Monday, July 6, 2015
The U.S. coach again pushed the right buttons as the Americans secured the World Cup trophy with an emphatic win over Japan, writes Thomas Floyd.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
The American soccer icon can finally claim a World Cup crown as the U.S. faces Japan in Sunday's final.
Friday, July 3, 2015
The U.S. midfielder says the outgoing FIFA president shouldn't earn plaudits for merely "doing the right thing" when promoting women's soccer.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
The U.S. national team wasn't at its best early in this World Cup, but coach Jill Ellis started pulling the right strings at the right time, writes Thomas Floyd.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Playing two new positions, the veteran scored for the third straight game as the U.S. advanced to the World Cup final with a 2-0 win against Germany.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Carli Lloyd scored a controversial penalty kick moments after Celia Sasic missed from the spot as the U.S. booked a trip to the final with a 2-0 win over Germany.
Jill Ellis has some tough choices to make against top-ranked Germany as the U.S. looks for a second straight trip to the World Cup final.
Monday, June 29, 2015
Now is the time for U.S. coach Jill Ellis to play Morgan Brian, Carli Lloyd and Lauren Holiday together in a 4-2-3-1, writes Thomas Floyd.
Sunday, June 28, 2015
The U.S. national team will face Germany in Montreal on Tuesday in a battle of the top two teams in FIFA's world rankings.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
The 22-year-old thrived in an unfamiliar role as the U.S. notched a 1-0 quarterfinal win over China.
The veteran midfielder celebrated her 200th appearance for the U.S. with a goal in the 1-0 quarterfinal win against China.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Playing without Megan Rapinoe and Lauren Holiday, the U.S. national team faces a tough Women's World Cup quarterfinal against China.
The Americans have advanced to the quarterfinals without playing their best soccer, but they must be better if they want to win the World Cup crown, writes Thomas Floyd.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
The U.S. national team enters its quarterfinal against China having not conceded a goal since the opening victory over Australia.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
The striker scored her first goal of the tournament and drew a red card and penalty kick in the United States' 2-0 win over Colombia.
U.S. coach Jill Ellis must make some changes with Lauren Holiday and Megan Rapinoe suspended for the quarterfinals.
Monday, June 22, 2015
The Americans kick off the knockout round against a Colombia team with plenty to say about the U.S. in the media.
Sunday, June 21, 2015
The star striker feels she is finding her rhythm ahead of the United States' round of 16 clash with Colombia.
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Coach Jill Ellis and forward Alex Morgan downplayed Colombia star Lady Andrade's assertion that the U.S. has belittled its round of 16 opponent.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Goal runs down the key questions ahead of the United States' group stage finale against Nigeria.