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PHOTOS: USWNT wins CONCACAF in style

PHOTOS: USWNT wins CONCACAF in style

The Equalizer Staff October 28, 2014 0

The United States women clinched their seventh CONCACAF title on Sunday, the same day that Mexico earned a World Cup berth and Costa Rica celebrated second place and a historic qualification from two days

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Life after CONCACAF: Major tests still await USWNT on road to World Cup

Life after CONCACAF: Major tests still await USWNT on road to World Cup

Jeff Kassouf October 26, 2014 27

PHILADELPHIA – There was a candid moment on Sunday evening at PPL Park on the banks of the Delaware River, just before the United States women’s national team lifted their trophy for winning the

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Wambach lifts USWNT to 7th CONCACAF crown

Wambach lifts USWNT to 7th CONCACAF crown

Jeff Kassouf October 26, 2014 188

PHILADELPHIA – Abby Wambach is the world’s all-time leading goal-scorer. She owns two Olympic gold medals and a FIFA World Player of the Year trophy. But as she is so often reminded, she’s never

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FIFA unveils Women’s World Player of Year shortlist

FIFA unveils Women’s World Player of Year shortlist

Jeff Kassouf October 24, 2014 180

FIFA unveiled the shortlists for Women’s World Player of the Year and Coach of the Year on Friday, and as usual there are some big names and interesting omissions. The 10 finalists for FIFA

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PHOTOS: USWNT cruises past Haiti in WCQ

PHOTOS: USWNT cruises past Haiti in WCQ

The Equalizer Staff October 21, 2014 0

The United States was far from perfect in Monday’s 6-0 win over Haiti, but there was finally some confidence and dominance to the team’s play, characteristics that lacked in the opening two matches. Highlights

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U.S. routs Haiti, now one game from World Cup

U.S. routs Haiti, now one game from World Cup

Dan Lauletta October 20, 2014 538

It was rarely pretty, but the United States has won Group A of the CONCACAF Women’s Championship.  The U.S. beat Haiti 6-0 Monday night at RFK Stadium and now sit on the cusp of

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USWNT opens World Cup qualifying with scrappy win over Trinidad & Tobago

USWNT opens World Cup qualifying with scrappy win over Trinidad & Tobago

The Equalizer Staff October 15, 2014 401

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The United States hardly looked like its dominant self on Wednesday, but Abby Wambach’s 54th minute goal was enough to lift the No. 1 team in the world past Trinidad

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USWNT still making tweaks ahead of Mexico rematch

USWNT still making tweaks ahead of Mexico rematch

Jeff Kassouf September 17, 2014 37

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Improving upon a performance that yields an 8-0 victory is hardly easy. Avoiding complacency against the same opponent six days later is equally challenging. And getting mentally and physically prepared for

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Solo sets shutout mark in 8-0 U.S. thumping of Mexico

Solo sets shutout mark in 8-0 U.S. thumping of Mexico

Dan Lauletta September 13, 2014 424

The United States blitzed Mexico, 8-0 in Sandy, Utah on Saturday to affirm regional dominance ahead of next month’s World Cup qualifying tournament where Mexico stands as their stiffest competition.  A large majority of

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USWNT rolls past Switzerland in first-ever meeting

USWNT rolls past Switzerland in first-ever meeting

The Equalizer Staff August 20, 2014 229

CARY, N.C. — The United States women’s national team defeated Switzerland, 4-1 on Wednesday at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C., extending the Americans’ home unbeaten streak to 85 games. Megan Rapinoe, Carli Lloyd,

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