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Women's FA Cup: Manchester City beat Everton in extra time to claim third title in four seasons
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Women's FA Cup: Manchester City beat Everton in extra time to claim third title in four seasons

This was City's third Women's FA Cup triumph in four seasons — a winning streak that began with Lloyd netting in the 2017 victory over Birmingham.

Female athletes should continue to fight for equality, says Tennis legend Billie Jean King
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Female athletes should continue to fight for equality, says Tennis legend Billie Jean King

King said her early goals for women’s tennis were to make sure all girls would have a place to compete, that women would be valued more for their accomplishments than their looks, and to ensure female athletes earned enough to make a living.

Carli Lloyd scores twice to help US Women's National Team hold off Sweden in Vlatko Andonovski's first game as coach
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Carli Lloyd scores twice to help US Women's National Team hold off Sweden in Vlatko Andonovski's first game as coach

Playing without some of its most high-profile players, including Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan, USWNT beat Sweden thanks to Carli Lloyd's brace in coach Vlatko Andonovski's first game in charge.

United States' men's football side backs women's team in their fight with federation for equal pay
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United States' men's football side backs women's team in their fight with federation for equal pay

The US Men's Football Team have alleged that the US Soccer Federation haven't been paying their players in proportion to the profits that the body generates

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: USA looking to win record fourth title in eight editions, face a determined Dutch team in finals
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: USA looking to win record fourth title in eight editions, face a determined Dutch team in finals

USA are the favourites to win the women's World Cup final but their opponents, the Netherlands do have an outside chance to upset the title holders

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Fearless United States' co-captain Megan Rapinoe takes on France and Donald Trump
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Fearless United States' co-captain Megan Rapinoe takes on France and Donald Trump

Fearless and ferocious, Megan Rapinoe finds herself facing battles on and off the field as US co-captain at the women's World Cup.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: US Soccer Federation and national team agree to mediation for gender discrimination lawsuit
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: US Soccer Federation and national team agree to mediation for gender discrimination lawsuit

The US Soccer Federation has reached a tentative agreement for mediation with the women’s national team to resolve complaints in a lawsuit over equal pay with the men’s team, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: US beat Sweden to make it three wins in row; Cameroon in last 16 after dramatic victory
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: US beat Sweden to make it three wins in row; Cameroon in last 16 after dramatic victory

The United States made it a perfect three wins out of three at the Women's World Cup on Thursday by beating Sweden 2-0 to top Group F, while Ajara Nchout fired Cameroon into the last 16 with a last-gasp winner.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Title holders USA seal last-16 berth courtesy Carli Lloyd's heroics against hapless Chile
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Title holders USA seal last-16 berth courtesy Carli Lloyd's heroics against hapless Chile

On Sunday, Lloyd became the first player to score in six consecutive Women's World Cup matches as the USA defeated Chile and joined Sweden in qualifying from Group F

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: USA's 13-0 hammering of Thailand 'part of growing game', says US captain Megan Rapinoe
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: USA's 13-0 hammering of Thailand 'part of growing game', says US captain Megan Rapinoe

United States captain Megan Rapinoe said hammering Thailand 13-0 in the Women's World Cup was all 'part of growing the game'.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Alex Morgan hits five goals as USA begin title defence with 13-0 demolition of Thailand
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Alex Morgan hits five goals as USA begin title defence with 13-0 demolition of Thailand

USA began their title defence by recording the biggest win in Women's World Cup history as Alex Morgan scored five goals in a 13-0 demolition of Thailand

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Gender pay gap debate looms large over mega event in France
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Gender pay gap debate looms large over mega event in France

The vast pay inequality was one of the reasons that prompted Women’s World Cup holders the United States to file a lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation in March.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Ali Krieger, Allie Long, Morgan Brian make the cut for defending champions United States' squad
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Ali Krieger, Allie Long, Morgan Brian make the cut for defending champions United States' squad

Krieger started for United States against Belgium on 7 April, her first appearance since an exhibition against Russia on 6 April, 2017. It will be the third World Cup for the 34-year-old right back, who has 99 international appearances

US women's football team files discrimination lawsuit against national federation demanding equal pay
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US women's football team files discrimination lawsuit against national federation demanding equal pay

The US women's national team filed a discrimination lawsuit against the Soccer Federation, just three months before defending their World Cup title.

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar on three-man shortlist for Best FIFA Men's Player Award
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Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar on three-man shortlist for Best FIFA Men's Player Award

Neymar was named alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on the three-man shortlist for the Best FIFA Men's Player Award, which was announced in London on Friday.

Rio Olympics 2016: US athlete’s mother’s suitcase deemed ‘suspicious’, destroyed by authorities
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Rio Olympics 2016: US athlete’s mother’s suitcase deemed ‘suspicious’, destroyed by authorities

The mother of American volleyball player, Carli Lloyd, had her suitcase exploded by authorities after it was deemed to be suspicious.

Rio Olympics 2016 football roundup: Carli Lloyd, Marta lead USA, Brazil into last eight
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Rio Olympics 2016 football roundup: Carli Lloyd, Marta lead USA, Brazil into last eight

United States kept their quest for fourth straight women's football gold firmly on track when captain Carli Lloyd ensured a 1-0 victory over France to qualify for the quarter-finals.

All hail Messi and Ronaldo, but Ballon d'Or is broken if it continues to glorify only goalscorers
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All hail Messi and Ronaldo, but Ballon d'Or is broken if it continues to glorify only goalscorers

It is unfair to compare a Messi to a Yaya Toure, or Thibaut Coutois to Neymar. Let Yaya battle it out with Paul Pogba, let Thiago Silva fight Raphael Varane and Dani Alves, and let Courtois go up against Neuer and de Gea.

Lionel Messi ends Ronaldo's Ballon D'or reign with 5th trophy, Carli Llyod wins women’s award
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Lionel Messi ends Ronaldo's Ballon D'or reign with 5th trophy, Carli Llyod wins women’s award

Lionel Messi won the Ballon d'Or trophy on Monday as the world's best player in 2015, ending Cristiano Ronaldo's two-year hold on soccer's top individual honor.

Women's World Cup: Carli Lloyd's hat-trick sinks Japan, helps USA clinch title
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Women's World Cup: Carli Lloyd's hat-trick sinks Japan, helps USA clinch title

Carli Lloyd became the first woman to score a hattrick in a World Cup final as she inspired the United States to a 5-2 demolition of defending champions Japan on Sunday.