contention for a place in the championship game. Schelin’s goal came after…

March 6, 2014

U.S. WNT Faces Sweden in Crucial Group Match at Algarve Cup

U.S. WNT FACES SWEDEN IN CRUCIAL GROUP B MATCH: The U.S. Women’s National Team will face Sweden in the second Group B match at the Algarve Cup for both teams, with the USA needing a win to stay on track for the championship game. The first meeting between the USA and Sweden since last year’s Algarve…

March 5, 2014

USWNT open Algarve Cup with draw vs. rival Japan

The United States women’s national team opened their 2014 Algarve Cup campaign with a 1-1 draw against defending FIFA World Cup champions Japan in the first Group B match on Wednesday. Sydney Leroux scored USA’s lone goal in the 59th minute, beating Japan goalkeeper Erina Yamane and slotting home an open rebound with ease. Leroux came close…

March 4, 2014

U.S. WNT Opens 21st Algarve Cup with Marquee Matchup Against Japan

U.S. WNT OPENS 21ST ALGARVE CUP WITH MARQUEE MATCHUP VS. JAPAN: The U.S. Women’s National Team will open its 19th Algarve Cup in Portugal on March 5 with a match against Japan at Belavista Municipal Stadium in Parchal (7:45 a.m. ET). The marquee opening fixture of the 12-team tournament will pit the finalists from the last…