Wednesday, July 29, 2015
International soccer's all-time leading scorer has confirmed she plans to go for her third gold medal next summer in Brazil.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
The midfielder for the U.S. national team will make her first public appearance in Indiana since winning the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
The USA's victory tour after winning the World Cup will continue in September with matches in Michigan and Alabama.
Thursday, July 16, 2015
U.S. Soccer CEO Dan Flynn wants to use his influence to create better opportunity for women's soccer and higher compensation.
The U.S. women won the ESPY award for best team after their triumphant World Cup campaign.
Saturday, July 11, 2015
Taylor Swift brought the USWNT onstage at her concert Friday night and held the World Cup trophy in triumph.
Friday, July 10, 2015
The victory parade down New York's Canyon of Heroes for the U.S. women drew admiration of both girls and boys, a sign of the progress toward equality, writes Jesse Spector.
Thursday, July 9, 2015
The future looks bright for the U.S. national team after its World Cup title, with Abby Wambach and Co. passing the torch to a new generation.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
The newly minted champions will be honored Friday in the fabled "Canyon of Heroes" in lower Manhattan.
The midfielder announced her intention to spend more time focusing on family life.
The newly minted world champions took the stage in Los Angeles to thank fans for their support during their World Cup run.
The USWNT will receive $2 million for its tournament championship, which in itself, is dwarfed by the $9 million the USMNT earned in 2014.
Monday, July 6, 2015
The United States' 5-2 rout of Japan drew millions of television viewers, surpassing ratings from the iconic 1999 final.
The Golden Ball winner scored in every knockout-round game and notched a hat trick in the opening 16 minutes of the World Cup final win over Japan.
Left in disbelief at how the United States defeated Japan on Sunday, Abby Wambach was proud to be part of a win that had long eluded her, writes Simon Fudge.
Sunday, July 5, 2015
The American captain and goalkeeper both were recognized for individual honors after winning the Women's World Cup.
Carli Lloyd was dominant as the U.S. jumped on Japan early and cruised to its first World Cup title since 1999.
Carli Lloyd scored a historic first-half hat trick to lead the U.S. women's national team against Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup final.
United States may be the favorite to win the Women's World Cup, but Japan coach Norio Sasaki has plans to unsettle it.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
The U.S. national team can win its first World Cup since 1999 with victory over Japan, which denied the Americans four years ago in Germany.