World Cup

July 08, 2019 - 10:38 am
( WCCO ) - In the moments after the United States captured its second straight World Cup title at the Stade de Lyon in France, a chant of "Eq-ual Pay, Eq-ual Pay!" Reverberated around the stadium. -- EQUAL PAY #USWNT — Mina Park (@minapark) July 7, 2019 It was statement...
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USA Today
Steve Geller
July 07, 2019 - 12:44 pm
For the 4th time in Women's World Cup history, the United States Womens National Team is taking home the title of champions. The Americans beat the Netherlands in the final 2-0 as Megan Rapinoe put the US on the board first after she easily drilled home a penalty kick. Rose Lavelle followed with...
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July 15, 2018 - 12:25 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — With Vladimir Putin watching from the stands, France won its second World Cup title in a match that was interrupted by an on-field protest during the second half that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for. Nineteen-year-old Kylian Mbappe became only the second teenager to...
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Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports
September 08, 2017 - 2:20 pm
( -- North America is bidding against Morocco to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup and New Orleans wants to get in on the action. Jay Cicero, CEO of the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation, says the Crescent City has already hosted 10 Super Bowls, six men’s Final Fours and the World Cup would...
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