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Timeline of a decades-long bond ruptured by World Cup drama

The decades-long relationship that fractured during the 2022 World Cup began on grass fields in northern New Jersey. It exploded into the public eye recently as a feud, a messy web of American soccer madness; but for over 30 years, it was as tight as could be. Danielle Reyna and Rosalind Berhalter “talked every day […]

USWNT World Cup roster and lineup projections as deadlines loom

AUSTIN, Texas — The U.S. women’s national team convened here last week with palpable stakes. This, one last training camp and two final friendlies before a World Cup roster is named, was a pivotal opportunity for individuals to prove value and, ultimately, realize dreams. And so, throughout the week, in drills and small-sided games, “the […]

USWNT wins the SheBelieves Cup, its truest 2023 World Cup tuneup

The U.S. women’s national team won the 2023 SheBelieves Cup with an unblemished record, and before we get to the caveats and concerns and reasons for World Cup worry, that’s worth appreciating. The USWNT welcomed continental giants to American shores for the four-team tournament, its truest 2023 World Cup tuneup. It played 270 minutes against […]

Canadian women’s soccer players threaten strike over ‘significant cuts’ to program in World Cup year

Canadian women’s national soccer team players are threatening to strike ahead of an upcoming tournament in the United States after Canada Soccer, the sport’s national governing body, decided to make “significant cuts” to their program, the players said Friday. In a statement posted to social media, the CSPA, the Canadian players’ association, said that it […]