Tag "Alex Morgan"

Galvin: Pay the United States Women’s National Team

The United States Women’s National Team proved that they are, yet again, the greatest in the world. But what isn’t the greatest in the world? The fact that these women are paid a FRACTION of the amount that the men’s national team would have made if they won the tournament. Plain and short, they need to be paid. 

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Alex Morgan Birthday Goal Sends USWNT to World Cup Final

It was an electrifying 97 minutes in Lyon as the United States Women’s National Team faced the England Women’s Team in the Semi-final of the Women’s World Cup. With a lot of controversy and excitement before the game, with the

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USWNT Trumps the White House by Declining Invite

The USWNT defeated Spain 2-1, advancing to the quarterfinals against France. 

On Tuesday, a reporter asked Megan Rapinoe, if she was excited about going to the White House, she immediately said, “I’m not going to the f*cking White House,” adding that she hardly expects to even be invited.  

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USWNT Prepares for France Quarter-Final After Hard-fought Victory over Spain

After a hard-fought victory against Spain on Monday, the U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) is preparing to take on France this Friday in a quarterfinals match in Paris. The match against Spain, which was a round of 16 matchup, was a very physical one, as both teams came out quickly and ready to play from the start of the match. Several players like Alex Morgan and Rose Lavelle took some hard hits inside the box leading to two penalty kicks. But shortly after the United States’ scored their first goal on a penalty kick, the USA’s mojo started to crumble a bit as goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher passed the ball to a tightly marked player which lead to an easy goal for Spain. The match ended with a 2-1 victory for the United States. 

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