Category Archives: Women’s Soccer

Women’s World Cup discriminatory lawsuit filed against CSA and FIFA

The women’s group threatening to sue FIFA and CSA have finally done it, alleging gender discrimination for hosting the World Cup on artificial turf. Continue reading »

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USWNT to play in four-team December tournament in Brazil

The U.S. Women’s National Team will play in December’s International Tournament of Brasilia along with Brazil, Argentina and China PR. Continue reading »

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Who will Ellis call in for USWNT World Cup qualifiers?

SBI predicts who U.S. Women’s national team head coach Jill Ellis will call in for October’s CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers. Continue reading »

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Women players group issues “final notice” of lawsuit to FIFA, CSA on artificial turf

By CAITLIN MURRAY They have been threatening to sue for weeks, but now they¬†say a lawsuit is around the corner. The Abby Wambach-led group of players that is accusing FIFA and the Canadian Soccer Association of gender discrimination has called … Continue reading »

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Before recent wave of criticism, Hope Solo cautioned against making assumptions about her looming legal issues

Before the recent uproar over her continuing to play despite a criminal trial looming, U.S. Women’s goalkeeper Hope Solo told SBI that people should be careful with assumptions about her situation. Continue reading »

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Ellis finds World Cup roster answers as USWNT routs Mexico again

The USWNT again dismantled Mexico, giving coach Jill Ellis some answers as she prepares to name her roster for World Cup qualifiers next month. Continue reading »

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