Megan Rapinoe

US ties Japan 2-2 in Women’s World Cup tuneup

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Alex Morgan scored her 99th international goal, but Yuka Momiki responded with a stoppage-time equalizer and Japan tied the United States 2-2 on Wednesday night in the SheBelieves Cup tuneup tournament for the Women’s World Cup. Megan Rapinoe also scored for the Americans in a rematch of the last two Women’s … Continue reading US ties Japan 2-2 in Women’s World Cup tuneup

FRISCO, Texas | US headed to Women’s World Cup with 6-0 win over Jamaica

FRISCO, Texas — Tobin Heath and Alex Morgan each scored twice in the first half and United States earned a spot in the World Cup next summer in France with a 6-0 victory over Jamaica on Sunday in the CONCACAF qualifying tournament. Heath’s first came in the first two minutes of the match and she … Continue reading FRISCO, Texas | US headed to Women’s World Cup with 6-0 win over Jamaica

ZURICH | 6 from Lyon, 3 in US league on FIFA best women’s player list

ZURICH  — Six players from European and French champion Lyon are among 10 candidates to win FIFA’s best women’s player award. The Lyon group includes captain Wendie Renard of France, plus Dzsenifer Marozsan and Saki Kumagai, the captains of Germany and Japan. Three candidates who play in the National Women’s Soccer League are United States … Continue reading ZURICH | 6 from Lyon, 3 in US league on FIFA best women’s player list