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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019, semi-finals: Megan Rapinoe-led USA eye legacy as stoic England chase tournament history
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019, semi-finals: Megan Rapinoe-led USA eye legacy as stoic England chase tournament history

For the USA though, it’ll be a mission in quelling England’s shouts of “it’s coming home.” The catchphrase first used by the men’s England national football team, presupposes that football has a home and that it is England

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: USA's Megan Rapinoe accepts invite to House of Representatives after snubbing Donald Trump
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: USA's Megan Rapinoe accepts invite to House of Representatives after snubbing Donald Trump

Megan Rapinoe had earlier vowed to stay home if Donald Trump invited the women's team to Washington, and urged her teammates to join her in protesting the president's policies and character.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: From fearless Megan Rapinoe to Crystal Dunn's brilliance, how USA got better of France in quarter-finals
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: From fearless Megan Rapinoe to Crystal Dunn's brilliance, how USA got better of France in quarter-finals

Defending champions USA defeated France 2-1 in Paris on Friday in the ongoing FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 to set up a semi-finals clash against England.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Megan Rapinoe's double strike helps USA knock out France, sets up semis clash against England
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Megan Rapinoe's double strike helps USA knock out France, sets up semis clash against England

The 33-year-old Rapinoe added their second goal in the 65th minute and although France got back in the game with a Wendie Renard header in the 81st, the US held firm to maintain their record of never missing out on the World Cup semi-finals.

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: Megan Rapinoe-Donald Trump row, European power and VAR dominate noisy rest day
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: Megan Rapinoe-Donald Trump row, European power and VAR dominate noisy rest day

As the eight survivors caught their breaths, nursed their injuries and prepared for their quarter-finals, the headlines at the women's World Cup on Wednesday were dominated by a man who is not playing or even in France.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: President Donald Trump accuses US player Megan Rapinoe of 'disrespect'
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: President Donald Trump accuses US player Megan Rapinoe of 'disrespect'

US President Donald Trump had a war of words with US women's football player Megan Rapinoe after she claimed that she would never visit Trump's White House

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: USA beat Spain to set up blockbuster last-8 clash with hosts France; Sweden edge past Canada
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: USA beat Spain to set up blockbuster last-8 clash with hosts France; Sweden edge past Canada

Megan Rapinoe scored two penalties as defending champions the United States beat Spain on Monday to set up a mouthwatering quarter-final against hosts France at the women's World Cup, with Sweden joining them in the last eight.

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: 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: US depends heavily on experienced Megan Rapinoe to create chances for strikers
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: US depends heavily on experienced Megan Rapinoe to create chances for strikers

With more teams than ever capable of winning the World Cup, Rapinoe’s ability to pull something spectacular out of the bag to save a lost cause may come in very useful in France, despite the fact that she is nearing her mid-thirties.

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.

United States, Canada secure qualification for World Cup after dominant performances in CONCACAF Women's Championship
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United States, Canada secure qualification for World Cup after dominant performances in CONCACAF Women's Championship

The United States and Canada secured qualification for the World Cup after demolishing Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago respectively in the CONCACAF Women's Championship

Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan bag braces as United States thrash Mexico in CONCACAF Women's Championship
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Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan bag braces as United States thrash Mexico in CONCACAF Women's Championship

The United States women's football team put themselves on the path to qualification for the world cup by smashing six goals past Mexico in the CONCACAF Women's Championship.