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1 month ago

US draws Mexico, Cuba, Puerto Rico for World Cup qualifying

USA Basketball will face Puerto Rico, Mexico and Cuba in the first round of qualifying for the 2023 Basketball World Cup
1 month ago
US draws Mexico, Cuba, Puerto Rico for World Cup qualifying
7 months ago

USWNT’s Alex Morgan scores first goal since giving birth

The soccer star proves that moms can do it all while scoring her 108th goal in international play during the U.S. team’s 6-0 win against Argentina.
7 months ago
USWNT’s Alex Morgan scores first goal since giving birth
1 year ago

2022 World Cup further behind schedule with Asian games off

All Asian qualifying games for the 2022 World Cup scheduled this year have been postponed to 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic
1 year ago
2022 World Cup further behind schedule with Asian games off
2 years ago

What to know about the gender wage gap

Claire Wasserman of Ladies Get Paid defines the gender wage pay gap and tips for how you can fight it at work.
2 years ago
What to know about gender pay gap
2 years ago

Megan Rapinoe named Best Women's Player Of 2019

Megan Rapinoe gave a powerful speech upon accepting FIFA's Best Women's Player of 2019 award.
2 years ago
Megan Rapinoe named Best Women's Player Of 2019
2 years ago

Megan Rapinoe gives powerful speech as she becomes Best FIFA Women's Player 2019

Megan Rapinoe gave a powerful speech upon accepting FIFA's Best Women's Player of 2019 award.
2 years ago
Megan Rapinoe gives powerful speech as she becomes Best FIFA Women's Player 2019
2 years ago

Rapinoe, Messi win FIFA player of the year awards

Lionel Messi won his sixth FIFA player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at the FIFA Best ceremony at Milan's iconic Teatro all Scala on Monday
2 years ago
Rapinoe, Messi win FIFA player of the year awards
2 years ago

Group smuggles pride 'flag' into Russia for the World Cup

6 people wore the shirts of their country's team to recreate the flag
2 years ago
Group smuggles pride 'flag' into Russia for the World Cup
2 years ago

France overpowers Croatia 4-2 to win 2nd World Cup

The final ends a tournament full of surprises in a briefly changed Russia.
2 years ago
France overpowers Croatia 4-2 to win 2nd World Cup
2 years ago

Former U.S. soccer midfielder talks equal pay debate

ESPN's Julie Foudy explains why the U.S. women's soccer team's fight for equity and equal pay has been a decades long battle.
2 years ago
Former U.S. soccer midfielder talks equal pay debate
2 years ago

Rapinoe, Press speak out after pay mediation breaks down

USWNT stars Megan Rapinoe and Christen Press tell ABC News why the defending World Cup winners ended mediation in their equal pay lawsuit against the U.S. Soccer Federation.
2 years ago
Rapinoe, Press speak out after pay mediation breaks down
2 years ago

Megan Rapinoe, Christen Press speak out after ending US Soccer salary mediation

The defending World Cup winners are looking for equal pay to the men's team. Megan Rapinoe and Christen Press spoke with ABC about it.
2 years ago
Rapinoe on end of salary talks
2 years ago

US women's soccer walks out of salary mediation

The defending World Cup winners are looking for equal pay to the men's team.
2 years ago
US women's soccer walks out of salary mediation
2 years ago

How tracking their periods helped USA women's soccer team win the World Cup

The American players used menstrual cycle data to help fuel their World Cup win.
2 years ago
How tracking their periods helped USA women's soccer team win the World Cup
2 years ago

US Women's National Team invited to premiere of star-studded 'The Kitchen'

Sara Haines reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
2 years ago
US Women's National Team invited to premiere of star-studded 'The Kitchen'
2 years ago

USWNT coach Jill Ellis announces retirement

Ellis called the opportunity to coach the World Cup-winning U.S. Women's National Team "the honor of a lifetime."
2 years ago
USWNT coach Jill Ellis announces retirement
2 years ago

US Women's national soccer team coach Jill Ellis stepping down after historic season

Jill Ellis announced that she will be stepping down as the team's head coach after their scheduled victory tour.
2 years ago
US Women's national soccer team coach Jill Ellis stepping down after historic season
2 years ago

US women's Alex Morgan: What's next in the battle for gender equality

Alex Morgan spoke out Thursday in New York about inspiring young girls to compete in sports and what's next in her team's battle for equality.
2 years ago
US women's Alex Morgan: What's next in the battle for gender equality
2 years ago

North and South Korea to meet in 2022 World Cup qualifiers

The Korean neighbors will play each other home and away in Group H.
2 years ago
North and South Korea to meet in 2022 World Cup qualifiers
2 years ago

Jessica McDonald, the only mom on the US soccer team, just hopes her son remembers this

Jessica McDonald discusses being the only mother on the U.S. Women's National Team, which won the FIFA World Cup.
2 years ago
The only mom on the US soccer team just hopes her son remembers this
2 years ago

USWNT used innovative period tracking to help player performance at World Cup

The U.S. women's national soccer team used period tracking to help players' performances at the World Cup.
2 years ago
USWNT used innovative period tracking to help player performance at World Cup
2 years ago

US soccer star's hotel room robbed on ESPYS night

U.S. women's soccer star Allie Long tweeted that her wedding ring, cash and the key to New York City given to the World Cup champs were taken from her Ritz-Carlton hotel room.
2 years ago
US soccer star's hotel room robbed on ESPYS night
2 years ago

NYPD investigating vandalism of Megan Rapinoe posters in NYC as possible hate crime

The New York City Police Department is investigating the vandalism on several posters of U.S. women's soccer team captain Megan Rapinoe as a possible hate crime.
2 years ago
Vandalism on posters of Megan Rapinoe being investigated as possible hate crime: NYPD
2 years ago

World Cup champs steal the show at the ESPYS

The U.S. women's national team won the Best Team award, and Alex Morgan took home the trophy for Best Female Athlete.
2 years ago
World Cup champs steal the show at ESPYS
2 years ago

Megan Rapinoe says 'it's our responsibility to make this world a better place'

Fresh off of her World Cup victory, the co-captain of the U.S. Women's National Team gives an inspiring speech in New York City.
2 years ago
Megan Rapinoe says 'it's our responsibility to make this world a better place'
2 years ago

'Your message is excluding people': Megan Rapinoe doubles down on her Trump criticism

U.S. women's soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe confirmed that the World Cup champs have not been invited to the White House, but said that they wouldn't want to go.
2 years ago
Megan Rapinoe doubles down on her Trump criticism
2 years ago

Women's World Cup champions celebrate at parade in NYC

Team USA was welcomed home with ticker-tape "Parade of Champions" after winning the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup.
2 years ago
Women's World Cup champions celebrate at parade in NYC
2 years ago

US women's soccer World Cup ticker tape parade marked by calls for equal pay

The parade on Wednesday morning marked the first time a women's athletic team is honored twice with a celebration in the Canyon of Heroes.
2 years ago
US Soccer president drowned out by calls for 'equal pay' at parade
2 years ago

US soccer star Megan Rapinoe urges fans to 'watch your team'

The U.S. Women's National Team, including coach Jill Ellis, join "GMA" to discuss their fourth FIFA Women's World Cup title.
2 years ago
US Women's National Team discuss 'dynasty' after 4th World Cup title
2 years ago

How the US Women's National Team could approach sponsorships after World Cup win

Athletes, particularly soccer players like the Women's National Team who just won their second consecutive World Cup, need to move fast with sponsorships after a big win.
2 years ago
How the Women's National Team could approach sponsorships after World Cup win
2 years ago

USA Women's team share words of encouragement after World Cup win

The soccer stars of the USA Women's team landed in New York to celebrate their second consecutive World Cup win.
2 years ago
USA Women's team share words of encouragement after World Cup win
2 years ago

What to know about the US women's soccer team New York City ticker-tape parade

The parade on Wednesday will be the first time a women's athletic team is honored twice with a celebration in the Canyon of Heroes.
2 years ago
US women's soccer team to make history again with ticker-tape parade
2 years ago

Fans cheer for US soccer champs in Times Square

The U.S. Women's National Team's biggest fans cheer for the four-time World Cup champs ahead of their appearance on "GMA."
2 years ago
Fans cheer for US soccer champs in Times Square
2 years ago

Team USA makes a triumphant return home

The players send a message to young girls to "dream big." ABC News' Kenneth Moton reports.
2 years ago
Team USA makes a triumphant return home
2 years ago

Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan talk World Cup victory

Coach Jill Ellis and players Julie Ertz, Rose Lavelle, Alyssa Naeher, Carli Lloyd and Crystal Dunn chat about their big win and what fans can expect next.
2 years ago
Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan talk World Cup victory
2 years ago

US Women's National Team talks upcoming parade, Olympics

Ahead of their NYC ticker tape parade, Carli Lloyd discusses her future playing soccer at an international level and Megan Rapinoe talks the 2020 Olympics.
2 years ago
US Women's National Team talks upcoming parade, Olympics
2 years ago

Women's World Cup champions return to the US

The team, which earned its record fourth - and second consecutive -- World Cup win, will participate in a ticker-tape parade in New York City.
2 years ago
Women's World Cup champions return to the US
2 years ago

U.S. women's soccer team celebrated as 'absolute magic'

All over the country, fans, young and old and girls and boys, watched as the U.S. team won their second consecutive World Cup.
2 years ago
U.S. women's soccer team celebrated as 'absolute magic'
2 years ago

Pelosi invites US women's soccer team to Capitol Hill amid uncertainty over Trump invitation

Democrats have invited the U.S. women's soccer team to Capitol Hill amid uncertainty over President Trump's earlier invitation to the White House.
2 years ago
Pelosi invites US women's soccer team to Capitol amid uncertainty over Trump invite
2 years ago

Team USA are role models and inspire millions of fans

The U.S. women's soccer team victory is inspiring, and their fight for equal pay may change the future of the game for the girls who look up to them.
2 years ago
Team USA are role models and inspire millions of fans
2 years ago

Soccer legend Brandi Chastain cheers on US team in Women's World Cup

Soccer legend Brandi Chastain is a big fan of the U.S. women in this year's World Cup.
2 years ago
Soccer legend Brandi Chastain cheers on US team in Women's World Cup
2 years ago

After World Cup win, US women pivot to gender discrimination lawsuit

After they finish competing in the World Cup, the U.S. Women's National Team still has a gender discrimination lawsuit to deal with.
2 years ago
After World Cup win, US women pivot to gender discrimination lawsuit
2 years ago

US wins World Cup over Netherlands on Megan Rapinoe penalty kick, Rose Lavelle goal

The United States takes on the Netherlands in the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup finals.
2 years ago
US wins World Cup on Megan Rapinoe, Rose Lavelle goals
2 years ago

Fans react to goal scored in Women's World Cup final

The U.S. won the 2019 Women's World Cup in a 2-0 finish over the Netherlands, thanks to a penalty kick in the 61st minute.
2 years ago
Fans react to goal scored in Women's World Cup final
2 years ago

Brandi Chastain cheers on Women's World Cup

Brandi Chastain is a two-time Olympic gold medalist who famously ripped her shirt off while cheering a successful penalty kick in the 1999 World Cup tiebreaker against China.
2 years ago
Brandi Chastain cheers on Women's World Cup
2 years ago

USA vs. Netherlands in Women’s World Cup Final: LIVE UPDATES

Follow live updates as USA faces the Netherlands in the Women’s World Cup Final.
2 years ago
2 years ago

World Cup star Christen Press was ready for 'shooting star moment' in semifinal match against England

Christen Press talks about her goal against England and how the U.S. Women's National Team will approach Sunday's World Cup final match.
2 years ago
World Cup soccer star was ready for 'shooting star moment'
2 years ago

On the eve of the World Cup final, Rapinoe calls out FIFA

Her criticism ranged from prize money gap between men and women, to scheduling.
2 years ago
2 years ago

US women's soccer team gets ready for World Cup finals

The reigning champs will defend their title against the Netherlands on Sunday.
2 years ago
US women's soccer team gets ready for World Cup finals
2 years ago

Morgan says tea-sipping celebration was nod to Sophie Turner

Alex Morgan's tea-sipping goal celebration at the Women's World Cup was a nod to actress Sophie Turner's amusing Instagram posts
2 years ago