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Christen Press: USA forward takes break from football to focus on mental health

United States forward Christen Press is to take a break from football in order to focus on her mental health. The 32-year-old, who left Manchester United in June and joined expansion team Angel City FC in the National Women's Soccer League, had not been included in the USA squad for their friendly double-header against Paraguay on September 16 and 21.
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Christen Press: USWNT loss to Sweden in Rio drives its quest for Olympic gold

TOKYO — Christen Press spat the words out with tired acknowledgement more than excitement. “In world championships,” she said, “we always play Sweden at some point.”. The Tokyo Olympics are no exception. The women’s national soccer team faced Sweden in six of the eight Women’s World Cups and twice in six Olympic tournaments, the last coming five years ago in Brazil when Sweden eliminated the U.S. on penalty kicks.

7 Fun Facts About World Cup Champ Christen Press, Who's Sure to Make Waves in Tokyo

There are a lot of championships and titles linked to soccer player Christen Press's name, but "global humanitarian" is probably the one we're most inspired by. You see, while Press may be a back-to-back FIFA Women's World Cup champion and two-time Olympian, she's also known for partnering with organizations and athletic programs that advocate for young athletes both on and off the field.

Soccer: Christen Press, U.S. women dominate Mexico

July 2 (UPI) -- Christen Press scored twice and the United States Women's National Team dominated Mexico for a 4-0 shutout victory in the team's second-to-last tune up match for the Tokyo Olympics. Press scored a goal in each half Thursday at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Conn. Midfielder Sam...

USWNT's Christen Press, Tobin Heath leave Manchester United after one season

Manchester United have confirmed that United States women's national team stars Christen Press and Tobin Heath have left the club after the completion of their one-year contracts. The two World Cup winners, who were announced as part of the USWNT's Olympic roster on Wednesday, joined United in September 2020 and...

Christen Press, Lynn Williams Score In 2-0 Friendly Win Over Nigeria

Christen Press is congratulated by teammates during the first half of their WNT Summer Series game at Q2 Stadium on June 16, 2021 in Austin, Texas. U.S. women’s soccer coach Vlatko Andonovski has no doubt been losing sleep trying to decide who’s in and who’s out of his 18-player roster for the Olympic Games, but he can rest easy knowing Christen Press is in his scoring attack.

Star forward Christen Press tackles inequity in gaming with fashion

Soon after sweeping the 2019 World Cup, four elite soccer players charged a different field: fashion. Launched that year by Megan Rapinoe, Tobin Heath, Meghan Klingenberg, and Christen Press, the cooperative label re—inc continues to make left turns. In its new Spring 2021 “Gamer” collection, for instance, the astroturf-shredding founders become 2D avatars. Choose your fighter.
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Manchester City women crush Manchester United; USWNT stars Christen Press, Abby Dahlkemper featured in derby

Manchester City defeated Manchester United 3-0 in FA Women's Super League on Friday in a match that featured several U.S. women's national team players, with center back Abby Dahlkemper and striker Christen Press earning starts for Manchester City and Manchester United, respectively. Rose Lavelle featured off the bench when she was subbed on in the 85th minute.