Fuzzy numbers are muddying the waters in the USWNT’s equal-pay fight

As the USWNTs equal-pay lawsuit moves toward mediation, both sides are using crowds subject to interpretation and spin US Soccer’s attached to an open letter from federation chairwoman Carlos Cordeiro, was comprehensive, and the numbers were also reviewed by an…

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USA carried social and sporting burdens at the World Cup. They won anyway

Complacency, criticizes from Donald Trump and the battle for equal remunerate were supposed to catch up with the Americans. They still face-lift the trophy There were plenty of reasons to expect the US wouldn’t repeat as Women’s World Cup champions….

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USA relish ‘a total circus’ as they set up France World Cup showdown

Arguably the two best teams at the World cup finals will convene in the quarter-finals. And the reigning champs got the test they perhaps needed against Spain on Monday The US are through to the quarter-final of the World Cup…

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The knockout stages of a World Cup are a whole different kind of pressure | Hope Solo

Everything goes up a few more notches in the knockout stages, where a potential quarter-final between France and the US could be one of the most epic coincides in the history of womens football As a musician, I adored the…

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USA aim golf-clap at their celebration critics and show their steel

Carli Lloyd feted her objectives on Sunday like she was on the golf course. And while her team are creepy in strike the quality of their defence is still a mystery In a cause that surprised no one, the controversy…

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How the 1999 World Cup champions’ biggest win came at the bargaining table

A staredown between the US womens national squad and US Soccer over the 1999 forces victory safarus changed the relationship between the team and their boss forever On the morning after the national team won the 1999 World Cup, the…

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Why the US men will never win the World Cup (and that’s OK)

The dream of USA dominating world football has been a dream for years. But structural and cultural issues ensure it wont happen anytime soon It’s only a matter of time, they tell us. The strong economy. The changing demographics. All…

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The top US sports stories of 2017: NFL, Conor McGregor and Dennis Rodman

After a thrilling 2016, sports fans might have expected an anticlimax. Instead, they got battles, clashes and an NFL storyline that loped and ran Sports fans had such a exhilarating 2016- with the NBA finals and World Series both culminating…

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