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Scenarios For The USWNT To Advance In The World Cup

The USA wraps up the group stage of the Women’s World Cup tonight against Nigeria. How can they advance to the knockout stage? We’ll answer that for you.

06/16/2015

U.S. players arrive at Memorial Field in Winnipeg, Manitoba for a training session ahead of their 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup match against Sweden, to be played on June 12, 2015. (Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Expect Fireworks In USWNT-Sweden Women’s World Cup Showdown

Friday night’s Women’s World Cup group stage match between the United States and Sweden should be everything soccer die-hards crave.

06/12/2015

Forward Sydney Leroux of the USA (R) vies for the ball with Australian defender Servet Uzunlar during the Group D match of the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup between the USA and Australia at the Winnipeg Stadium on June 8, 2015, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. AFP PHOTO/JEWEL SAMAD

U.S. Overcomes Shaky Start, Rides Rapinoe Goals To 3-1 Win Over Australia

Megan Rapinoe scored twice and the United States overcame early defensive shakiness to beat Australia 3-1 Monday night in the Americans’ opener at the Women’s World Cup.

06/09/2015

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Dynamo Beat Red Bulls 4-2 On Pair Of Bruin Goals

Will Bruin scored twice in the second half and the Houston Dynamo beat the New York Red Bulls 4-2 on Friday night.

06/05/2015

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FIFA: Women’s World Cup Primer

The Women’s World Cup begins on Saturday. What are the US’ chances? Take a look.

06/04/2015

Hope Solo of the US women's national team makes a save during pre-game warmups againt Mexico on May 17, 2015 in Carson, California, where the US defeated Mexico 5-1 in a pre-World Cup friendly. AFP PHOTO / FREDERIC J. BROWN        (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Bars To Watch The Women’s World Cup In NYC

If you aren’t planning a trip to our friends up north for the festivities, then cheer on Hope Solo and the United States Women’s National Soccer Team, or your favorite, in one of the best bars to watch the Women’s World Cup in New York City.

06/04/2015

New York Cosmos player Raul Gonzalez (C) and teammates applaud after a friendly football match against Cuba on June 2, 2015 at Pedro Marrero stadium in Havana. (Photo by Yamil Lage/AFP/Getty Images)

Cosmos Beat Cuba In Historic Havana Match

The New York club was the first professional U.S. soccer team to play in Cuba since the now-defunct Chicago Sting visited in 1978.

06/03/2015

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Sepp Blatter Resigns: Who Should Be FIFA’s Next President?

Sepp Blatter has resigned. Who should be the next president of FIFA?

06/02/2015

Attorney General Loretta Lynch speaks at a packed news conference at the U.S. Attorneys Office of the Eastern District of New York following the early morning arrest of world soccer figures, including officials of FIFA, for racketeering, bribery, money laundering and fraud on May 27, 2015 in New York City. Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty News

FIFA Corruption Case: Why Should Americans Care?

What does the FIFA case mean to the casual American soccer fan?

05/27/2015

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Top 5 Twitter Reactions To FIFA Arrests

FIFA, the governing body for the World Cups and much of what goes on in the soccer world, has had multiple officials arrested on charges of alleged money laundering, corruption, bribery, and more.

05/27/2015

Thierry Henry #14, Kenny Cooper #33, Joel Lindpere #20 and Dax McCarty #11 of the New York Red Bulls their first goal against the Philadelphia Union at PPL Park on October 27, 2012 in Chester, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Kljestan, Grella Provide The Offense As Red Bulls Beat Earthquakes 2-0

Sacha Kljestan and Mike Grella scored first-half goals and the New York Red Bulls beat the San Jose Earthquakes 2-0 on Friday night.

04/17/2015

Workers prepare the field at Yankee Stadium for NYCFC's inaugural home opener, as seen from Chopper 880 on March 13, 2015. (Photo by Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Crooks: Realizing A Childhood Dream At Yankee Stadium — With NYCFC!

This Sunday, I’ll walk through the press gate, take the elevator to press row and mark my spot in the radio booth at my favorite place in the world.

03/13/2015

Mix Diskerud of NYCFC celebrates his goal on the pitch against Orlando City SC at the Orlando Citrus Bowl on March 8, 2015 in Orlando, Florida. This was the first game for both teams and the final score was 1-1. (Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images)

NYCFC On The Radio: A New Team Means New Terms

Are you ready for the debut of MLS soccer on The FAN? For the uninitiated, listening to a sport they are unfamiliar with can make it difficult to follow the action.

03/11/2015

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Kaka’s Late Goal Gives Orlando City 1-1 Tie With NYCFC

New York appeared to be to be on its way to the victory in the 76th minute when Mix Diskerud took a pass from David Villa just outside 18-yard box, pushed it with one touch inside the box and rifled a curling shot that sneaked inside the far post.

03/09/2015

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Sellout Crowd Expected For Orlando City’s Inaugural Match With NYCFC

Club officials said an additional allotment of standing room-only tickets have now been sold, pushing the sellout for Sunday’s match to 62,000 at Orlando Citrus Bowl Stadium.

03/06/2015

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