#USA women's soccer

Washington Post

The U.S. women’s soccer team has always dazzled and entertained — until now

The U.S. women’s national soccer team on Tuesday qualified for the knockout stage of a major tournament, hardly newsworthy amid the rush of medals, upsets and complications at these Tokyo Olympics. The Americans always advance, whether it’s the Summer Games or World Cup, with an entertaining or efficient squad, at...
Washington Post

U.S. women’s soccer advances with 0-0 tie vs. Australia, deciding good enough is good enough

KASHIMA, Japan — A vexing question hovered over the United States women’s soccer team Tuesday evening: Is good enough good enough?. At major tournaments, the Americans cleave through the group stage. At these Olympics, they escaped it. The United States reached the quarterfinals with a 0-0 draw against Australia at Ibaraki Kashima Stadium, a result it engineered as much as it achieved.

PREVIEW: USWNT Takes on New Zealand in Second Match of Tokyo 2020 Olympics

After a disappointing loss to Sweden to open the Olympics, the U.S. Women’s National Team will look to bounce back against New Zealand when the teams meet on Saturday, July 24 on the second matchday of the Tokyo 2020 Games. Kickoff is at 8:30 p.m. local/7:30 a.m. ET at Saitama Stadium in Saitama, Japan and the match will be broadcast in the United States onNBCSN and Telemundo, with streaming coverage also provided at and through the Telemundo Deportes App. The match will also be replayed later that day on the USA Network at 5:30 p.m. ET and will be available for viewing on
Sporting News

Women's Olympic soccer quarterfinals: Complete schedule for all the knockout round matches

The quarterfinals of the 2021 Women's Olympic tournament are set and all the favorites are still alive in the quest for medals. Chile, China, New Zealand and Zambia were eliminated following the close of the group stage. The other eight teams advance to play in single-elimination knockout round matches beginning with the quarterfinals on Friday, July 30.

The U.S. Women's Soccer Team Is All Of Us. Come On, Ladies, 'LFG'

For my birthday this year a friend gave me a pink button with the message: “Carry yourself with the confidence of a mediocre white man.”. It made me laugh because it’s absurd, but also because it’s sadly decent advice. We gals have come a long way in the last 100 years. Women can vote now, we have careers and bank accounts, many of us have access to birth control, but, on average, our society still values the contribution of a mediocre white man more than any woman. Do it better, get paid less – this is a fact of life.
Washington Post

The U.S. women’s soccer team was absolutely clobbered. Don’t panic just yet.

The U.S. women’s national soccer team lost Wednesday, which is rare. The most-decorated female team in the sport was clobbered, which is jarring. The four-time World Cup champion, four-time Olympic gold medalist and top-ranked team for four years running was embarrassed in a major tournament after not losing — and settling for just four draws — in 2½ years?

US women's soccer team hosts its own Olympics opening ceremony

Members of the U.S. women’s national soccer team held their own private Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony Friday when they were unable to attend the official event due to preparations for an upcoming match. The soccer team’s official Twitter account tweeted a video Friday showing defender Abby Dahlkemper and forward Megan...