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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Five things we learned from Rio Olympics women's footballin the group stage before a 2-2 draw with 24th world ranked Colombia. Missing
Five things we learned from Rio Olympics women's football
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
in the group stage before a 2-2 draw with 24th world ranked Colombia. Missing the presence of retired all-time top scorer Abby Wambach, the Americans were over-reliant on captain Carli Lloyd, now also 34, offering hope to others that they can be... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Canada wins women's soccer bronze with 2-1 win over Brazilmost World Cup goals with 15 and also has 10 Olympic goals, tying her for third
Canada wins women's soccer bronze with 2-1 win over Brazil
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
most World Cup goals with 15 and also has 10 Olympic goals, tying her for third on the career list with former U.S. forward Abby Wambach. But Brazil was ousted from a shot at the gold-medal match 4-3 on penalties after a scoreless draw against... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Canada wins women's soccer bronze with 2-1 win over Brazilmost World Cup goals with 15 and also has 10 Olympic goals, tying her for third
Canada wins women's soccer bronze with 2-1 win over Brazil
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 days ago
most World Cup goals with 15 and also has 10 Olympic goals, tying her for third on the career list with former U.S. forward Abby Wambach. But Brazil was ousted from a shot at the gold-medal match 4-3 on penalties after a scoreless draw against... Read more
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New York Post
US women’s soccer is totally fed up with Hope Sololoss, played the gracious counterpart to Solo’s sore loser with remarks she pos
US women’s soccer is totally fed up with Hope Solo
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
loss, played the gracious counterpart to Solo’s sore loser with remarks she posted on Twitter after the game. Neither does Abby Wambach, the longtime face of US women’s soccer, who showed up — subtweeted, you might say — Solo with her compliments... Read more
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Mashable
How Sweden women's soccer became the most evilly exquisite Olympics villainsSweden side, while talented, doesn't feature the same ability those U.S. teams
How Sweden women's soccer became the most evilly exquisite Olympics villains
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
Sweden side, while talented, doesn't feature the same ability those U.S. teams did. There's no one like the now-retired Abby Wambach, a forward who anchored Sundhage's U.S. sides and scored more international goals than any soccer player ever,... Read more
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CTV News
Canadian women to go for soccer bronze again after losing 2-0 to Germanyyears ago, the Canadians were up 3-2 with 10 minutes remaining when the America
Canadian women to go for soccer bronze again after losing 2-0 to Germany
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
years ago, the Canadians were up 3-2 with 10 minutes remaining when the Americans were awarded a controversial penalty. Abby Wambach converted the spot kick and Alex Morgan delivered the dagger in extra time for a 4-3 win. Captain Christine... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Brazil's Marta isn't finishing the Olympics as she'd hopedShe has the most World Cup goals with 15. She has 10 Olympic goals, tying her f
Brazil's Marta isn't finishing the Olympics as she'd hoped
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
She has the most World Cup goals with 15. She has 10 Olympic goals, tying her for third on the career list with Abby Wambach of the U.S. But what Marta doesn't have in her storied career is a major international title. At 33, it is... Read more
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FIFA
Déjà vu and payback as medal matches decidedto Pia and the Swedish team for reaching the final. It's never how you get ther
Déjà vu and payback as medal matches decided
FIFA / Posted 8 days ago
to Pia and the Swedish team for reaching the final. It's never how you get there, just as long as you do. #respect Abby Wambach, former USA international and gold medal winner in 2004 and 2012. Friday 19 August Bronze medal match Brazil... Read more
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CTV News
Canadian women's soccer returns to semifinals in Rio4-3 overtime loss to the United States in the London semifinals. Sinclair scor
Canadian women's soccer returns to semifinals in Rio
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
4-3 overtime loss to the United States in the London semifinals. Sinclair scored all three of Canada's goals, but Abby Wambach nailed a penalty kick shortly after a questionable call -- the Canadian goalkeeper was flagged with the rarely... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Canadian women's soccer returns to Olympic semifinals4-3 overtime loss to the United States in the London semifinals. Sinclair scor
Canadian women's soccer returns to Olympic semifinals
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
4-3 overtime loss to the United States in the London semifinals. Sinclair scored all three of Canada's goals, but Abby Wambach nailed a penalty kick shortly after a questionable call - the Canadian goalkeeper was flagged with the rarely... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Changes mark scholastic seasonthe Cup and the Olympic gold back to back. Very noticeable was the powerful fin
Changes mark scholastic season
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
the Cup and the Olympic gold back to back. Very noticeable was the powerful finishing headers provided by the now retired Abby Wambach in the World Cup and the London Olympic Games, where they won gold. Tom Schmitt writes a monthly soccer column... Read more
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Goal.com
Rio Olympics: Three takeaways from the USWNT's shock quarterfinal loss to SwedenWENT TOO DIRECT All of that said, the American approach against Sweden left so
Rio Olympics: Three takeaways from the USWNT's shock quarterfinal loss to Sweden
Goal.com / Posted 12 days ago
WENT TOO DIRECT All of that said, the American approach against Sweden left something to be desired. Aerial specialist Abby Wambach may have retired in December, but when faced with a bunkered-in defense, this U.S. team still resorts to hopeful... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
KTVZ Bend / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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The News & Observer
For first time, U.S. women’s soccer goes home empty handed – DeCockwould have provided a veteran influence this team desperately needed after the
For first time, U.S. women’s soccer goes home empty handed – DeCock
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
would have provided a veteran influence this team desperately needed after the post-World Cup retirement of players like Abby Wambach, Shannon Boxx and Lori Chalupny as well as a wave of injured and otherwise unavailable players that left only... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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News 8000
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
News 8000 / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
KTXS Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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KECI Missoula
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
WLKY Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerAmericans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning the
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 12 days ago
Americans are playing with 11 Olympic newcomers on its roster after winning their third World Cup in July 2015. Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday were among the players who retired in the past year, and the team is also missing Christine... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
A friend is now a foe, but does it spell trouble for the Americans?was quoted in the New York Times making comments critical of midfielder Carli L
A friend is now a foe, but does it spell trouble for the Americans?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
was quoted in the New York Times making comments critical of midfielder Carli Lloyd, goalkeeper Hope Solo and forward Abby Wambach, who has since retired. Lloyd took exception to Sundhage’s description of her as “a challenge to coach” and a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
U.S. women to face Sweden, and their former coach Pia Sundhage, in soccer quarterfinalswas quoted in the New York Times making comments critical of midfielder Carli L
U.S. women to face Sweden, and their former coach Pia Sundhage, in soccer quarterfinals
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
was quoted in the New York Times making comments critical of midfielder Carli Lloyd, goalkeeper Hope Solo and forward Abby Wambach, who has since retired. Lloyd took exception to Sundhage’s description of her as “a challenge to coach” and a... Read more
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Salon.com
History finally sinks in for Mallory Pughdown from the 29.5-year average of the team that won the World Cup in Canada la
History finally sinks in for Mallory Pugh
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
down from the 29.5-year average of the team that won the World Cup in Canada last summer. Several veterans, including Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday, have since retired from the team that beat Japan 5-2 for the World Cup title. Sydney Leroux... Read more
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KECI Missoula
History finally sinks in for Mallory Pughdown from the 29.5-year average of the team that won the World Cup in Canada la
History finally sinks in for Mallory Pugh
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
down from the 29.5-year average of the team that won the World Cup in Canada last summer. Several veterans, including Abby Wambach and Lauren Holiday, have since retired from the team that beat Japan 5-2 for the World Cup title. Sydney Leroux... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Abby Wambach: “I’m A Recovering Soccer Player”Abby Wambach spent 14 electrifying years leading the U.S. women’s national socc
Abby Wambach: “I’m A Recovering Soccer Player”
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
Abby Wambach spent 14 electrifying years leading the U.S. women’s national soccer team to Olympic and World Cup victories. She talks about taking on wage inequality, the importance of her image, and why retiring is like being fired—and being... Read more
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FIFA
Inaugural FIFA Diversity Award to be presented at Soccerexanti-discrimination in sport. This jury include former Dutch international Clar
Inaugural FIFA Diversity Award to be presented at Soccerex
FIFA / Posted 13 days ago
anti-discrimination in sport. This jury include former Dutch international Clarence Seedorf; FIFA Women’s World Cup™ winner Abby Wambach; former captain of the German national team Thomas Hitzlsperger; FIFA Council members Moya Dodd and Constant... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Who is...Katie Bam2010, Bam was awarded the Sportswoman of the Year by the Women’s Sports Foundat
Who is...Katie Bam
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 14 days ago
2010, Bam was awarded the Sportswoman of the Year by the Women’s Sports Foundation, an award Mia Hamm, Serena Williams and Abby Wambach have also earned. In 2015, she married former South African field hockey player and 2008 Olympian Marvin Bam.... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
If USWNT's Olympic dominance is predictable, attacking evolution is notdied by the output of a few singular attacking talents. You know the names. Her
If USWNT's Olympic dominance is predictable, attacking evolution is not
Yahoo Sports / Posted 14 days ago
died by the output of a few singular attacking talents. You know the names. Here they are anyway: Michelle Akers; Mia Hamm; Abby Wambach. For a time, it seemed like Alex Morgan would follow in their footsteps. But a series of ankle injuries and a... Read more
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OJornal News
Brazil’s other No. 10 _ Marta _ is getting respectShe has the most World Cup goals with 15. She has 10 Olympic goals, tying her f
Brazil’s other No. 10 _ Marta _ is getting respect
OJornal News / Posted 14 days ago
She has the most World Cup goals with 15. She has 10 Olympic goals, tying her for third on the career list with Abby Wambach. But what Marta doesn’t have in her storied career is a major international title. Given the struggles on the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
No win? No problem for the U.S. women’s soccer teammedals both times. There was history between the two teams. They played each o
No win? No problem for the U.S. women’s soccer team
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
medals both times. There was history between the two teams. They played each other in London, when Lady Andrade punched Abby Wambach in the eye and was suspeneded. On Tuesday, Colombia fought bravely, but was eliminated, earning just one point.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
No win? No problem for the U.S. women’s soccer teammedals both times. There was history between the two teams. They played each o
No win? No problem for the U.S. women’s soccer team
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
medals both times. There was history between the two teams. They played each other in London, when Lady Andrade punched Abby Wambach in the eye and was suspeneded. On Tuesday, Colombia fought bravely, but was eliminated, earning just one point.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Marta, Brazil’s other No. 10, is getting respectShe has the most World Cup goals with 15. She has 10 Olympic goals, tying her f
Marta, Brazil’s other No. 10, is getting respect
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
She has the most World Cup goals with 15. She has 10 Olympic goals, tying her for third on the career list with Abby Wambach. But what Marta doesn’t have in her storied career is a major international title. Given the struggles on the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mark Purdy's Rio Games Guide: USA women's gymnastics team takes center stageOlympics, Colombia star Lady Andrade became frustrated during the USA's 3-0 vic
Mark Purdy's Rio Games Guide: USA women's gymnastics team takes center stage
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
Olympics, Colombia star Lady Andrade became frustrated during the USA's 3-0 victory and sucker-punched American captain Abby Wambach, earning Andrade a two-game ban. Then, in a 2015 World Cup game that resulted in a 2-0 win by the Americans,... Read more
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Philly.com
Carli Lloyd just keeps on being Carli Lloyd at the OlympicsAmerican player to score multiple goals in three Olympics. Lloyd has eight car
Carli Lloyd just keeps on being Carli Lloyd at the Olympics
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
American player to score multiple goals in three Olympics. Lloyd has eight career Olympic goals, second among Americans to Abby Wambach, who collected 10 before her retirement last year. Overall, Lloyd has 90 career goals. Of course, Lloyd is best... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mark Purdy's Rio Games Guide:Olympics, Colombia star Lady Andrade became frustrated during the USA's 3-0 vic
Mark Purdy's Rio Games Guide:
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
Olympics, Colombia star Lady Andrade became frustrated during the USA's 3-0 victory and sucker-punched American captain Abby Wambach, earning Andrade a two-game ban. Then, in a 2015 World Cup game that resulted in a 2-0 win by the Americans,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Carli Lloyd just keeps on being Carli Lloyd at the OlympicsAmerican player to score multiple goals in three Olympics. Lloyd has eight car
Carli Lloyd just keeps on being Carli Lloyd at the Olympics
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
American player to score multiple goals in three Olympics. Lloyd has eight career Olympic goals, second among Americans to Abby Wambach, who collected 10 before her retirement last year. Overall, Lloyd has 90 career goals. Of course, Lloyd is best... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
The 11 questions to ask yourself when you feel uninspiredfor a week, who would it be? Who we admire is a huge indicator of who we secre
The 11 questions to ask yourself when you feel uninspired
Guelph Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
for a week, who would it be? Who we admire is a huge indicator of who we secretly would like to become. Do you look up to Abby Wambach, Hillary Clinton, Victoria Beckham, Matt Lauer, Erin Burnett? Review who you obsess over — it's a bright,... Read more
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Salon.com
Brazil’s other No. 10 _ Marta _ is getting respectShe has the most World Cup goals with 15. She has 10 Olympic goals, tying her f
Brazil’s other No. 10 _ Marta _ is getting respect
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
She has the most World Cup goals with 15. She has 10 Olympic goals, tying her for third on the career list with Abby Wambach. But what Marta doesn’t have in her storied career is a major international title. Given the struggles on the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Carli Lloyd just keeps on being Carli Lloyd at the OlympicsAmerican player to score multiple goals in three Olympics. Lloyd has eight car
Carli Lloyd just keeps on being Carli Lloyd at the Olympics
Brandon Sun / Posted 16 days ago
American player to score multiple goals in three Olympics. Lloyd has eight career Olympic goals, second among Americans to Abby Wambach, who collected 10 before her retirement last year. Overall, Lloyd has 90 career goals. Of course, Lloyd is best... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Carli Lloyd just keeps on being Carli Lloyd at the OlympicsAmerican player to score multiple goals in three Olympics. Lloyd has eight car
Carli Lloyd just keeps on being Carli Lloyd at the Olympics
KECI Missoula / Posted 16 days ago
American player to score multiple goals in three Olympics. Lloyd has eight career Olympic goals, second among Americans to Abby Wambach, who collected 10 before her retirement last year. Overall, Lloyd has 90 career goals. Of course, Lloyd is best... Read more
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