Carli Lloyd

Christie Rampone #3 of the United States holds the World Cup Trophy after their 5-2 win over Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Final at BC Place Stadium on July 5, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

New York City Looking Into Parade For U.S. Women After World Cup Win

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s press secretary says the administration is looking into logistics and talking to the team and other partners about the idea.

07/06/2015

Carli Lloyd of the United States celebrates after assisting on a goal by Kelley O'Hara in the second half against Germany in the FIFA Women's World Cup semifinals at Olympic Stadium on June 30, 2015 in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

Lloyd Says She Wants To Help U.S. Women Defend World Cup Title In 2019

New Jersey native and World Cup champion Carli Lloyd says she thinks she will return to defend the United States’ title in four years.

07/06/2015

Carli Lloyd (R) celebrates after scoring her second goal against Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup final at BC Place Stadium on July 5, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Who Is Carli Lloyd? 5 Facts About U.S. Soccer’s World Cup Hero

Carli Lloyd has become a household name. But she’s no newcomer to Team USA or the international stage.

07/06/2015

Carli Lloyd and Sunil Gulati, the president of the United States Soccer Federation, pose with the Golden Ball trophy after winning the FIFA Women's World Cup finals 5-2 against Japan at BC Place Stadium on July 5, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

N.J.’s Carli Lloyd Becomes Household Name En Route To World Cup Title

For a brief time Sunday night, Carli Lloyd’s Wikipedia page listed her position as “President of the United States.”

07/06/2015

Megan Rapinoe, left, and Carli Lloyd of the United States celebrate in the first half against Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup Final at BC Place Stadium on July 5, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada.  (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

U.S. Gets Its Revenge, Blitzes Japan For Record Third Women’s World Cup Title

Carli Lloyd came up big again. Three times. And with it came the Americans’ elusive third Women’s World Cup title.

07/05/2015

Carli Lloyd of the United States celebrates after assisting on a goal by Kelley O'Hara in the second half against Germany in the FIFA Women's World Cup semifinals at Olympic Stadium on June 30, 2015 in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

NJ’s Carli Lloyd Talks About Helping Secure World Cup Victory Against Germany

The soccer sensation who got her start at Rutgers University, helped secure the win against Germany with a penalty goal and an assist with only five minutes left in the game.

07/01/2015

Carli Lloyd of the United States celebrates after assisting on a goal by Kelley O'Hara in the second half against Germany in the FIFA Women's World Cup semifinals at Olympic Stadium on June 30, 2015 in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

N.J.’s Carli Lloyd Comes Up Huge Again For Finals-Bound USWNT

“We didn’t come here just to make the final. We came here to win it,'” said Lloyd, a Jersey native who starred at Rutgers, after beating Germany in the semis of the Women’s World Cup.

07/01/2015

Hibernian Shock girls soccer team in Hamilton Square

Young NJ Athletes Inspired By U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Ahead Of World Cup Semis

Soccer coaches say being able to watch elite female soccer players from their home state has made a difference to the girls they teach and thousands of others across the state.

06/30/2015

Julie Johnston

Crooks: U.S. Women’s National Team Really Needs To Consider A Formation Change ASAP

With five days to prepare and two opponents that should cause minimal resistance on the path to the semifinals, the USWNT has adequate time and a strong need to change the structure of its system.

06/19/2015

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis answers a question as defender Julie Johnston looks on during a press conference at Memorial Field in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on June 10, 2015. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Crooks: One Of Best Weeks In American Soccer History Tempered By Troubling U.S. Women

In its Women’s World Cup opener, the U.S. team was fortunate to string together three or four passes.

06/12/2015

The United States celebrates with the American flag after defeating Japan by a score of 2-1 to win the Women's Football gold medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games at Wembley Stadium. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Brash, American Winning Machines

Call them whatever you like, but the U.S. Women’s Olympic soccer team backed-up their perceived boastfulness by living up to expectations.

08/10/2012

Hope Solo #1 and Carli Lloyd #10 of the United States celebrate with the American flag after defeating Japan by a score of 2-1 to win the Women's Football gold medal match on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Wembley Stadium on August 9, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Beats Japan 2-1 To Win Olympic Gold

The United States women’s soccer team won the Olympic gold medal Thursday, avenging one of its most painful defeats with a 2-1 victory over Japan.

08/09/2012

The United States Women's National Team celebrate scoring the winning goal during injury time of extra time during the London 2012 Olympic football semi final match at Old Trafford. (Photo credit: PAUL ELLIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Hartnett: US, Canada Deliver A Soccer Spectacle At Old Trafford

For a stadium that had seen so many epic clashes, yesterday’s Olympic semifinal encounter between the United States’ Women’s National Team and Canada was befitting of stadium nicknamed the “Theatre of Dreams.”

08/07/2012

Sweden v USA: Group C - FIFA Women's World Cup 2011

New Jersey Sends 19 To Olympics

New Jersey has 19 representatives in the upcoming Olympic games

07/11/2012

Alex Morgan of USA (C) celebrates the first goal with Megan Rapinoe of USA (L) and Abby Wambach of USA (R) during the FIFA Women's World Cup Final match between Japan and USA at the FIFA World Cup stadium Frankfurt on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Getty Images)

Despite Loss, Women’s World Cup Team Captured Tri-State Residents’ Hearts

All over the Tri-State, people gathered to watch the US women’s national soccer team in the FIFA Women’s World Cup final, through moments of elation and despair.

07/17/2011

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