Jill Ellis has named two new captains for the United States Women’s National Team. Carli Lloyd, who was named U.S. Soccer’s Female Player of the Year, and Becky Sauerbrunn, who started all games in the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup, were the two named by Ellis for captaincy. They replace Christie Rampone, who is currently battling a knee injury after undergoing surgery, and Abby...
Coach Jill Ellis has marked the start of a new era for the United States women's national team with a change in on-the-field leadership.Ellis has tabbed Carli Lloyd and Becky Sauerbrunn as the team's new captains, with Lloyd set to wear the armband when both players are on the field."I never thought I would be captaining the national team, but I'm humbled and it's an amazing honor...
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ST. LOUIS -- The United States women's national team will return to St. Louis to make its Busch Stadium debut this spring. The team announced Monday its April 4 game on FOX Sports 1 against New Zealand will be the first of four games the United States plays on home soil before its 2015 World Cup opener against Australia on June 8 in Winnipeg, Canada. It's the first US appearance...
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) Brazil's women's soccer team drew 0-0 with the United States on Sunday to win the International Tournament of Brasilia. Brazil had the tiebreaker in the final because it finished with the best result in group play at the four-team competition in the nation's capital. The hosts controlled possession during most of the match but it was the U.S. that came close...
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