Category Archives: 2011 Women’s World Cup

USA women steamroll Colombia at World Cup

  The U.S. women's national team sealed its place in the knockout rounds of the Women's World Cup with an emphatic 3-0 win against Colombia on Saturday. The Americans were coming off their tournament-opening 2-0 win against North Korea and … Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Neymar not for sale, Schelotto’s club relegated and more

As up-and-coming Brazilian star Neymar gets set for one of the more important summers of his career, his club has come out and said he is not for sale. Despite Santos attracting lucrative offers from some of the biggest clubs … Continue reading »

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Mid-Day Ticker: Man. City after Arsenal starters, La Masia closes and more

Manchester City bested Arsenal in the Premier League table last season, and now it's going after two of the Gunners' starters. Reports from England claim that City has "nearly" signed French left back Gael Clichy and is going hard after … Continue reading »

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Women’s World Cup: USA vs. North Korea (Your Running Commentary)

The U.S. Women's National Team begins its quest for the 2011 World Cup today against North Korea in the opening match for both teams (11:45am, ESPN). The Americans will be led by strikers Abby Wambach and Amy Rodriguez, as well … Continue reading »

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